Geography Internet Resources
This page contains links to web sites outside of Tarleton.
The links are provided as a convenience for research.
Tarleton has no control over, and is not responsible for the content found on external sites.
Please contact the subject-specialist librarian if you have research questions, would like library instruction, or have material purchase requests.
Reference Department - Office 110C
American Geographical Society - This oldest professional geographical organization in the United States, being established in 1851 has as its mission the linking of business, professional, and scholarly worlds in the creation and application of geographical knowledge and techniques to address economic, social, and environmental problems.
Association of American Geographers - Founded in 1904, the AAG is a scientific and educational society. Its 6,500 members share interests in the theory, methods, and practice of geography.
Department of Geography - University of Edinburgh; links to earthquake locator, UK weather maps, virtual tourist, others.
Geoscience Information Society - Founded in 1965, the GIS facilitates the exchange of information in the geosciences through cooperation among scientists, librarians, editors, cartographers, educators, and information professionals.
Internet Public Library Geography - Interesting and different links to important geographical information.
Local Labs - Free socioeconomic data by geographic region.
Virtual Geography Department Project - working groups provide course materials on related subjects; includes links to cartography, physical geography, urban and economic geography resources and geographic information sciences.