GEOG 3900

Head of Geology Library & Map Room
Mathematical Sciences Librarian
Science Education Specialist

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Danny Dotson
180E Geology Library
Orton Hall



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Google Scholar covers a wide range of topics.

Use the above link to you can make sure Google Scholar works best for you on or off campus.  In order to better use it, connect it to OSU by going to Settings > Library links (on left) and then search for Ohio StateCheck the option The Ohio State University Libraries - Find It @ OSU.

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Accessing items

You'll see some important buttons while using the OSU Libraries resouces. Especially important are these 4:


Request this item button

Where: OSU Library Catalog.

What: Have an item sent to another location for pickup or recall an item checked out.


OhioLINK Catalog button

Where: OSU Library Catalog.

What: Check for access of an individual item via OhioLINK - such as an item checked out at OSU. Also repeats searches in the OHioLINK catalog to see additional options for your need.


request button for OhioLINK

Where: OhioLINK Catalog

What: Click to have an item delivered to OSU from an OhioLINK library.


Find It! button

Where: Library Databases

What: Check for online access to journal articles, conference papers, and more. Also gives interlibrary loan option if item is not available online.


Writing & Communicating Science


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Sample Highly Cited Journal Articles

Holocene climatic instability: A prominent, widespread event 8200 yr ago

Spatial distribution of δ18O in meteoric precipitation

Observed and simulated multidecadal variability in the northern hemisphere

A 1000-year high precision record of δ13C in atmospheric CO2

Predicting organismal vulnerability to climate warming: Roles of behaviour, physiology and adaptation

High-resolution palaeoclimatic records for the last millennium: Interpretation, integration and comparison with general circulation model control-run temperatures

Climate over past millennia

Orbital and millennial Antarctic climate variability over the past 800,000 years

European seasonal and annual temperature variability, trends, and extremes since 1500

Global signatures and dynamical origins of the little ice age and medieval climate anomaly

A younger, thinner arctic ice cover: Increased potential for rapid, extensive sea-ice loss

Palaeo-climate reconstruction from stable isotope variations in speleothems: A review

Highly variable northern hemisphere temperatures reconstructed from low- and high-resolution proxy data

A stratigraphic framework for abrupt climatic changes during the last glacial period based on three synchronized Greenland ice-core records: Refining and extending the INTIMATE event stratigraphy

Distributional variations in marine crenarchaeotal membrane lipids: A new tool for reconstructing ancient sea water temperatures? 

Global warming preceded by increasing carbon dioxide concentrations during the last deglaciation

A high-resolution millennial record of the south Asian monsoon from Himalayan ice cores

Persistent positive north Atlantic oscillation mode dominated the medieval climate anomaly

Mid- to late Holocene climate change: An overview

Influence of the intertropical convergence zone on the east Asian monsoon