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Contact: Michael Miyazaki
(301) 961-6761 or E-mail:

For Immediate Release

CSA & GeoScienceWorld Partner

Will Offer Major Collections of Electronic Journals in Geosciences

BETHESDA, Maryland, USA (4 February 2005) -- CSA and GeoScienceWorld (GSW) have entered into an agreement to offer the GSW Millennium Collection and the GSW Literature Archives.

These collections offer a comprehensive Internet-based resource for research and communications in the geosciences, built on a core database aggregation of peer-reviewed journals. Subscribers will have access to the electronic full-text from the following journals:

  • AAPG Bulletin
  • American Mineralogist
  • Bulletin de la Société Géologique de France
  • Bulletin of Canadian Petroleum Geology
  • Bulletin of the Seismological Society of America
  • Clay Minerals
  • Clays and Clay Minerals
  • Economic Geology 
  • Environmental and Engineering Geoscience
  • Environmental Geosciences
  • Exploration and Mining Geology
  • Geochemistry - Exploration, Environment, Analysis
  • Geological Magazine
  • Geological Society of America Bulletin
  • Geology
  • Journal of Foraminiferal Research
  • Journal of Paleontology
  • Journal of Sedimentary Research
  • Journal of the Geological Society of London
  • Leading Edge
  • Micropaleontology
  • Mineralogical Magazine   
  • Palaios
  • Paleobiology
  • Palynology
  • Quarterly Journal of Engineering Geology and Hydrogeology
  • Reviews in Mineralogy and Geochemistry
  • Rocky Mountain Geology
  • South African Journal of Geology  
  • Vadose Zone 

The journals will be delivered through HighWire Press’s Internet platform. One to five years of backfiles will be available for journals in the GSW Millennium Collection; complete, uninterrupted backfiles will be available for journals in the GSW Literature Archives.

GeoScienceWorld is the result of a collaboration by six leading earth science societies and one institute to develop cooperatively an electronic research resource unprecedented in the earth sciences. GSW was developed to deliver online the aggregated journal content of both its founding organizations and many other not-for-profit and independent geoscience publishers. The founding organizations of GSW are the American Association of Petroleum Geologists, American Geological Institute, Geological Society of America, Geological Society of London, Mineralogical Society of America, Society for Sedimentary Geology, and Society of Exploration Geophysicists. More detailed information about GeoScienceWorld can be found at (

CSA is a worldwide information company, serving as a guide to researchers to help them be more effective in their work by enabling and expediting discovery, aiding the management and organization of quality information and providing tools to assist in its subsequent dissemination. CSA specializes in publishing and distributing in print and electronically 100 bibliographic and full-text databases and journals in four primary editorial areas: natural sciences, social sciences, arts & humanities, and technology. A privately held company, CSA is headquartered in Bethesda, Maryland, with offices throughout the U.S., and in Australia, Hong Kong, Japan, Europe and the United Kingdom. Researchers in more than 4,000 institutions worldwide use CSA information resources, and CSA’s print journals are used in more than 80 countries. CSA has been a leader in publishing and providing quality abstracts and indexes and an innovator in the information field for over 30 years.

For further information, contact Michael Miyazaki, Marketing Manager, CSA (Tel. +1 301 961 6761 / E-mail: