Useful websites for Geography

  • Tips on evaluating websites
    UK geography sites
    International geography sites
    Organisations and associations
    Catalogues of other libraries
    Suggestions

    Tips on evaluating websites

    There is a huge amount of information available on the Internet, from academic research to misinformation and trivia. If you do decide to use internet sites for your research, be selective and critical. You need to evaluate internet sources just as you would printed sources. Look at the Library guides Evaluating Web sources and Citing information sources and plagiarism for tips on how to select, evaluate and cite web sites.

    UK geography sites

    International geography sites

    Organisations and associations

    Catalogues of other libraries

    • SOLO: the University of Oxford libraries' Catalogue includes the stock of the Bodleian Library
    • British Library
    • COPAC contains the merged online catalogues of more than 20 of the largest university research libraries in the UK and Ireland, including the British Library Public Catalogue.

    Suggestions

    If you would like to recommend a website for this list, please contact the Academic Liaison Librarian for geography. Contact details can be found here