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Geography: Introduction: Introduction

About this guide

This guide has been created in order to assist students in their investigation and research in the field of geography.  It is not meant to be all inclusive, but rather a selection of topics, issues, researchers and thinkers, books, online resources and social media to pique interest in geography and act as a road map as to where further resources can be found.

Video - what is geography?

The oceans are responsible for providing a great portion of the air we breath, water we drink, the food we eat, yet they remain mostly unexplored and poorly understood. Oceanographer David Gallo introduces is to the perils and promises of exploring and understanding Poseidon’s planet.

Glossary & Dictionary

Geography, as any other academic discipline, uses terms and abbreviations in a specific way. This link will take you to the National Geographic Education Glossary. This link is for the Cengage Geologic Glossary.

Google Scholar Searches

Google Scholar Search

Created by Nadine Bailey

This guide was created by Nadine Bailey between November 2013 and June 2015.

Please report any problems or missing links to for changes and updates.