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External databases and information sources

In the study room of the CGS library access is provided to fulltext databases that are recognized world-wide (Science Direct, SpringerLink, Wiley Interscience, Blackwell, GeoscienceWorld ) as well as bibliographical databases (Web of Knowledge, Scopus, Georef and Geobase, Environment Complete). These databases have been made accessible under the terms of the MSMT project INFOZ. The library provides remote access for the staff of CGS. On this page can be found the externally licensed and free electronic information sources that are available.

Registered users of the CGS library are given access to licensed sources on condition that they are used only for personal study and research using the procedures and tools approved. When working with licensed sources, the use of other robots or automatic downloading programs it is not allowed.

CzechELib Consorcium

You can find more information about CzechElib on its website.


Web of Knowledge



Google Scholar

Search engine for professional papers based on the entry of key words

Science Direct


Wiley - Blackwell


This database enables access to full-text geological periodicals issued by different publishers in Europe, Canada and the United States.

Environment Complete

This database contains more than 1,957,000 entries taken from more than 1,700 titles published both in the USA and other countries in which it is possible to search back to the1940’s.

Geoscience e-Journals

Geoscience publications with free electronic access, 54 titles at present


Electronic library and search engine dedicated to literature about informatics

Directory of Open Access Journals

Portal with other freely available magazines (more than 2,500 titles).

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