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  Publications below highlighted in yellow are suitable for educational and general use.

OGS Bulletins to download
OGS Circulars to download
OGS Guidebooks to download
Special Publications
OGS Special Publications to download
Open-File Reports
OGS Open-File Reports to download
Hydrologic Atlases
Hydrologic Atlases 1–12
Oklahoma Geology Notes
Oklahoma Geology Notes to download
Educational Publication 6
Oklahoma generalized geologic time scale—the story told by rocks, by James R. Chaplin. Full-color, 22×34-in. poster. 1999; 2nd printing, 2001.
Educational Publication 7
Reading Topographic Maps—Activities for Earth Science Teachers and Students, by James R. Chaplin. 82 pages. 2001. Three-ring binder, $15.
Note: USGS Topographical Maps for Oklahoma is used as a supplement to EP-7 and is available online at:
Oklahoma topographic maps can be purchased at the publication sales office of the Oklahoma Geological Survey at the OPIC facility.
Educational Publication 8
Oklahoma Geology for Earth Science Teachers/Students Grades 6–12, by James R. Chaplin. 82 pages. 2001. Three-ring binder, $12.
Educational Publication 9
Earth Science and Minerals Resources of Oklahoma, by Kenneth S. Johnson and Kenneth V. Luza, editors. 21 pages. $8. (Follow link to OGS Education, Outreach pages and scroll down to access EP-9)
Information Series 1
Mountains, Streams and Lakes of Oklahoma, by Kenneth S. Johnson, 1998.
Information Series 2
Geology and Mineral Resources of Oklahoma, by Kenneth S. Johnson, 1998.
Information Series 3
An Enduring Partnership—Oklahoma and the Petroleum Industry (21-page booklet).
Information Series 4
Industrial Mineral Resources of Oklahoma, by Kenneth S. Johnson, 1998.
Information Series 5
Geology of Red Rock Canyon State Park, by Neil H. Suneson and Kenneth S. Johnson (20-page booklet) (previously OF6–96).
Information Series 6
Gee(whiz)ology of Oklahoma, by Neil H. Suneson (20-page booklet).
Information Series 7
Geology of Arcadia Lake Parks—An Introduction and Field-Trip Guide, by W. Aaron Siemers, Thomas M. Stanley, and Neil H. Suneson (20-page booklet).
Information Series 8
"Is This Dinosaur Dung?". . . And Other questions Answered by the Oklahoma Geological Survey, compiled by Neil H. Suneson (35-page booklet).
Information Series 9
Oklahoma's Energy Landscape, by Dan Boyd and Brian Cardott. Published for Earth Science Week October 7–13, 2001.
Information Series 10
Oklahoma oil, natural gas, and our place in the big picture, by Dan T. Boyd. 52 pages. 2004.
Information Series 11
Geologic hazards in Oklahoma, by Kenneth V. Luza and Kenneth S. Johnson. 21 pages. 2005.
Information Series 12
Oklahoma Mineral Locality Index, by Arthur E. Smith, Jr., Robert O. Fay, and Joe Lobell. Reprinted from Rocks and Minerals, Vol. 72, No. 4, 1997. 13 pages. 2008.
Information Series 13
The barite roses of Oklahoma by David London. Reprinted from The Mineralogical Record, July-August 2008. 2009.
Information Series 14
Petrified Wood in Oklahoma, by Neil H. Suneson. Reprinted from The Shale Shaker, vol. 60, No. 6, May/June 2010. 2010.
Mineral Reports
Mineral Reports Through No. 36


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