The Geological Society Library

Opening hours:

Monday – Friday 9:30 – 17:30, by appointment.


Centre of Documentation of the Italian Geological Society
c/o Centre of GeoTechnology – university of Siena
Via Vetri Vecchi, 34 - 52027 San Giovanni Valdarno (Arezzo)
Phone: 055 9119443    Fax: 055 9119439      E-mail:

The Library includes:

  • all the  publications of the Italian Geological Society from its foundation (Bulletins, Memoirs, Report, Special Volumes);
  • all the geological maps attached to the articles;
  • all the material (magazines, books, geological maps) received in exchange from Italian and foreign scientific societies and    associations corresponding with the Italian Geological Society;
  • material provided in various ways by institutions or privates (available and free).

The Library’s material cannot be borrowed. The material can be:

  • consulted and reproduced personally  at the Library (for more information click here);
  • on-line checked, downloaded or you can buy a copy ( for more information click here).