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Managed by the Government of Canada Publications, GEOSCAN is an Open Access database that collates the Earth Sciences publications of the Natural Resources Canada (NRCAN). Included are almost 90,000 records of Mining, Materials and Energy, Geological Survey of Canada publications, Topographic Maps, Remote Sensing, and Geodesy publications. GEOSCAN offers integrated access services to researchers and students while preserving and disseminating knowledge stemming from Natural Resources Canada's published research and information. It classifies, organizes and disseminates knowledge, providing access to NRCan's publications on topics related to sustainable development, mineral and energy resources and landmass. The database is managed by the Information Management Division of Natural Resources Canada. An Open Access service, GEOSCAN continually adds records and full-text publications as they become available.

Publication date: January 1, 2022

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