Ohio University

Department of Geological Sciences

Interdepartmental Paleontology Program

OHIO Center for Ecology and Evolutionary Studies

Paleontology and Geology Resources on the Web

Ordovician Atlas of Ancient Life: Fossils of the Cincinnati region

Digitial Atlas of Ancient Life

IGCP 653: Onset of the Great Ordovician Biodiversification Event

Paleobiology Database

Paleontology Portal

Tree of Life Project

UC Berkeley’s Museum of Paleontology’s History of Life

Dry Dredger’s Website on Cincinnati fossils 

Steve Holland’s Website on Cincinnati fossils and stratigraphy 

Brachnet: All about Brachiopods

PAST: Paleonotological Statistics Package 


Ron Blakey’s Paleogeography website

CHRONOS Database

Directory of US Geographic Names 

USGS National Lexicon of Geologic Names 

Professional Societies

Geological Society of America (GSA)

International Biogeography Society (IBS)

International Commission on Stratigraphy (ICS)

Palaeontological Association

The Paleontological Society

SEPM (Society for Sedimentary Geology)

Funding Sources for Paleontology Students

AAPG Grants in Aid

Dry Dredgers’ Paul Sander’s Award

Sigma Xi Grants in Aid of Research

GSA Graduate Student Research Grants

Paleontological Society Grants-in-Aid

NSF Graduate Research Fellowships 

PDF of additional funding sources (Internal to OU, Museums, Travel Funds, etc)