At a glance

Branner Earth Sciences Library & Map Collections

Instruction, workshops & events

Library tours & orientation

The library offers orientation tours every fall for incoming students by request. Tours are also available year round for groups or individuals. To arrange a tour, please email

Instruction & workshops

We offer workshops catered to the earth sciences, map collections and geographic information services (GIS). Students, faculty, and staff are welcome. If you know of a workshop you would like to have us offer, please email us! Instruction contacts:

GIS: Stace Maples, Geospatial Manager,

Maps: Julie Sweetkind-Singer, Map Librarian,

Earth, Energy, & Environmental Sciences: Bridget Thrasher, Earth & Environmental Sciences Librarian,