Author Resources


NBMG scientists conduct research and publish reports, maps, and other types of publications on mineral resources, engineering geology, environmental geology, hydrogeology, and geologic mapping. Research results are also commonly published in scientific journals and federal publications. The below resources and guidelines are available to authors publishing works through NBMG.

NBMG Publication Process

Click the link below for a detailed breakdown of the NBMG process.

Publication Guidelines (FAQ)

During the publication process, many questions arise regarding file formats to use when submitting publication files, style standards, and other questions. Please refer to the link below for NBMG publication guidelines and frequently asked questions.


Additional Resources

Resources such as other useful style guides and exceptions to some of our adopted standards are available at the link below.



Information regarding NBMG copyright is available at the link below.