Encyclopedia of Paleontology - Ref QE 703 .E523 1999
Covers principles and methods of the field, as well as paleontologists and their findings throughout the world. Entries cover dinosaurs and other animals and plants found in the fossil record.
Lexicon of Geologic Names of the United States (including Alaska) - Ref QE 75 .B8
Provides information from records kept since the 1880s by the U.S. Geological Survey, Geological Names Committee. This work identifies the names of geological features by time period and location and provides reviews of the literature referring to the names. Supplements provide information on more recently named features. Most of the names from the print volumes are also provided online.