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News 2013-01-21

redesign: kreidefossilien.de in english

redesign: kreidefossilien.de in english

During the years a lot of non-german speakers visits the site and used translation tools like Googles or just navigated by trial-and error. After I decided to go over with the site I implemented at least a basic navigation in english. It's still in progress but I hope I'll be able to offer an acceptable comfort soon.



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» Literature 2018-12-08

1500+ Entries in the Bibliography of the Saxonian-Bohemian Cretaceous

During the last years the bibliography has grown up to over 1500 single entries. The main focus of this collection is the published (and unpublished) literature on geology and paleontology of the Saxonian-Bohemian Cretaceous. It contains monographs, articles in journals, excursion guides, conference abstracts and even PhD and diploma thesis for example. Since a couple of weeks there is the possibility to export this literature database to the *.bib file format (BiBTeX), which can be used with the most common software for data and literature management like Citavi, Endnote or JabRef.

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» WebGIS 2016-02-20

Open the Map-Navigator

Version 1  - in development

Small WebGIS with informations on localities and references combined with the geological maps of Germany 1:200.000 (GÜK200), Saxony (1:50.000) and the Czech Republic (1:50.000).

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» Literature 2015-12-18

digitized geoscientific journals

<a href='https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Rueckenschilder.jpg' target='_blank'>Rückenschilder</a> - <a href='https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/User:Lysippos' target='_blank'>Lysippos|wikimedia.org</a> - Lizenz: <a href='https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/3.0/deed.de' target='_blank'>CC-BY-SA 3.0</a>

List of digitized geoscientific Journals (mainly historical geology/palaeontology). At least one issue has been published before 1930 and is freely accessible (exceptions marked).

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e-book of the week

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» Literature 2017-03-11

Digital Library

Literatur - Foto: A Rainbow of Books von Dawn Endico auf flickr.com; Lizenz: CC-BY-SA 2.0

Works belonging to the Public Domain (copyright expired) were digitized by projects like Google Books, archive.org and for natural scientific literature the Biodiversity Heritage Library (BHL) specificly. A lot of the material is widespreaded on different (hidden) databases. A list on free available e-books is provided here (Upper Cretaceous of NW-Europe, especially Saxony, Bohemia and the north German Basin).

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