Editorial and Publishing Unit
The publishing unit of the Geological Survey of Austria publishes publications of the Geologische Bundesanstalt, which are available in the webshop and bookstores. The publications are produced by the editor, who is the contact for authors.
Since 1850, geoscientific publications and maps have been published in the publishing unit of the Geological Survey.
The spectrum ranges from journals to books to geological maps in various scales with explanatory notes. In addition there are popular science publications.
Sale, library, map collection and scientific archive are open:
Mo to Th: 09:00 - 12:00
Mo, Th: 13:00 - 16:00
Currently the Geological Survey of Austria offers the possibility to publish in the following print media.
Jahrbuch der Geologischen Bundesanstalt
The "yearbook" is since 1850 the most important printing unit of the survey.
Submission of papers: 30th June
Abhandlungen der Geologischen Bundesanstalt
The "treatise" mainly contain monographs.
Archiv für Lagerstättenforschung der Geologischen Bundesanstalt
The focus is on raw materials/mineral resources and hydrogeological topics.
Berichte der Geologischen Bundesanstalt
The digital reports often appear to be related to conferences and meetings (abstracts, field guides).
Contact and guidlines for authors:
Editor: » Christoph Janda
phone: +43 (1) 712 56 74 - 416
Publishing Unit: » Thomas Hofmann
phone: +43 (1) 712 56 74 - 500
The publications are available in the webshop or in the library.