Tethys RDR (Research Data Repository)

Tethys RDR is a research data repository of the GeoSphere Austria, which publishes geoscientific research data generated at the survey.

Rocky Austria

Popular scientific standard work on geology of Austria based based on the printed version.


The Thesaurus Project of the Geological Survey of Austria attempts the task of the construction of a controlled vocabulary for the semantic harmonisation of map-based geodata.


Geodata and services of the Geological Survey on geodata topics from ANNEX II and ANNEX III of the EU Directive

Web Applications

Through Web Applications a lot of geoscientific informations is available.

Web Services

For GIS Applications the Geological Survey provides georeferenced published maps and GEOFAST-Sheets.


Employees and students of participating institutions have the opportunity to use the Internet access at their actual locations using the familiar user name and password.

Library Online Catalog

The online catalog provides information on the library’s collections and archives of the Geological Survey. The largest earth-science library of the country keeps systematic and continuous records on geoscientific literature concerning Austria.

» Online Catalog

Publishing & Editing

The publishing house of the Geological Survey publishes publications of the Geological Survey , which are available in the webshop and the bookstore.