SGS Library

SGS holds its own library with textbooks and scientific journals, which can be borrowed for free by all SGS members. If you are interested, please contact us at or drop in at our library in Room D145 on GeoCampus Lankwitz of Freie Universität Berlin (Malteserstr. 74-100, 12249 Berlin).

Click on the desired category to open the table. Sorting is also possible by clicking on Title, Author or Year.

Our library lists the following publications:

Title Author/s Year
Advances in Near-surface Seismology and Ground-penetrating Radar Richard D. Miller
John H. Bradford
Klaus Holliger
Engineering Seismology with Applications to Geotechnical Engineering Öz Yilmaz 2015
Geophysical Characterization of Gas Hydrates Michael Riedel
Eleanor C. Willoughby
Satinder Chopra
GEOPHYSICS Today: A Survey of the Field as the Journal Celebrates its 75th Anniversary Editors of GEOPHYSICS 2010
Heavy Oils: Reservoir Characterization and Production Monitoring Satinder Chopra
Laurence R. Lines
Douglas R. Schmitt
Michael L. Batzle
Methods and Applications in Reservoir Geophysics David H. Johnston 2010
Multicomponent Seismic Technology Bob A. Hardage
Michael V. DeAngelo
Paul E. Murray
Diana Sava
Seismology of Azimuthally Anisotropic Media and Seismic Fracture Characterization Ilya Tsvankin
Vladimir Grechka
3D Seismic Survey Design Gijs J. O. Vermeer 2002
Encyclopedic Dictionary of Applied Geophysics Robert E. Sheriff 2002
Problems in Exploration Seismology and their Solutions Lloyd P. Geldart
Robert E. Sheriff
Seismic Signatures and Analysis of Reflection Data in Anisotropic Media Ilya Tsvankin 2012
Electromagnetic Methods in Applied Geophysics Misac N. Nabighian 1987
Seismic Data Analysis Öz Yilmaz 2001
Near-Surface Geophysics Dwain K. Butler 2005
Seismic Data Processing with Seismic Un*x David Forel
Thomas Benz
Wayne D. Pennington
Pitfalls in Seismic Interpretation Paul M. Tucker
Howard J. Yorston
The Misadventures of Interpreter Sam Donald A. Herron 2009
First Steps in Seismic Interpretation Donald A. Herron 2011
Fundamentals of Gravity Exploration Thomas R. LaFehr
Misac N. Nabighian
Seismic and Acoustic Velocities in Reservoir Rocks Zhijing Wang
Amos Nur
Seismic Interferometry: History and Present Status Kees Wapenaar
Deyan Draganov
Johan O. A. Robertsson
Numerical Modeling of Seismic Wave Propagation: Gridded Two-Way Wave-Equation Methods Johan O. A. Robertsson
Joakim O. Blanch
Kurt Nihei
Jeroen Tromp
Hydrocarbon Seepage: From Source to Surface Fred Aminzadeh
Timothy B. Berge
David L. Connolly
Practical Applications of Time-lapse Seismic Data David H. Johnston 2013
Microseismic Hydraulic Fracturing: Improved Engineering of Unconventional Shale Reservoirs Shawn Maxwell 2014
AVO Satinder Chopra
John P. Castagna
Remote Sensing in Action: The Curious Case of Sherlock Holmes and Albert Einstein Enders A. Robinson
Dean Clark
CLEAN: C02 Large-Scale Enhanced Gas Recovery in the Altmark Natural Gas Field Michael Kühn
Ute Münch
Observation of the System Earth from Space - CHAMP, GRACE, GOCE and Future Missions Frank Flechtner
Nico Sneeuw
Wolf-Dieter Schuh
Tomography of the Earth's Crust: From Geophysical Sounding to Real-Time Monitoring Michael Weber
Ute Münch
Acoustic Monitoring of Hydraulic Fracture Growth Jeroen Groenenboom 1998
Cognition in Geosciences Paolo Dell'Aversana 2013
Fluid-Induced Seismicity Serge A. Shapiro 2015
Roadside Geology of Northern and Southern California David Alt
Donald W. Hyndman
The Microtremor Survey Method Hiroshi Okada 2003

Further, we keep material (books or CDs) of the annual SEG/EAGE Distinguished Instructor Short Course:

Title Author/s Year
Seismic Amplitude Interpretation Fred J. Hilterman 2001
Understanding Seismic Anisotropy in Exploration and Exploitation Leon Thomsen 2002
Seismic Attribute Mapping of Structure and Stratigraphy Kurt Marfurt 2006
Concepts and Applications in 3D Seismic Imaging Biondo Biondi 2007
Reservoir Geophysics: Applications William L. Abriel 2008
Petroleum Geoengineering: Integration of Static and Dynamic Models Patrick Corbett 2009
Geophysics Under Stress: Geomechanical Applications of Seismic Borehole Acoustic Waves Colin Sayers 2010
Seismic Acquisition from Yesterday to Tomorrow Julien Meunier 2011
Elements of Seismic Dispersion: A Somewhat Practical Guide to Frequency-dependent Phenomena Christopher L. Liner 2012
Practical Applications of Time-lapse Seismic Data David H. Johnston 2013
Mircroseismic Imaging of Hydraulic Fracturing: Improved Engineering of Unconventional Shale Reservoirs Shawn Maxwell 2014

In addition, our library also lists many issues of world-renowned journals:

Title Volume
GEOPHYSICS 10/2007 - current issue
The Leading Edge 10/2007 - current issue
First Break 07/2007 - current issue