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The Division of Geology conducts research on the geology and mineral resources of Tennessee and makes the resulting scientific and technical information available to the public in the maps and publications listed in this pamphlet. Additional information and services are available through conferences and correspondence.

How To Order Geologic Publications

Except where the supply is exhausted, all publications listed herein may be ordered from the Tennessee Department of Environment and Conservation, Division of Geology, Maps and Publications Sales Office, 401 Church Street, 13th Floor, L&C Tower, Nashville, Tennessee 37243-0445. To call, phone (615) 532-1516, FAX (615) 532-1517, EMAIL [email protected]. For geologic questions, please call or email us at: (615) 532-1500 or [email protected].

OUT OF PRINT PUBLICATIONS: Publications out of print are on file in many of the larger university libraries throughout the nation, at the Tennessee Division of Geology office in Nashville, and in libraries of state geological surveys in other states. The Tennessee Division of Geology’s OUT OF PRINT publications are available for viewing at our office during office hours or a xerox/black & white reproduction may be done by interested parties. If unable to come to our office, you may hire someone to do the copying for you. Please call ahead to verify the availability of our original for making copies.

Brief Encounters, Inc. (615) 244-6842 Phone, (615) 370-2489 Fax
Vanderbilt University Geology Dept. Students (Call to request) (615) 322-2976
Jennifer and Jim Johnson (615) 269-7137

PREPAYMENT ON ALL ORDERS IS REQUIRED: Checks or money orders should be made payable to the Tennessee Department of Environment and Conservation. Prices are subject to change without notice. ALL SALES ARE FINAL. Any discrepancies created by our office must be reported within 15 days of receipt of order.

CREDIT CARDS: (VISA, MasterCard, Discover, American Express, and Diners Club) are accepted for in-person, telephone, mail, fax, and email orders. Telephone credit card orders should be limited to five items, orders for more than five items should be purchased on-line, faxed, mailed, emailed or presented in person. Our Office is not responsible for the security of credit card numbers transmitted by email or fax.

OIL AND GAS WELL RECORDS: Typewritten drillers logs and geophysical logs are located in our Oil and Gas Well Room and the hours are 8:00 AM to 4:00 PM, CST, Monday through Friday. They may be reproduced by interested parties or you may hire someone to do the copying for you. Suggested copying services are listed above. Please refer to Misc. Oil, Gas, and Mining Data for our prices.

SALES OFFICE HOURS: are 8 AM to 4 PM, CST, Monday through Friday. Office is closed for inventory the last two business days of June. Please phone ahead for unforeseen closures.

SHIPPING INFORMATION: Prices include mailing costs. Orders are shipped at the most economical rate. Allow 2 to 4 weeks for delivery. For rush orders, you may use UPS or FedEx overnight services and delivery charges can be charged to your credit card, or overnight courier account, if you have one. All overnight orders are to be submitted by 12:00 PM CST in order to guarantee next day delivery.