Glen J. Kuban
FAQs (Frequently Asked Questions) by Glen Kuban
The folowing nine articles are chapter summaries from Glen's book
Introduction to Fossil Collecting. The material may be
used freely for nonprofit, educational purposes, but may not be
used commercially without the author's permission. Thank you.
Other General Paleontology Resources
Links to many paleontology related sites and resources
Careers in Paleontology
Article sponsored by Paleontology Research Institution
FAQs (Frequently Asked Questions) about Paleontology.
- Covers a wide range of common questions about paleontology
and fossil collecting, with many useful links. Sponsored by
the Museum of Paleontology and at the University of California.
- An extensive collection of paleontology related web sites.
Paleontology on the World Wide Web
- A great site by Steve Schimmrich, aimed primarily
at teachers, but with plenty to interest anyone
interested in fossils. It includes a good overview of
paleontology and many paleontology related
The Talk.Origins Archives & Faqs
- A large, searchable collection of articles and essays from the
Talk.origins newsgroup. Although focusing on the
Creation/evolution controversy, included are numerous
articles on various aspects of paleontology, such as
dating methods, fossilization, and speciation, plus
links to many
related web sites.
- PaleoNet (CA)
and PaleoNet (UK)
- The PaleoNet server, home of several listserv newsgroups
(Paleonet, The Dinosaur List, VertPaleo, and others),
job listings, event calendar, and more. Much of the material
is geared toward professionals and college students,
but anyone with an interest paleontology is welcome.
Included is a good educational site called
Learning from the Fossil Record .
Updated: June 2005, GJK.