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Research in Geography


This guide provides access to resources on a variety of topics related to Geography: climatology; land surface processes; human, cultural, and environmental geography; geographic education; and geographic methods, such as GIS and data analysis.  It is intended to help you use the University of Delaware Library and its services, find a book, locate a journal or article, select and use the appropriate databases, and find useful sites on the Internet.  The tabs on the left will help you navigate the guide.

Tornadoes & Hurricanes


Tornado Project Online

Contains listings of all tornadoes to hit all U.S. counties from 1950-1990. Also contains other interesting tornado information, including summaries of fatal events, photos, and safety tips.

Tornadoes (NOAA)

Includes fast facts, FAQs, long-term averages by state, Fujita tornado intensity scale, significant weather events, predicting, etc.

Hurricanes and Cyclones

Recommendation for Purchase

The Library welcomes suggestions for books, journals, videos and other material. Please use the Recommendation for Library Purchase form to send your suggestions.