OpenGeoscience — Free data!

What is OpenGeoscience?

A free service where you can view maps, download photographs and other information.
Use OpenGeoscience material free-of-charge for non-commercial private study, research and educational activities.

Explore the six OpenGeoscience sections: Data, Education, Maps, Pictures, Reports and Software.
Who can use OpenGeoscience?

We encourage non-commercial users to use OpenGeoscience material with their own data.
Links under 'Top Ten Free Data'

Downloads
GeoIndex
Lexicon of Named Rock Units
Make-A-Map
BGS rock collections - Britrocks
Mineral statistics
Geology of Britain viewer
MineralsUK downloads
Geological Timechart
UK geology and UK and worldwide earthquake maps

Main links:

Maps
Pictures
Data
Education
Reports
Software

I have only just started investigating the site: I am sure our Geography/Geology staff will love it.

Link: OpenGeoscience | Free data | British Geological Survey (BGS)