EAG and Mineralogical Society of Great Britain and Ireland

Memorandum of Understanding between the European Association of Geochemistry (EAG) and the Mineralogical Society of Great Britain and Ireland (MSGBI)

The agreement between the MSGBI and EAG offers benefits to the members of both organizations.

EAG member benefits

  • EAG members may purchase MSGBI print publications under the same terms and conditions as MSGBI members. This includes the titles below, all of which can be purchased by individual EAG members under the Mineralogical Society member ‘individual’ price rate:

      – Introduction to the Rock-Forming Minerals, by W. Deer, R.A. Howie and J. Zussman

      – European Mineralogical Union, Notes in Mineralogy
      Vol. 1 (1997): Modular aspects of minerals (448 pages) (S. Merlino, ed.)
      Vol. 2 (2000): Environmental mineralogy (434 pages) (D.J. Vaughan and R. Wogelius, eds.)
      Vol. 3 (2001): Solid solutions in silicate and oxide systems (465 pages) (C.A. Geiger, ed.)
      Vol. 4 (2002): Energy modelling in minerals (C. Gramaccioli, ed.)
      Vol 5 (2003): Ultrahigh pressure metamorphism (D.A. Carswell & R. Compagnoni. eds.)
      Vol 6 (2004): Spectroscopic methods in mineralogy (A. Beran & E. Libowitzky, eds.)
      Vol 7 (2005): Mineral behaviour at extreme conditions (R. Miletich, ed.)
      Vol. 8 (2010): Nanoscopic approaches in Earth and planetary sciences (F. Brenker and G. Jordan, editors)
      Vol. 9 (2010): Industrial minerals: significance and important characteristics (G. Christidis, editor)
      Vol. 10 (2010): Ion partitioning in ambient-temperature aqueous systems (M. Prieto and H. Stoll, editors)
      Vol. 11 (2011): Layered mineral structures and their application in advanced technologies (M.F. Brigatti and A. Mottana, editors)
      Vol. 12 (2012): Raman Spectroscopy applied to Earth Sciences and Cultural Heritage (J. Dubessy, M.C. Caumon and F. Rull, editors)
      Vol. 13 (2013): Environmental Mineralogy II (D.J. Vaughan and R.A. Wogelius, editors)
      Vol. 14 (2013): Minerals at the Nanoscale (F. Nieto and K.J.T. Livi, editors)

      – Landmark Papers Volumes 1-4
      Volume 1. Volcanic Petrology, by Prof. I.S.E. Carmichael
      Volume 2. Structure Topology, by Prof. F.C. Hawthorne
      Volume 3. Metamorphic Petrology, by B.W. Evans
      Volume 4, Granite Petrogenesis, by J. Clemens and F. Bea

      – Mineralogical Society Series
      Vol. 9: Environmental Mineralogy: Microbial Interactions, Anthropogenic Influences, Contaminated Land and Waste Management (J. Cotter-Howells, L.S. Campbell, E. Valsami-Jones and M. Batchelder, editors)
      Vol. 10: Phoscorites and Carbonatites from Mantle to Mine: the Key Example of the Kola Alkaline Province (F. Wall and A.N. Zaitsev, editors)

      To place an order, go to MSGBI online bookshop and select ‘individual’ or ‘member-only’ price.
  • EAG members can publish open access articles in Mineralogical Magazine and Clay Minerals under the same terms as MSGBI members.
  • EAG members can attend MSGBI meetings under the same terms as MSGBI members.
  • EAG members are also invited to avail of the free-to-all journal archives for Mineralogical Magazine and Clay Minerals, the Open Access content available for Mineralogical Magazine (including published abstracts from the Goldschmidt conferences 2012 and 2013) and Clay Minerals. Also available to all EAG members is the free online archive of Mineralogical Abstracts (1982–2008).
  • The MSGBI website and E-Bulletin will carry advertisements for the Goldschmidt Conferences, EAG publications and EAG sponsored workshops.
  • The MSGBI website will place the EAG logo in a prominent location together with a link from the logo to the EAG website.

MSGBI member benefits

  • Member registration rates when attending the EAG-led 2017 V.M. Goldschmidt Conference.
  • MSGBI members that attend the 2017 V.M. Goldschmidt Conference will be granted free membership and membership benefits of EAG up to 31 July 2019, but not including the 2019 V.M Goldschmidt Conference.
  • EAG will provide logistical support to organize MSGBI committee meetings or workshops at the same rate as charged of EAG at the 2017 V.M. Goldschmidt Conference.
  • The EAG and Goldschmidt conference website will place the MSGBI logo in a prominent location together with a link from the logo to the MSGBI website.
  • The EAG will insert small notices about MSGBI society activities in the EAG newsletter.

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