These databases will guide you to journal articles related to the geosciences.
Start your research for journal articles here. Trinity's primary database for the geosciences that includes full text articles in geology and the earth sciences.
For the non-major, this database may be most useful in providing the full text of articles from many core journals in the geosciences. These peer-reviewed journals are indexed, linked, and inter-operable with GeoRef.
A general science database. Look for articles that provide a broad overview of your topic. With an emphasis on the sciences and technology, this database will include many articles that are very specific and/or too advanced for your needs. Ask for help if it seems too complicated!