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How to get GSB Publications


Most publications of the BC Geological Survey (except GeoFiles) are available digitally, free of charge, from this website:

Check our Publications Catalogue for the stock number and/or title of the publication(s) you wish to purchase and then you can write, phone or FAX us to find out about availability.  


Mailing Address:
PO Box 9333 Stn Prov Gov't
Victoria, B.C., V8W 9N3

Fax: (250) 952-0381
Call Toll Free in B.C., Phone: 250-952-0372;  FAX: 250-952-0381

Geological Survey E-mail 


Please note that GeoFiles are NOT available in paper format - they are a digital file downloadable from our website only.


Due to limited resources, print copies of maps are no longer available.  It is recommended that clients locate their map online, download it and take it to an outside source for printing.  


As of March 2012, Crown Publications, Queen's Printer no longer sell paper copies of our publications.   


For questions or more information on geology and minerals in British Columbia contact BCGS Mailbox or call toll free (BC Residents only).