Reading Resources

Welcome to the 2014 Antarctic Expedition Reading Guide. Below you will find three different sections that will help you familiarize yourself with the incredible continent we are about to visit.
Happy reading!

Antarctica 101 – Introductory Websites and Primers

This section will introduce you to the basics of Antarctica, including the continent’s history, governance, flora and fauna, geology, climatology, geopolitics, tourism and more.

Antarctica 201 – Journal Articles and Primary Sources

This section features more specialized readings on specific topics such the Antarctic Treaty, Climate Change, Paleoclimatology, Tourism and Human Health.

Antarctica 301 – Selected Bibliography

For the armchair adventurer, this section is a selected bibliography of primary and secondary sources that focus on the exploration of the continent. These tittles can be found/ordered through your public or school libraries.