Meteorological & Geoastrophysical Abstracts

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Meteorological and Geoastrophysical Abstracts
Producer American Meteorological Society
Languages English
Providers Dialog, ProQuest
Cost Subscription
Disciplines Meteorology, Geophysics, Astrophysics
Record depth Index & Abstract
Format coverage journal articles, conference proceedings, technical reports, books, monographs
Temporal coverage 1974 - present
Geospatial coverage Global
No. of records 508,379
Update frequency Monthly

Meteorological & Geoastrophysical Abstracts is a scholarly bibliographic database that covers meteorology, climatology, atmospheric chemistry and physics, astrophysics, hydrology, glaciology, physical oceanography and environmental sciences.

Production and Access[edit]

The database is produced by the American Meteorological Society, and is published by DIALOG[1] and Cambridge Scientific Abstracts.[2]


The database has over 508,379 records as of November 2009, and covers literature published 1974–present. Every month approximately 850 new records are added.[3] In a 2002 analysis of the database, it was revealed that MGA indexed 72 unique titles, eight of which were peer reviewed.[4]