183 New Archive CatalogueThe Archive collections cover the history of the Society and its Fellows from our foundation in 1807 through to the present day. Dewey Medal - our new awardGiven in recognition of geologists who have made substantial and significant contributions to geology through sustained field mapping. Lithium: From Exploration to End-User2-day GSL conference - 9-10 AprilRenewals 2018Call our automated telephone payment line now +44 (0)330 088 3447Find out more ways to payOur new medal will be awarded in recognition of geologists who have made substantial and significant contributions to geology through sustained field mapping and/or field observation of rocks, and who has a strong record of training, leading and encouraging others to practise and pursue advances in geology by this means. For details of the nomination process click hereThroughout the year we will explore the sustainable extraction and use of natural resources through research conferences, lectures, our education programme and other activities. There are now a number of events linked to the Year of Resources. Take a look at what's coming up and find out more about our 'themed years'. The Geological Society has agreed a 10 year strategy for 2017 - 2027. The Society supports the work of geoscientists, inspires interest in the physical world, and connects science, profession and society.