Expedition Handbook

The Expedition Handbook is full of practical information and advice for anyone planning field research or expeditions.

British Standard BS 8848

BS 8848 is the British Standard for organising and managing visits, fieldwork, expeditions, and adventurous activities outside the UK.

Gap planning toolkit

This toolkit is designed to help you in the process of planning your gap year and your travels.

Funding an expedition

Fundraising can be one of the most challenging elements to planning your expedition. The RGS-IBG offer a number of resources to help you secure the finances to make your field project a success.

GIS manual for expeditions

GISci can be an invaluable tool within field research. This manual provides details of fieldwork techniques, from compass surveying to GPS locating, helping you to make use of GISci within your research.

Expedition Medicine Manuals

Publications providing practical advice on the prevention and treatment of medical problems in the field.

Field centres database

The World Register of Field Centres identifies sites for environmental research, anywhere in the world.