Resource spotlight: Journal of Unconventional Oil and Gas Resources

This is part of a series of spotlights on resources available from the RGU library service.

journal of unconventional oil and gas resources

The Journal of Unconventional Oil and Gas Resources aim to provide coverage of the “recent advances in knowledge and practice in the area of evaluation, development and management of unconventional resources” (such as tight gas, shale gas, liquid rich shales, tight oil, coalbed methane, and gas hydrate) covering topics like well drilling and completion, rock mechanics, reserve assessment, production engineering, petroleum economics and policy, improved recovery for unconventional resources and more.

Some recent articles are:

  • Life cycle greenhouse gas emissions from Barnett Shale gas used to generate electricity
    Written by G. Heath, J. Meldrum, N. Fisher, D. Arent, and M. Bazilian. Published in 2014 in volume 8, pp. 46-55.
  • Liquid uptake of gas shales: A workflow to estimate water loss during shut-in periods after fracturing operations
    Written by K. Makhanov, A. Habibi, H. Dehghanpour, and E. Kuru. Published in 2014 in volume 7, pp. 22-32.
  • Integrated geologic modeling and reservoir simulation of Umiat: A frozen shallow oil accumulation in national petroleum reserve of Alaska
    Written by I. Oraki Kohshour, M. Ahmadi, and C. Hanks. Published in 2014 in volume 6, pp. 4-27.

RGU library service provides access to this journal online from 2013 to the present day from ScienceDirect.

To take a look at the online journal you can always get access to it from the library catalogue which includes log in information in the full record section.

Alternatively you can follow this link to the ScienceDirect website and see what the Journal of Unconventional Oil and Gas Resources journal has to offer*.

*To log in please enter your RGU username and password when prompted.

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