Carlson, M. P., 1989. Oil in Nebraska (RR-11): 86 pp., size 8.5" x 11". Description: This highly illustrated publication focuses on historical highlights during the development of the oil and gas industry. Chapters include "Oil--Origin to Reservoir," "Geologic Framework," "Patterns of Production," "The Business of Finding Oil," and each of the three main oil-producing regions of the state. The summary of the industry and the patterns of development, along with the section for the future of the domestic industry, will provide a context for those interested in oil exploration. The publication is of interest to the general reader and can serve as an educational resource in schools.