Preface. Acknowledgements. Glossary.Groundwater salinity variations in the cambro-ordovician aquifer of easternJabal al Hasawnah, the Great Man-made River Project, Libya(A. Binsariti, F. S. Saeed). Magnetostratigraphy as a potential tool for correlation in the Murzuq Basinillustrated by an example from the Triassic Snorre Reservoir in the northernNorth Sea (C. Beyer, B. A. Lundschien). Possible structural influence on the genesis of Bir Nagaza (A. Awaynat). Radioactive mineralisation (B. M. Youshah, N. El Hatimi). A palaeontological review of the devonian and carboniferous succession of theMurzuq Basin and the Djado Sub-Basin (M. Mergl, D. Massa). The absolute age of the quaternary lacustrine limestone of the Al MahrúqahFormation - Murzuq Basin, Libya (F. Thiedig, D. Oezen, M. El-Chair, M. A. Geyh). Carboniferous and devonian stratigraphy - the M'rar and Tadrart Reservoirs,Ghadames Basin, Libya (F. Belhaj). The structural development of the Murzuq and Kufra basins - significance for oiland mineral exploration (E. H. Klitzsch). Petroleum source and reservoir rock re-evaluation in the Kufra Basin (SE Libya,NE Chad, NW Sudan) (S. Lüning, J. Craig, B. Fitches, J. Mayouf, A. Busrewil, M. El Dieb, A. Gammud, D.K. Loydell). Geology and hydrocarbon occurrences in the Murzuq Basin, SW Libya (K. Echikh, M.A. Sola). Facies models and sequence stratigraphy of upper ordovician outcrops in theMurzuq Basin, SW Libya (N. McDougall, M. Martin). Ordovician and silurian arthrophycid ichonostratigraphy (A. Seilacher). Seismic signature of the lower member of the Akakus Formation, ConcessionNC2, Ghadames Basin, Libya (A.-E. Shahlol). Palynology of the Upper Tahara Formation in Concession NC7A, Ghadames Basin(A. D. El-Mehdawi). The structure, stratigraphy and petroleum geology of the Murzuq Basin,Southwest Libya (L. Davidson, S. Beswetherick, J. Craig, M. Eales, A. Fisher, A. Himmali, J. Jho, B. Mejrab, J. Smart). Sedimentology and sequence stratigraphy of the devonian to lowermostcarboniferous succession on the Gargaf Uplift (Murzuq Basin, Libya)(J.-L. Rubino, C. Blanpied). Stratigraphy and hydrocarbon potential of the lower palaeozoic succession ofLicense NC-115, Murzuq Basin, SW Libya (A. Aziz). Sedimentology and Cu-U mineralisation of the upper Cretaceous Bin AffinMember, Dur Waddan, Southwestern El Haruj, Murzuq Basin, Libya(A. El-Haddad, A. El-Hodairi, M. El-Chair). The rubidium-strontium geochronology of the Pan-African post-orogenic granitesof the eastern Tibisti orogenic belt, Tibisti Massif, South-central Libya:Application to origin and tectonic evolution (A. A. El-Makhrouf, P.D. Fullagar). Seismic expressions of depositional processes in the upper ordovician successionof the Murzuq Basin, SW Libya (J. Smart). Evidence for soft-sediment deformation - the Duwaysah Slide of the Gargaf Arch,central Libya (T. Glover, K. Adamson, R. Whittington, B. Fitches, J. Craig). The lower devonian succession of the Murzuq Basin - possible indicators ofeustatic and tectonic controls on sedimentation (K. Adamson, T. Glover, R. Whittington, J. Craig). Palaeostress reconstruction and tectonic evolution of the Tataouine Basin (southernTunisia) (S. Bouaziz). Mud-mounds on divergent extensional and transform margins: devonian andcretaceous examples from southern France. (R. Bourrouilh). Late ordovician glacially related depositional systems of the Gargaf Uplift (Libya)and comparisons with correlative deposits in the Taoudeni Basin (Mauritania)(C. Blanpied, M. Deynoux, J.-F. Ghienne, J.L. Rubino). A bibliography of the geology of the Murzuq Basin (D. Worsley). Index.