Collections

Government Documents and Maps Government Documents & Maps Online Collection Federal and congressional publications on oceanography, atmospheric sciences, meteorology, coastal zone management, fisheries, satellites, minerals management and environmental sciences.
Digital documents and maps Digital Documents & Maps Digital Collection Rich collection of digital historical documents and maps including daily weather maps, foreign climate data, Coast & Geodetic Survey documents, our fisheries heritage collection and more.
CoRIS Virtual Library Virtual Libraries Affiliated Library Collections Coral Reef Database System (CoRIS) Coral Data & Publications Catalog, also known as the CoRIS virtual library, offers scientists, resource managers, and other coral enthusiasts direct and indirect access to coral ecosystem datasets and products. 
Rare books and archivesRare Books & Archival Materials Library Collections NOAA Central Library Special Collections features prominent authors in the history of science, documents integral to the history of NOAA and its predecessor agencies, and the original collection of the Coast Survey library.
TIROS and satellite meteorology TIROS & Satellite Meteorology Digital Collection This collection features resources on meteorological satellites and satellite meteorology and was initiall created to mark and the celebration of the 50th Anniversary of the launch of TIROS I, the first meteorological satellite, in April 1, 1960.
International Polar Year 2007-2008International Polar Year Digital Collection The NOAA Historical Polar Research Collection home page has been prepared to support the Agency's and NOAA Central Library (NCL) activities during International Polar Year 2007-2008. It displays the NCL network's unique online resources on exploration and research in Polar Regions.
 
NOAA Photo LibraryNOAA Photo Library Digital Image Collection The NOAA Photo collection spans centuries of time and much of the natural world from the center of the Earth to the surface of the Sun.  Images found within the Photo Library and on our Flickr site are free to use with proper attribution.