The NOAA Central Library offers a number of electronic resources for patron use. Some of these resources may only be available to users at the NOAA Washington, D.C. area campuses, while others are available NOAA-wide or are freely available to anyone. For NOAA employees outside the Washington, D.C. area, check with your NOAA Library


Use our online databases to find citations, abstracts, and, in some cases, full-text articles, book sections and conference proceedings.

Search databases alphabetically or browse by subject.


Browse our current subscriptions to full-text online journals. NOTE: Full-text is available to library patrons only.

Or search the NOAA Central Library Catalog by Journal Title or ISSN

NOAA Publications

Browse our list of NOAA produced publications​ from various NOAA organizations and NOAA predecessor agencies.​


If you have questions, please contact the Library Reference Desk, 301-713-2600, ext. 157.