GIS Data Inventory

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Climate Atlas of the Atlantic Ocean Derived from the Comprehensive Ocean Atmospheric Data Set (COADS) 2000 (2000)

Date: 2000
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Access: CD-ROM [303]
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The area covered is the Atlantic Ocean, including the South Atlantic. The book contains 428 plates, 19 figures, and 2 tables pertaining to different aspects of oceanic temperature and atmosphere. Comes with a supplemental CD-ROM.
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General Bathymetric Chart of the Oceans (GEBCO) (2003)

Date: 2003
Creator: British Oceanographic Data Centre
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Scale: 1 minute grid
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The General Bathymetric Chart of the Oceans (GEBCO) aims to provide the most authoritative, publicly-available bathymetry data sets for the world's oceans.Users must register in order to download dataset.You may download the product from the link above or use the DVD in the Map Library: DVD[333.5]
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General Bathymetric Chart of the Oceans (GEBCO) (1997)

Date: 1997
Creator: British Oceanographic Data Centre
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Access: CD-ROM [099]
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The General Bathymetric Chart of the Oceans (GEBCO) aims to provide the most authoritative, publicly-available bathymetry data sets for the world's oceans.
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Geographica (1999)

Date: 1999
Creator: Random House Australia
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Access: CD-ROM [111]
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Comprehensive general atlas of the World. Contains genaeral data as well.
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Global Map of Human Impacts to Marine Ecosystems ()

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Creator: National Center for Ecological Analysis and Synthesis
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Access: Web
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MassGIS (2000?1990)

Date: 2000?1990
Creator: Government of Massachusetts
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Projection: UTM
Scale: 1:5,000; 1:10,000; 1:250,000
Access: web
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Seafloor Mapping Data and Image Portals ()

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Creator: Davey Jones
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Access: web
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A list of sites offering under sea gis data for the world
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The Fishermen's & Yachtsmen's Chart Cape Cod to Newfoundland (1931)

Date: 1931
Creator: Albert Close
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Scale: 1:1,250,000
Access: web
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Soundings in fathoms; 20 insets of banks, anchorages, etc.; key to lights & bottom characteristics; notes on fishing grounds; magnetic courses & distances; tidal info; 6 profiles; compass bearings; notes.
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Undersea with GIS (2001)

Date: 2001
Creator: ESRI Press
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Access: CD-ROM [140]
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In the same way GIS has helped make analysis and mapping of the earth's surface more accessible and powerful, GIS technology allows experts to see that large portion of the planet that is underwater. This collection of works from experts in marine biology, oceanography, aquatic resource management, and other fields charts the ways in which GIS is beginning to help improve understanding of the oceans.
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Vector World Map (VMap) (2005)

Date: 2005
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Projection: geographic
Scale: 1:1000000
Access: web
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Various geographic features covering the entire earth.World coverage of topographic map themes. VMap includes major road and rail networks, hydrologic drainage systems, utility networks (cross-country pipelines and communication lines), major airports, elevation contours, coastlines, international boundaries and populated places.The original VMAP files were created by the United States Defense Mapping Agency, based on the Digital Chart of the World 1:1,000,000. Version 5 is based on the newest edition of the 1:1,000,000 Operational Navigation Charts, published by the United States national Imagery and Mapping Agency.Source: http://www.library.carleton.ca/gis/landinfo_vmap.htm
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Wind and Wave Atlas of the Mediterranean Sea (2004)

Date: 2004
Creator: Western European Union
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Access: CD-ROM [335]
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The objective of this atlas and CD is to provide long term wind and wave statistics at specified points of the Mediterranean Sea at about 50 km intervals.
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