Library Services


Ask the Reference staff questions on the oceanic and atmospheric sciences.

Interlibrary Loan (ILL)

Request materials not available in the NOAA Central Library. (Note: Service only available to NOAA employees and contractors.)


Learn about our analyses of academic publications.

Library Instruction

See schedules for upcoming library training seminars and online tutorials, or contact us to schedule tours or specialized instruction.

Video Lab

Use our video editing and reformatting equipment to view library media resources.

Metadata and Technical Services

Get information about our Technical Services division, including our Cataloging Manual.