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Best sources for finding Literature and Data in Climatology and Meteorology


This libguide is a culling of relevant resources for study and research of climate, climate change, and weather -- climatology and meteorology.  Linked are data resources and well as major bibliographic databases.


Key Resource Document

Lewis Library government documents holds a useful publication called;

NWS Regional and Local Climate Service Delivery Operation Document, 2nd ed.

It is under the SuDocs no. C 55.2:OP 2, in the Fine Hall Wing.  Note that you can access the full text online as a PDF.

The appendices are particularly useful:

  • Appendix H lists web-based resources
  • Appendix A is Abbreviations -- listed as Acronyms
  • Appendix D is an official product list of the Climate Prediction Center (CPC), all with URLs.


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