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Maps & Images
British and Exotic Mineralogy
All 2,242 illustrations from James Sowerby’s compendium of knowledge about mineralogy in Great Britain and beyond, drawn 1802–1817 and arranged by color.
Photos of natural features and the human impact on environments around the world. Photographer: Bruce M. Simonson, Professor of Geology, Oberlin College.
GIS Maps, NOAA National Centers for Environmental Information
Climate and weather maps, snowfall index, drought monitor, paleoclimatology data.
A collaborative platform for geological data exploration and integration.
US Topo: Maps for America
US Topo topographic maps are produced by the National Geospatial Program of the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). The project was launched in late 2009, and the term “US Topo” refers specifically to quadrangle topographic maps published in 2009 and later.
USGS EROS | How to Search and Download Satellite Imagery
Video describes use of LandsatLook for viewing and downloading the USGS collection of Landsat images.
USGS Maps, Imagery, and Publications
Aerial photographs, satellite images, publications (Professional Papers, Water Supply Papers, etc.), topographic maps.
Audio and Video
Find online videos as well as DVDs in OBIS. Click on the VIDEOS/DVDs tab, then follow the directions. Here are just a few: