The goal of the project is to visit each of the latitude and longitude integer degree intersections in the world and to take pictures at each location. The pictures and stories are posted on this website.
NTIS is the federal government's central source for scientific, technical, engineering, and related business information. Some of the information is available electronically from this website; for something that is not, check to see if the library has it.
The EROS Data Center is a data management, systems development, and research field center for the U.S. Geological Survey's National Mapping Division. The EDC stores, processes and distributes a variety of data, including cartographic data, satellite data, and aircraft data.
The USGS Library serves the research needs of USGS scientists and provides information to other organizations and individuals in the areas of geology, hydrology, cartography, biology, and related fields.
This website from the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) provides statistics from government publications, such as the Minerals Yearbook, on topics such as production, recycling, and import sources of minerals. It is searchable by commodity (mineral), country, and state.