Geoscience Data Repositories in LOUISIANA

Louisiana Geological Survey

Louisiana Department of Natural Resources
P.O. Box G
Baton Rouge, LA 70893-4107

Contact: John E. Johnston, III, Deputy Director
504/388-5320
504/388-5328 (FAX)
hammer@cwc.lsu.edu 

Type of Repository: Public - State/Local
Catalog and Index Type: paper
Data Retrieval: off-line
Data Delivery Media: paper

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Comments:
Holdings are limited mainly to maps.


Basin Research Institute Resource Center

Basin Research Institute
208 Howe-Russell Geoscience Complex
Baton Rouge, LA 70803-4101

Contact: Dr. Chocko J. John, Patrick O'Neill
504/388-8328
504/388-3662 (FAX)
pat@vortex.bri.lsu.edu 
http://www.bri.lsu.edu 

Data Center Staff Size: 2
Type of Repository: Public - Academic
Data Access Fee: other
Catalog and Index Type: paper
Data Delivery Media: paper, mail out

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Center Services Provided: core/sample services, thin section, petrography, staff research, interpretation
  Comments: The Basin Research Institute's Log Library and Core Repository is currently being reorganized, and data or holdings are being input into a computer database for easy accessibility. It is currently available for use by independent operators, students, and others who may be interested.
 

Cambe Geological Services

821 Gravier Street, Suite 810
New Orleans, LA 70112

Contact: Sandy Thomas, Manager
504/523-7367
504/581-9223 (FAX)

Type of Repository: Public - Other Public
Private - Membership
Data Access Fee: membership dues
Catalog and Index Type: paper, digital, CD-ROM, fiche
Data Delivery Media: paper, CD-ROM, mail out

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Center Services Provided: core analysis, data packages, well logs

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Comments: The main office is located at 1500 Gray Street, Houston, TX 77002. There is also an office at 100 Rue Iberville, Lafayette, LA 70508
 

Ark-La-Tex Log Library, Inc.

400 Travis Street, Suite 500
Shreveport, LA 71101

Contact: Tina Warner, Manager
318/227-1641
318/227-1642 (FAX)

Type of Repository: Private - membership
Data Access Fee: membership dues
Catalog and Index Type: paper, CD-ROM
Data Delivery Media: paper, mail out

Center Services Provided: library

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