Geoscience Data Repositories in OKLAHOMA

National Coal Resources Data System

Oklahoma Geological Survey
100 East Boyd, Room N-131
Norman, OK 73019-0628

Contact: Brian J. Cardott, Geologist
405/325-3031
405/325-7069 (FAX)
bcardott@ou.edu 
http://www.ou.edu/special/ogs-pttc/ 

Data Center Staff Size: 1
Type of Repository: Public - State/Local

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Comments: The Oklahoma Coal Database within the NCRDS is presently being cleaned up and is not yet accessible to the public. The anticipated date of public availability is July 1997. Stratigraphic data are available.


OGS NRIS Facility

Oklahoma Geological Survey
100 East Boyd, Room N-131
Norman, OK 73019-0628

Contact: Jane L. Weber, Coordinator, Departmental Computer Systems
405/325-3031
405/325-7069 (FAX)
jlweber@ou.edu 
http://www.ou.edu/special/ogs-pttc/ 

Data Center Staff Size: 1
Type of Repository: Public - State/Local
Catalog and Index Type: paper, digital, film, fiche
Data Retrieval: on-line search
Data Delivery Media: paper

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Geographic Areas of Holdings, by type and media: Comments: Logs can be copied and cores sampled. NRIS has a digital database of drill-hole and production (since 1979) data of all oil and gas wells in Oklahoma. Currently, this database can be accessed only at this facility. NRIS is the repository of full-scale well logs for Oklahoma, and it has a major collection of cores and cuttings, mostly from Oklahoma.
 

Riley Electric Log, Inc.

7608 North Harvey
P.O. Box 1607
Oklahoma City, OK 73116

Contact: Jack McGinnis, President
405/848-4407
405/848-4036 (FAX)

Type of Repository: Private - Commercial
Catalog and Index Type: CD-ROM
Data Delivery Media: paper

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Sooner Well Log Service

5900 Mosteller Drive, #650
Oklahoma City, OK 73112

Contact: Charles Caylen, Owner
405/848-3001
405/848-4464 (FAX)

Data Center Staff Size: 4
Type of Repository: Public - State/Local
Private - Proprietary
Data Access Fee: per record furnished
Catalog and Index Type: paper, 16mm microfilm
Data Delivery Media: paper, mail out, microfilm

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Center Services Provided: furnishing of copies of records in our files.

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Comments: Sooner Well Log Service is a private company under the same ownership since 1955. It furnishes copies of Oklahoma Corporation Commission Reports, plugging records and change-of-operator reports. Prices are based on the number of copies furnished per request. There is no membership fee. Copies furnished are Xerox copies or (for broad areas of the state) 16mm roll film microfilm.
 
 

L.S. Youngblood Energy Library

University of Oklahoma
100 East Boyd, R220
Norman, OK 73019-0628

Contact: Claren Kidd, Geology Librarian
405/325-6451
405/325-3180 (FAX)
ckidd@ou.edu 
http://www-lib.uoknor.edu/depts/geol/index.html 

Data Center Staff Size: 4 full-time employees
Type of Repository: Public - Academic

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Center Services Provided: bibliographic searches

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Comments: The Library is a collection of books, maps, completion tickets, microform, and CD-ROMs. Services include reference assistance and interlibrary loans. In-house use is available to anyone.
 

Oklahoma City Geological Society Library

Oklahoma City Geological Society Library
120 North Robinson
Suite 900 Center
Oklahoma City, OK  73102

Contact: Pam Yeakley, Library Manager
405/235-3648
405/236-8085 (FAX)

Data Center Staff Size: 6
Type of Repository: Private - Membership
Data Access Fee: Membership dues $50 per day if 50 miles outside of
Oklahoma City limits or $380 per 6 months.
Data Delivery Media: paper, CD-ROM (production data), on-line (production data), mail out

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Center Services Provided: staff research: limited

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Comments: The Library covers all of Oklahoma, Arkansas, Texas Panhandle (District 10), North Texas (District 9), Kansas, and all of the Rocky Mountain states. The library is a hands-on facility for members and visitors. Because the library has a membership from coast to coast and border to border, it provides a large mail-out service.