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Technical instructions and supplemental information that define and describe USGS programs and activities.
Standards and formats
  Standards describe the specifications, requirements, and procedures used to generate USGS geospatial data and maps.
 

National Geospatial Program Standards and Specifications

 

 

 

 

 

 

Geologic Map Standards

 

 

Geochemical Reference Standards

 

Naming Systems
  Naming systems are used to classify, categorize, and inventory large collections of similar or related features or terms.
 

Geographic Names Information System

 

 

Gazetteer of Planetary Nomenclature

 

 

GEOLEX - Geologic Names Lexicon

 

Other Resources
 

Water Data Acquisition Handbook

 

 

Center Libraries and Information Resources

 

 

U.S. Antarctic Resource Center

 

 

Tampa Bay Digital Library

 

 

USGS Thesaurus

 

 

Biocomplexity Thesaurus

 

 
 
   

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