Data Center Description
The Antarctic Glaciological Data Center (AGDC) at the National Snow and Ice Data Center (NSIDC) archives and distributes Antarctic glaciological and cryospheric system data collected by the U.S. Antarctic Program.
The goals of the AGDC are to:
-Facilitate data exchange among principal investigators
-Preserve newly collected data
-Gather data sets from past research
-Compile continent-wide information for modeling and field work planning