United States Antarctic Resource Center, U.S. Geological Survey, U.S. Department of the Interior
Service Provider DescriptionThe U.S. Antarctic Resource Center (USARC) at the U.S. Geological Survey
(USGS), Reston,Va., continues to be the Nation's most advanced collection of
Antarctic maps, charts, satellite images, and photographs produced by the
United States and other member nations of the Scientific Committee on Antarctic
The USARC holds maps and charts from Argentina, Australia, Belgium, Brazil,
Chile, China, Ecuador, Finland, France, Germany, India, Italy, Japan, Korea,
Netherlands, New Zealand, Norway, Peru, Poland, Russia, South Africa, Spain,
Sweden, the United Kingdom, the United States, and Uruguay.
The USARC is the United States contribution to the SCAR Library system and is
managed through an interagency agreement with the National Science Foundation.
[Summary provided by the USGS.]