Accession Number : AD0787561

Title :   The Digital Data Library System: Library Storage and Retrieval of Digital Geophysical Data.

Descriptive Note : Technical rept.,

Corporate Author : WOODS HOLE OCEANOGRAPHIC INSTITUTION MASS

Personal Author(s) : Groman,R. C.

Report Date : SEP 1974

Pagination or Media Count : 31

Abstract : The library storage and retrieval system described in this report will permit any computer user easy and quick access to the geophysical data that has been stored in digital form by the Department of Geology and Geophysics Digital Data Library. Retrieval by geographical area, by ship and cruise, or by time is possible. Numbered lists, profile plots, annotated and profiled data along ship's tracks on Mercator charts can be easily produced using this system. (Modified author abstract)

Descriptors :   *Marine geophysics, *Information systems, *Earth sciences, *Oceanographic data, Information retrieval, Data management, FORTRAN

Subject Categories : Information Science
      Geology, Geochemistry and Mineralogy
      Computer Programming and Software

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE