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International Research Institute/Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory (IRI/LDEO) CLimate Data Library
This library contains over 300 datasets from a variety of earth science disciplines and climate-related topics. Users can access and download datasets in a variety of formats, including GIS-compatible formats, or monitor present climate conditions with maps and analyses. The library is searchable by data category, source, or by keyword. Tools are provided which permit analysis of datasets and creation of visual representations of data, including animations. Help resources are provided to aid in using the library and in using some of the analytical functions.
Intended for grade levels:
  • High (9-12)
  • College (13-14)
  • College (15-16)
  • Graduate / Professional
Type of resource:
  • Visual:
    • Imagery - remotely sensed
    • Map
  • Dataset:
    • In-situ
    • Remotely sensed
  • Tools:
    • Calculation / Conversion
    • Software
  • Atmospheric science
  • Climatology
  • Ocean Sciences:
    • Physical oceanography
Technical requirements:
No specific technical requirements, just a browser required
Cost / Copyright:
No cost
Copyright and other restrictions information are unknown.
DLESE Catalog ID: NASA-Edmall-568
Resource contact / Creator / Publisher:
Contributor: Columbia University
Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory