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SCAR Antarctic Map Catalogue
Entry ID: map_catalogue

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Summary
Abstract: The Australian Antarctic Division holds a collection of approximately 5,500 maps and charts. A catalogue of its holdings can be searched in detail and viewed in the SCAR Antarctic Map Catalogue.

The Map Catalogue includes many historical maps dating back to the mid 1800's, thematic maps such as geological, vegetation and bathymetry maps, hydrographic charts, topographical maps, satellite image ... View entire text
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Description: Scientific Committee on Antarctic Research - SCAR
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Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: -34.0   S: -90.0   E: 180.0   W: -180.0

Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1840-01-01
Platform
MAPS Ancillary Description
Quality The majority of the map references are managed by the Data Centre Map Curator ensuring most, if not all, references are as complete as possible.
Access Constraints The data are available in an Oracle database. The database is accessible at the URL given below.

The map catalogue is freely available. Products such as PDF's and images linked to map references can be freely accessed but require a data centre account. This account can be set up by anyone.
Use Constraints This data set conforms to the PICCCBY Attribution License
(http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/).

Please follow instructions listed in the citation reference provided at the URL below when using these data. Each map has a unique reference number. Please use that identifier in any citation. Contact the Data Centre if there are any doubts about citation use.

Creative Commons License
This "SCAR Antarctic Map Catalogue" is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 Unported License.
Data Set Progress
IN WORK
Data Center
Australian Antarctic Data Centre, Australia Supplemental Info
Data Center URL: http://data.aad.gov.au

Data Center Personnel
Name: DATA OFFICER AADC
Phone: +61 3 6232 3244
Fax: +61 3 6232 3351
Email: metadata at aad.gov.au
Contact Address:
Australian Antarctic Division
203 Channel Highway
City: Kingston
Province or State: Tasmania
Postal Code: 7050
Country: Australia
Distribution
Distribution Media: HTTP
Fees: Free/small charge
Personnel
Role: DIF AUTHOR
Phone: +61 3 6232 3244
Fax: +61 3 6232 3351
Email: dave.connell at aad.gov.au
Contact Address:
Australian Antarctic Division
203 Channel Highway
City: Kingston
Province or State: Tasmania
Postal Code: 7050
Country: Australia
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2003-02-12
Last DIF Revision Date: 2014-01-13



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