The National Weather Center houses a unique confederation of University of Oklahoma, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration and state organizations that work together in partnership to improve understanding of events occurring in Earth’s atmosphere over a wide range of time and space.
National Weather Center Library
With over 5,000 materials covering subjects including: meteorology, geography, GIS, climatology, mathematics, and physics, the NWC Library is a valuable resource to the National Weather Center, NOAA, and the University of Oklahoma communities. The Library provides electronic access to hundreds of scientific journals and is home to unique government documents and historical weather maps. The NWC Library supports the research, education, outreach, and operations of all NWC entities, and offers research services to the wider meteorological community in Norman and across the country. As the NWC Library is a joint venture of the University of Oklahoma and NOAA, the library facilitates access to both educational and federal resources.