U.S. Global Change Research Information Office


Entry_ID: GCRIO 390 Entry_Title: U.S. Global Change Research Information Office Document_Author: None Start_Date: 1996-03-01

GROUP: SUMMARY
Audience_Interest_Guide: General Interest
Audience_Interest_Guide: Education
Audience_Interest_Guide: Libraries
Audience_Interest_Guide: Government
Audience_Interest_Guide: Industry

The US Global Change Research Information Office (GCRIO) mission's is to
"provide access to data and information on global change research,
adaptation/mitigation strategies and technologies, and global change
related educational resources on behalf of the various US Federal
Agencies and Organizations which participate in the US Global Change
Research Program (USGCRP)".

The U.S. Global Change Research Act of 1990 established the U.S. Global
Change Research Program (USGCRP) to: "provide for the development and
coordination of a comprehensive and integrated United States research
program which will assist the Nation and the world to understand,
assess, predict, and respond to human-induced and natural processes of
global change."

GCRIO services extend to international and US users. GCRIO also
maintains a World Wide Web Home Page[URL: http://www.gcrio.org]

GCRIO is implemented within the Consortium for International Earth
Science Information Network (CIESIN).

References: US Global Change Research Information Office(GCRIO). 1996. US
Global Change Research Information Office(GCRIO).[brochure].
University Center, Michigan: GCRIO.

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GROUP: DATA_CENTER
Data_Center_Name: Global Change Research Information Office
Dataset_ID: Same as Entry_Title
GROUP: DATA_CENTER_CONTACT
Last_Name: None
First_Name: None
Email: Internet > help@gcrio.org
Phone: +1-517-797-2730
Fax: +1-517-797-2622
GROUP: ADDRESS
GCRIO User Services
2250 Pierce Road
University Center, DC 48710
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GROUP: DATA_CENTER_2
Data_Center_Name: Global Change Research Information Office
Dataset_ID: Same as Entry_Title
GROUP: DATA_CENTER_CONTACT
Last_Name: Hood
First_Name: Carroll
Email: Internet > chood@gcrio.org
Phone: +1-202-775-6607
Fax: +1-202-775-6622
GROUP: ADDRESS_2
GCRIO Director
1747 Pennsylvania Ave., NW Suite 200
Washington, DC 20006
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Storage_Medium: Print: brochure
Parameter: Environmental Change
Parameter: Environmental Effects
Parameter: Environmental Protection
Parameter: Climate
Parameter: Climate Change
Parameter: Atmospheric Composition
Parameter: Atmospheric Dynamics
Parameter: Ocean Dynamics
Parameter: Research and Development
Parameter: Education
Parameter: Intergovernmental Organizations
Discipline: Physical Sciences > Atmospheric Sciences
Discipline: Physical Sciences > Climatology
Discipline: Physical Sciences > Earth Science
Discipline: Physical Sciences > Oceanography
Discipline: Life Sciences > Environmental Science
Discipline: Social Sciences > Education
Discipline: Applied Sciences > Education
Discipline: Multidisciplinary Sciences > Environmental Studies
Discipline: Multidisciplinary Sciences > Earth Science
Location: North America > United States
Location: Global
Keyword: global change
Keyword: global warming
Keyword: research programs
Keyword: research funding
Keyword: scientific information
Keyword: technical information
Keyword: information access
Keyword: information services
Keyword: federal agencies
Keyword: mitigation
Keyword: adaptation
Keyword: environmental education