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Ordering U. S. Geological Survey Products

| Printed Maps & Map Indexes | Aerial Photographs | Satellite Images | Geospatial Digital Data | Other Digital Data | Publications | CD-ROM's | Software |

Printed Maps, Map Indexes, and Search Systems

  • Refer to your local phone book's yellow pages for the nearest commercial dealers that sell USGS maps and contact them directly for pricing and ordering information.
  • The Web page titled "Finding and Ordering USGS Topographic Maps" offers several methods to locate and order maps.
  • Use the Geographic Names Information System to determine what 7.5' topographic map(s) depict specific geographic features.
  • Search for and order USGS maps and other publications using the USGS Store. Thumbnail images of topographic maps are included.
  • Request an online Map List.
  • For more information or ordering assistance, call 1-888-ASK-USGS (1-888-275-8747), contact any USGS Information Services office, or write:
         USGS Information Services
         Box 25286
         Denver, CO 80225
  • To order by Fax, select, print, and complete the following online form and fax to 303-202-4693:
  • Map Price List
  • You may also view USGS maps and aerial photo images from your Web browser at a number of USGS Business Partner Program (BP) and Cooperative Research and Development Agreement (CRADA) partner sites.
  • The National Geologic Map Database (NGMDB) that provides scanned images of some geologic maps and contains descriptions of all geoscience maps and related products in the database.

Aerial Photographs

Satellite Images

Digital Data from USGS Topographic Maps

Other Digital Data


Books - Professional Papers, Bulletins, Water Resources Investigations Reports, Fact Sheets, General Interest Publications, etc.

User Guides and Standards for Digital Data

Open-File Reports

  • Open-File Reports are used for the dissemination of information that must be released immediately to fill a public need or information that is not sufficiently refined to warrant publication in one of the other USGS series.
  • To browse available Open-File Reports please visit the Publications Warehouse.
  • Order directly from:
            USGS Information Services
            Box 25286
            Denver Federal Center
            Denver CO 80225-0046
            Tel: 888-ASK-USGS; Fax 303-202-4693
  • For more information call 1-888-ASK-USGS or contact any USGS Information Services office.


  • Call 1-888-ASK-USGS for information.
  • Most USGS CD-ROMs sell for $32.00 each and can be ordered from the digital products series in the USGS Store. Data sets that require more than one CD-ROM for storage are priced at $32.00 plus $10.00 for each additional disc required. A $5.00 handling fee is applied to all orders.