This report describes an accompanying database of geoscientific references for the country of Afghanistan. Included is an accompanying Microsoft® Access 2003 database of geoscientific references for the country of Afghanistan. The reference compilation is part of a larger joint study of Afghanistan's energy, mineral, and water resources, and geologic hazards, currently underway by the U.S. Geological Survey, the British Geological Survey, and the Afghanistan Geological Survey. The database includes both published (n = 2,462) and unpublished (n = 174) references compiled through September, 2007. The references comprise two separate tables in the Access database. The reference database includes a user-friendly, keyword-searchable, interface and only minimum knowledge of the use of Microsoft® Access is required.
1 U.S. Geological Survey, PO Box 25046, MS 973, Denver, CO 80225
2 Scofield Business Services, PO Box 101773, Denver, CO 80250-1773
Posted October 2007
Superseded by DS 323 - April 2008