The U.S. Geological Survey and the National Science Foundation have selected the National Information Service for Earthquake Engineering to serve as the primary clearinghouse for archival materials related to the October 17, 1989, Loma Prieta earthquake. Members of all disciplines are invited to contribute data sets, technical reports and articles, slides, photos, and other research material related to the earthquake.

Research data sets will be published on CD-ROM as part of the National Earthquake Hazards Reduction Act Report to Congress on the Loma Prieta Earthquake.