Hours of Operation
8:00 am – 5:00 pm (Monday – Friday)
North Dakota Department of Mineral Resources offices will close to public access effective immediately as a COVID-19 precaution. This includes the main headquarters in Bismarck and district offices in Dickinson, Williston, and Minot and the Core Library in Grand Forks.
Department of Mineral Resources offices will remain closed to public access until April 6 or otherwise indicated by the State of North Dakota.
Department of Mineral Resources, Oil and Gas Division, and Geological Survey staff will be available virtually through their email.
If you are unsure who to contact you can reach out to DMR by emailing email@example.com or calling 701-328-8020. We will get back to your voicemail as quickly as possible.
Should any changes to the above tasks change, updates will be made available on the Oil and Gas Division website at dmr.nd.gov.
Please take this time to virtually experience the many resources we have available online.
The Julie A. LeFever core laboratory is 1,300 square feet.
|Photograph of core from the Three Forks Formation. This is one of 205,000 core photographs on the Oil and Gas Subscription site. Link to subscription site.||A photomicrograph of one of the 16,000 thin sections in the core library. Thin sections are available for check out. Photomicrographs are available on the Oil and Gas Subscription site. Link to subscription site.|
North Dakota Geological Survey
2835 Campus Rd.
Visitor parking: (left to right) two handicap and four core library.
A computerized listing of all or part of the collection in the core and sample library is available online as part of the NDIC Oil and Gas Division Subscription Service.
For more information contact:
P: (701) 328-8031