Library & Publications

National Earth Science and Energy Information Center (NESEIC) is a Ministerial reference Information Centre within the Ministry of Mines and Energy. It operates under the Department of Geological Survey of Namibia (GSN). The main mission of NESEIC is to collect, provide and promote adequate use of comprehensive, accurate and timely scientific, mining and energy information to its diverse clientele. Our vision is to connect users to quality information and services by delivering resources on earth sciences and energy for the advancement of Namibian society.

NESEIC has an extensive collection of books, maps, journals and GSN publications. We also hold special collections of Namibian geology including reprints and archive material.


Earth Data Namibia
To find out about our large collection of Namibian articles and reports on geology and mineral exploration you can search our Earth Data Namibia (EDN) database at the library. EDN is also available over the internet.

library services

Library services

  • Onsite access to collection and Earth Data Namibia (EDN) .
  • Printing and scanning as per copyright act at a cost of N$1 per page.
  • Information services.

MME E-resources

Opening Hours

Opening Hours: Enquiries:
Mondays to Fridays Librarian
8h00 - 13h00 and Tel: +264-61-284 8150
14h00 - 17h00
Closed on weekends