Oil Information Library of Fort Worth
Where Research Meets Prospects

Services + Coverage

Coverage, Services, and Fees

The OIL Library is your first source for Geological Research and Historic Data for New Prospecting

Neuro-Scanner New to OIL

Call the Library and find out about or newest service - printing and scanning with Neuro-Scanner.

Scout Tickets and Completion Cards through the 1990s

Core Area:  (RRCDs 7B, 7C, 8,8A, and 9: SE New Mexico): complete coverage through 1994

Limited Coverage Area (RRCDs 1,2,3,4,5,6, and 10

Kansas and Oklahoma: partial 1930s - 1980

Wilson Collection: Rocky Mountain States, Eastern Gulf states -- partial coverage



Historic Lease Ownership Map Coverage

Heydrick, Midland Map and Tobin

Historic Surface Maps

Field Study and Prospect Maps

Electric Logs (Microfiche Only)

Core Area (RRCDs 7B, 7C, 8,8A, and 9: SE New Mexico): coverage through 1994

RRCDs 5 and 6 partial coverage

RRCDs 1,2,3,4 and 10 partial coverage


Numerous Texts, Field Studies by State

Geological and Engineering Texts

Published Outcrop and Field Guides by State

Marshall R Young Reading Library


BEG cores/cutting list to 2000

East Texas Geological Society Publications

Riley's Locator Index through mid 1990's

Unique Collections

Hollingsworth Paleo Records

UPR- Champlin Scout Reports

John Wilson Scout Records

Jerry Stokes Collection

Range Resources Oklahoma Scout Tickets

Bess Mason Drillers Logs

Rockies Collections - NEW 2019

Driller's Logs with Shows

Driller's Logs with Shows

Research Consulting

Kathryn Canty, Oil Librarian is available for hourly and project research.  Call to discuss scope of requests and data. (817.332.4977)  All research consulting is confidential.  

Copy Fees

Call Library or Come In for competitive rates on paper copies and .jpg and .tiff delivery.  Vary according to paper size

Membership  Dues

Day Rates: 75.00   Monthly: 150.00   Quarterly: 450.00  Annual: 1800.00                                                                                                                               

Historic Data for New Prospecting