Sample Request

All repository samples must be requested via this request form.

Space Use Request

Reserve a time to sample in the lab or utilize the rock saw.

Email Us

Best way to contact our lab is via email.  We are happy to answer any questions you have.

About WHOI Seafloor Samples Laboratory

The Seafloor Samples Laboratory is located in the McLean Laboratory on WHOI’s Quissett Campus. The collection contains more than 14,000 archived marine geological samples that have been carefully recovered from the seabed. The inventory includes long, stratified sediment cores, rock dredges, coral cores, surface grabs and samples collected by submersibles.  Learn More