Publications and Maps Search

*This search is typically for KGS internal use, but Publication Number is the order number for KGS publications.
Enter whole or partial titles, keywords, or authors for search criteria.
Title and author(s) options search both titles or authors for primary publications and chapters/publication pockets.

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To order publications, contact the KGS Public Information Center:

On Demand Printing Suspended: Due to COVID-19 staffing issues, KGS cannot provide On Demand printing at this time. We plan to restore this service back once we return from working remotely. We apologize for the inconvenience, but please use your local printer or other printing service to print from the supplied image or PDF. If you have questions on how to use a file for printing, please contact us at For more information, please see the KGS COVID-19 webpage.
For fastest ordering:
  • email:
  • Contact KGS via email (preferred) or leave a voicemail about the publications you are interested in ordering, and staff will contact you by the next business day.
  • **For fastest handling, please provide the publication ID and/or title of the publication.
To leave a voicemail with ordering information:
  • telephone:  859.257.5500
**At this time the KGS Public Information Center is closed to the public for walk-in visits.**

General Shipping Information:

We normally ship UPS. For customers lacking a street address, we will ship U.S. Mail at the U.S. postal rate.
UPS ground delivery charges:
$0 - $60 $10
More than $60minimum of $12

**If requesting UPS/COD, the COD charge is $10.50.

Payment Information:

Kentucky residents, if you are not tax exempt, include 6% state tax on amount of order and the shipping cost.
We accept as payment VISA, Mastercard, Discover, American Express, or checks payable to "KGS" (cash is no longer accepted).