Radiocarbon Lab Code Abbreviations

The following is a list of all past and present radiocarbon laboratory codes known to have been used in published references. Lab Codes from: http://www.radiocarbon.org/Info/labcodes.html

* = laboratories that are no longer operating or have changed their code designations.
Code Lab Name Country
A Arizona USA
AA Arizona-NSF USA
Beta Beta Analytic USA
BGS* Brock University Canada
C* Chicago USA
CAMS Center for Accelerator Mass Spectrometry USA
DRI* Desert Research Institute USA
GrN Groningen The Netherlands
GX Geochron Laboratories USA
I* Teledyne Isotopes USA
IVIC* Caracas Venezuela
L* Lamont-Doherty USA
M* University of Michigan USA
NSRL INSTAAR AMS Lab, U of Colorado USA
NZA Rafter Radiocarbon Lab (AMS) New Zealand
P* Univ. of Pennsylvania USA
QL* Quaternary Isotope Laboratory USA
R Rome Italy
RIDDL* Simon Fraser Univ. Canada
SI* Smithsonian Institution USA
SMU* Southern Methodist Univ. USA
TEM* Temple University USA
TO IsoTrace Laboratory Canada
Tx* Texas USA
UCI University of California, Irvine USA
UCLA* University of California, Los Angeles USA
UCR* University of California, Riverside USA
UGa University of Georgia USA
URU Uruguay Uruguay
WSU* Washington State Univ. USA