Bibliotheks- und Informationsservice für Erdsystemforschung

The Library and Information Services for Earth System Sciences ...

... is a joint service of the Max-Planck-Institute for Meteorology (MPI-M) and the Center for Earth System Research and Sustainability (CEN) at the University of Hamburg.

We are a lending library and our main focus lies on the subjects meteorology, climatology, oceanography, geophysics, biogeochemistry, hydrobiology, fishery sciences, geology, environmental sciences. Primarily, we offer our extensive service for students and staff of the institutes involved but guests are always welcome. 


Bundesstr. 53 (Ground Floor) 
D-20146 Hamburg
Tel.: ++49 40 42838-5076

E-Mail: bis.erdsystem@we dont want

Service Hours

Monday - Friday        9:00 - 19:00

User PCs
Journal Display
Swop Shelf

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Christmas Holidays

7. 12.

Same procedure as every year ... Our library is closed during Christmas holidays. We wish you a Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year. 23.12.17 - 1.1.18 closed [Read more...]

Category: Opening Hours

New e-books

10. 11.

On our latest poster in front of the library entrance we present mainly new e-books . Please check the Campus Catalog for correct access links or use our Special Catalog for e-books If you have any access problems please...[Read more...]

Category: New Aquisitions

New acquisitions

2. 11.

On our new poster in front of the library entrance you find our new printed acquisitions. To a few there is also access to the e-book version. Please check the Campus Catalogue for the correct access links. [Read more...]

Category: New Aquisitions

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