Bibliotheks- und Informationsservice für Erdsystemforschung


Reopening for book lending and the return of book starts on Wednesday, 20 May 2020
New opening hours  Mo - Fr   10 a.m. -  2 p.m.

Please look for the details in our  news section

You can reach us by phone 42838-5076 or -7003
bis.erdsystem@we dont want


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, marine ecosystems, 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        10 a.m. - 2 p.m.   (until further notice)






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