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, 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        9:00 - 19:00






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New e-books

Please look at our new ebooks. Suggestions for new acquisitions are always welcome

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New (e)books

Please note that this book is available online now

Sarmiento / Gruber: Global biogeochemical dynamics. - 2013

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Beluga is out

Please welcome the new main catalogue of the University's library system: Katalogplus

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