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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Informationen zu Open Access durch Veranstaltungen, Plakate, Blogs der SUB Hamburg und anderen Institutionen

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How digitisation changes science – an exhibition of the ZBW – Leibniz Information Centre for Economics



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The new "IPCC Special Report on the Ocean and Cryosphere in a Changing Climate" has been presented to the public on 25th September 2019

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