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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Beluga is out

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

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Wir suchen

Für die Mitarbeit im BIS für Erdsystemforschung suchen wir zum 1. März ggf. zum 1. April 2020 eine/n studierende/n Angestellte/n.

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The contract with Springer Nature on behalf of the DEAL project was signed 8 January 2020.

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