The information system PANGAEA is operated as an open-access library aimed at archiving, publishing, and distributing geo-referenced data from earth system research. Most of the data is freely available and can be used under the terms of the license mentioned on the data set description.

Access the database

  • Database is included in the main library search
  • Anyone with a UWE Bristol login can access this database

Access the PANGAEA database


  • Alfred Wegener Institute for Polar and Marine Research
  • Center for Marine Environmental Sciences (MARUM)