ePIC (electronic Publication Information Center)

ePIC (electronic Publication Information Center)

ePIC (electronic Publication Information Center) is the official repository for publications and presentations of the Alfred Wegener Institute for Polar and Marine Research (AWI). ePIC is an open access repository with all ownership and operation rights reserved to AWI. ePIC offers metadata expressed in qualified dublin-core format for all items and, whenever available, links to postprints and related primary data archived in PANGAEA, the Publishing Network for Geoscientific & Environmental Data.

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The Alfred Wegener Institute, a non-profit federally funded research center of Helmholtz Association in Germany, carries out research in the Arctic and Antarctic as well as in the high and mid latitude oceans. The institute coordinates German polar research and makes available to national and international science important infrastructure, e.g. the research ice breaker Polarstern and research stations in the Arctic and Antarctic.