Publication Series

GFZ Series

The GFZ journal System Erde (System Earth) reports on the many facets of the work at the GFZ.

Primarily it addresses to decision makers in science, society and politics, to interested scientists and the public.

More information can be found on the "System Erde" website.

ISSN 2190-7110

The reports are published under a Creative Commons-Lizenz (CC-BY 4.0) as open access publications on the repository GFZpublic.

Primarily they are published electronically.

Nevertheless, provided that there are printed copies, these can be ordered for free at:

Library of the Wissenschaftspark Albert Einstein
Telegrafenberg (A17)
14473 Potsdam
Tel.: +49 331 288 - 1673

Author information

For an overview of our STRs in GFZpublic, please click on the following link  

For the publication of research data there is the possibility to publish these as part of the series "Scientific Technical Reports Data".

Following the standard in scientific text publications all data sets get assigned a Digital Object Identifier (DOI). That way they are citeable and persistently available.

An overview of the STR-Data published to date can be found at

For more information on publishing in that series please turn to Kirsten Elger.

The GFZ offers a broad range of events and teaching material for the (geo)scientific education at schools and kindergardens.

Information on these you can find on the websites of the Helmholtz Centre Potsdam GFZ German Research Centre for Geosciences.

More material is available on the websites of the public relations office in the Infothek.


A list of published PIK reports as well as other open access full texts are available under the following link:

          PIK Publications

AWI - Reports on Polar and Marine Research

Please find here a list of all published reports and a growing number of full texts:

          EPIC AWI

RIFS Series

A list of all RIFS publication series and openly accessible full texts are available unter:

          RIFS Publications