In cooperation with the TIB|AV-Portal ESSD authors can now add short, citable video abstracts and video supplements to their articles.
New library and payment concept for ESSD
14 Oct 2015
From January 2016 onwards, ESSD will see changes to the way papers are archived and paid for.
ESSD awarded DOAJ Seal
25 Jun 2015
Earth System Science Data (ESSD) has received the new DOAJ Seal which recognizes journals with an exceptionally high level of publishing standards and best practice.
ESSD now member of COPE
22 May 2015
Earth System Science Data (ESSD) has become a member of the Committee on Publication Ethics (COPE) and thereby subscribes to the principles of COPE.
6th Plenary Climate Change Data Challenge: call for data sets
11 May 2015
In the context of the 6th Plenary RDA meeting, a special challenge aims to connect climate change related data sets with startups, SMEs, and larger organizations with practical application for these data.
Global carbon budget 2014: Publication of final revised paper
08 May 2015
The peer-review process of the latest annual update of the global carbon budget is completed and the paper has now been published in its final form.
ESSD indexed by Thomson Reuters as first data journal in Earth sciences
17 Mar 2015
ESSD has been indexed in the Web of ScienceTM as one of the first of the emerging genre of data journals.
27 Feb 2015
The ESSD website has been given a new look, and the navigation has been adjusted.
ESSD provides full-text XML
19 Nov 2014
Earth System Science Data (ESSD) has started an XML-first workflow and will provide all new articles in full-text XML from now on.
CO2 emissions set to reach new 40 billion tonne record high in 2014
21 Sep 2014
The latest annual update of the global carbon budget shows that the remaining CO2 emission "quota" may be used up in one generation, and half of all fossil fuel reserves may need to be left untapped.
ESSD indexed in Scopus
18 Feb 2014
We are very pleased to announce that Scopus has completed its evaluation of ESSD and will include it in the database.
Global carbon emissions set to reach record 36 billion tonnes in 2013
19 Nov 2013
Global emissions of carbon dioxide from burning fossil fuels are set to rise again in 2013, reaching a record high of 36 billion tonnes.
Oceanographers publish new global plankton atlas in "Earth System Science Data"
19 Jul 2013
The MAREDAT team has made their first global atlas of marine plankton publicly and freely available through ESSD.