Journal cover Journal topic
Earth System Science Data The Data Publishing Journal

Journal metrics

  • IF value: indexed IF
  • SNIP value: indexed SNIP
  • IPP value: indexed IPP
  • SJR value: indexed SJR
ESSD cover
Open access Public peer review Article level metrics
Chief editors: David Carlson & Hans Pfeiffenberger

Earth System Science Data (ESSD) is an international, interdisciplinary journal for the publication of articles on original research data (sets), furthering the reuse of high-quality data of benefit to Earth system sciences. The editors encourage submissions on original data or data collections which are of sufficient quality and have potential to contribute to these aims. The journal maintains sections for regular-length articles, brief communications (e.g. on additions to data sets) and commentaries, as well as review articles and special issues.


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. more

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. more

Recent articles

08 May 2015