Electronic Publications and Other Sites of Interest

Many publications in the fields of glaciology and climatology are available to users electronically and are listed below. Workshops and many related organizations also use the Web to provide information, publishing forums, and online discussion opportunities. Some of the journals and other publications listed below may also be available in print format in ARC.

E-Books (links .pdf or .html files), E-Movies, etc.
Antarctic Climate Change and the Environment edited by John Turner, et al.
Cold Regions Bibliography Project
Encyclopedia of Earth
International Classification for Seasonal Snow on the Ground prepared by the Working Group on Snow Classification
International Polar Year 2007-2008: Resources on Polar Research in the NOAA Central Library Network A Selected Bibliography
Inuit Knowledge and Climate Change Video
Northwest Passage [uses NSIDC KML files and links to several NSIDC web pages]
Research Data Curation Bibliography, version 3
Safari Books Online [must be on the CU network]
Simulated sea ice thickness and satellite observed ice extent for Summer 2007 Polar Science Center, Applied Physics Laboratory, University of Washington
Toward an Integrated Arctic Observing Network

E-Ice Charts
Two of the publishers of sea ice charts have switched from paper to internet publishing. Follow these links for the latest charts.
Sea Ice Service, Forecasting Division for Northern Norway
Sea Ice Information from Japan Meteorological Agency

E-Journals, E-Newsletters, E-Bulletins
Antarctic Journal of the United States
APECS Newsletter (click on the tab APECS News)
Arctic [Journal of the Arctic Institute of North America]
Arctic, Antarctic, and Alpine Research [must be on the CU network]
Boreal Environment Research
Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society [some open access; otherwise, must be on the CU network]
Climate Change News (sign up to receive the newsletter)
Climate Dynamics [some open access; otherwise, must be on the CU network]
The Cryosphere (open access journal)
The Cryosphere - Papers in Open Discussion (open access journal)
Frozen Ground, the bulletin of the International Permafrost Association
Glacier Mass Balance Data Bulletin
Himalayan Journal of Science
Ice Bits Newsletter
JARE Data Reports [must be on the CU network]
Journal of Climate [must be on the CU network]
Journal of Paleolimnology, #41, Special Issue [must be on the CU network]
Nature [must be on the CU network]
NOTUS - The AGCS Newsletter(click on link for the newsletter)
The Drift: NSIDC Tips for Data Users
Ocean Science - An Interactive Open Access Journal of the European Geosciences Union
Permafrost and Periglacial Processes [must be on the CU network]
Variations (CLIVAR)
Schnee und Lawinen in den Schweizer Alpen
Scientific Committee on Antarctic Research (SCAR) Newsletter
Witness the Arctic

E-Research Reports, E-Conferences, & E-Workshops
2013 melt season report
Arctic Climate Impact Assessment (ACIA) Scientific Report Index
Arctic Observation Integration Workshops Final Report
Canadian Permafrost Conferences (1962-1990)
The Koch index: formulations, corrections and extensions. Vedurstofa Islands Report VI-G98035-UR28 J. Wallevik and H. Sigurjonsson
Oden Southern Ocean Workshop
Scientific Committee on Antarctic Research (SCAR) Reports
Smithsonian at the Poles: Contributions to IPY Science
State of the Arctic Coast 2010 edited by Donald L. Forbes, et al.
State of the Arctic Report (NOAA)
Transitions and Tipping Points in Complex Environmental Systems

Organizations & Programs
Alaska Ocean Observing System (AOOS)
Arctic: A Friend Acting Strangely
Arctic Institute of North America (AINA)
Arctic Report Card
Bedford Institute of Oceanography
The Bering Sea Project
Canadian Ice Service
Climi, acque e ghiacciai tra Gran Paradiso e Canavese (in Italian, but there is a list of glaciers with links to comparison glacier images)
Explore Ilulissat Icefjord
Global Climate Change
Institute for Marine and Atmospheric research Utrecht
International Permafrost Association
International Polar Foundation
International Study of Arctic Change (ISAC)
Listening to our Past (in French, English, and Inuktitut)
Nunavik Bibliography
Permos (Permafrost Monitoring Switzerland)
Polar Portal
PTAA Glacier Mass Balance Project
Sea Ice Outlook June 2013
SEARCH (Study of Environmental Arctic Change) Resources
Volcanoes and Ice
Weather Underground's Climate Change
World Glacier Monitoring Service (WGMS)

E-Databases, etc.
Alaska Geospatial Climate Animations of Monthly Temperature and Precipitation
Arctic & Antarctic Discoveries online
Arctic Research Mapping Application (ARMAP)
Arctic Science and Technology Information System (ASTIS) database
ArcticStat Circumpolar Database
Fluctuations of Glaciers Maps
Glaciers online
High North Research Documents
Hydrocarbon Impacts
Ice Graph Tool
International Polar Year 2007-2008 (NSF Portal)
Inuvialuit Settlement Region Database
NSIDC Glacier Photograph Database
SCAR Antarctic Digital Database
SciTech Connect (DOE Office of Scientific and Technical Information)
SICOPOLIS (SImulation COde for POLythermal Ice Sheets)
Vintage photos of Polar exploration

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