Information for Antarctic research and outreach

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The Chilean Antarctic Institute´s Library is specialized in Antarctic matters and has the most comprehensive information available in Chile about the Antarctic territory.

Its mission is to provide information products and services to meet requirements of internal and external users in an efficient and timely manner.

• Personalized counseling and guidance in finding information
• Search and send information to user request
• Search the library publications
• Access Database own and international
• Interlibrary Loan (institutions in the agreement)
• Reprographics (photocopy)

Its collection includes the following disciplines:
• Marine Biology
• Law & Politics
• Geology
• Glaciology
• Climatology
• Ecology
• Flora and Fauna
• Oceanography
• Climate Change
• Geography
• History and Exploration of Antarctica
• Polar Regions

The Library offers a collection formed since 1964 and is mainly in English and Spanish:
• Books
• Dictionaries and Encyclopedias
• INACH Publications.
• National and foreign scientific journals
• Monographic Series
• Report of consultative meetings and scientific
• Institutional Memories
• Cartographic material
• Brochures



Arctic & Antarctic Regions (AAR): referential database that contains the largest collection of polar databases in the world. With over 1 million records from 1800 to present. AAR covers a wide range of resources from various disciplines related to the polar regions.

Polar Magazines

Antarctic Science
Antarctic Record
Arctic, Antarctic & Alpine Research
Polar Research

Collection of scientific journals of the following editors:

Annual Reviews
Oxford University Press
American Chemical Society

Plaza Muñoz Gamero 1055. Punta Arenas.
Phone: (56-61) 298144
Fax: (56-61) 298149
Monday- Thursday (8:30 a 13:00 h y de 13.30 a 17.30 h.)
Friday (8:30 a 13:00 h y de 13.30 a 16.30 h.)

For further information contact librarian: Fabiola Riquelme Rivera


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Antarctic Treaty System Base de datos del Tratado Antártico
Antarctica New Zealand Publications and links
Australian Antarctic Division- Library Catalog
Australian Antarctic Division Centre - Publications
British Antarctic Survey – Publications
Council of Managers of Antarctic Programs (COMNAP)- Publications
National Science Foundation Office Polar Programs – Publications
SCAR (Scientific Committee on Antarctic Research) -Publications


DIALNET -Portal de difusión de la producción científica hispana
DOAJ (Directory of Open Access Journals)
E-ciencia Buscador de archivos abiertos a la producción científica
E-JOURNAL Revistas especializadas
Google Académico
Open J-Gate – Revistas de acceso abierto.
OAISTER (University of Michigan)Recolector de recursos digitales académicos
Recolecta Recolector de ciencia abierta
REDALYCRed de Revistas Científicas de América Latina, El Caribe, España y Portugal.
SCIRUSBuscador de información científica


Antarctic Journal of United States -National Science Foundation,USA
Berichte Zur Polar-Und Meeresforschung=Reports on Polar and Marine ResearchAlfred-Wegener-Institut fur Polar-und Meeresforschung
CCAMLR Science
Geophysica – The Geophysical Society of Finland
Journal of Glaciology -International Glaciological Society
Marine Ornithology Sea Bird Science and Conservation
Permafrost and periglacial processes John Wiley & Sons
Polish Polar Research- Committee on Polar Research of the Polish Academy of Sciences.
Scientia Marina CSIC, España
Smithsonian Contributions -Smithsonian Institution Libraries


Boletín de la Sociedad Biología de Concepción
Anales del Instituto de la Patagonia
Andean Geology
Biological Research
Ciencia y Tecnología del Mar
Electronic Journal of Biotechnology
Gayana Botánica
Gayana: the international journal of biodiversity, Oceanology and Conservation
Investigaciones Marinas
Journal of the chilean chemical society
Latinoamerican journal of aquatic research
Revista Chilena de Historia Natural
Revista de Biología Marina y Oceanografía
Revista Geológica de Chile

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