Oceanography The Official Magazine of
The Oceanography Society
Volume 15 Issue 01

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Volume 15, No. 1
Pages 109 - 111


Distributed Information Services in Marine Science: MareNet—The Network of Marine Research Institutions and Documents

By Michael Hohlfeld and Jörg-Olaf Wolff 
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MareNet is a new online information service and presently one of the largest and most complete portals for marine science. We report here on the present status of MareNet and describe its concept as an example of services for distributed scientific information maintained by a distributed workforce.


Hohlfeld, M., and J.O. Wolff. 2002. Distributed information services in marine science: MareNet—The network of marine research institutions and documents. Oceanography 15(1):109–111, https://doi.org/10.5670/oceanog.2002.41.

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