Planned maintenance

By magnarem |

Due to a planned maintenance, some data products and related services on this site will not be available on Tuesday 28th of November (starting at 8am CET) and Wednesday 29th of November
Availability of data products is expected to be resumed during the second day of maintenance (Wednesday) in the late afternoon.

We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause.

Introducing CF-NetCDF and Darwin Core Spreadsheet Templates on NorDataNet

By laraf |

Exciting news! NorDataNet is now hosting the Nansen Legacy Template Generator at This user-friendly tool simplifies the creation of FAIR-compliant data files. It enables you to effortlessly design spreadsheet templates with CF standard names or Darwin Core terms as column headers. Each template includes term descriptions and restrictions to ensure data accuracy. Start using the Nansen Legacy template generator today!

Major changes in the metadata catalogue

By laraf |

On Monday 20th of March the SolR back-end for the metadata catalogue of the data portal will be changed.

Some major modifications will be present, including changes of metadata identifiers for some of the records.

A namespace prefix no.met.adc for all records managed by the Arctic Data Centre ( is now added.

Some records might be missing at the beginning, but we are working on filling these gaps.