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Arctic Institute of North America (AINA) Collection

The Arctic Institute of North America (AINA) collection is housed at the University of Calgary in the basement of the Gallagher Library (Earth Sciences 170).

Journal articles

The Arctic Science and Technology Information System (ASTIS) database has been established by the Arctic Institute of North America (AINA) and acts as a bibliography for northern Canada. Items found in the ASTIS database or bibliography, for the most part will be found either through a weblink or the University of Calgary Library Catalogue. 

Arctic and Antarctic databases, as looking at Polar Regions are multidisciplinary there are a variety of different databases to select from. 

Jökulsárlón Glacial Lake

Jökulsárlón Glacial Lake

Jökulsárlón Glacial Lake in southeast Iceland on the edge of Vatnajökull National Park. Situated at the head of the Breiðamerkurjökull glacier, it developed into a lake after the glacier started receding from the edge of the Atlantic Ocean, photograph taken by Christian Kühn, University of Calgary.