Provides Open Access to research and publications in marine science in digital form, including preprints, published articles, technical reports, working papers and other publications. By 2015, Digital collections from Latin America and the Caribbean provide Open Access to full-texts from Argentina (496), Chile (137), Colombia (482), Cuba (687), Ecuador (451), Mexico (22), Trinidad & Tobago (15), Uruguay (71), Peru (17).

OceanDocs is supported by the Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission (IOC) to collect, preserve and facilitate access to all research output from members of their Ocean Data and Information Networks (ODINS). It is one of a number of complementary thematic digital marine and aquatic repositories including the Aquatic Commons, which is supported by the International Association of Aquatic and Marine Science Libraries and Information Centers (IAMSLIC).

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