For Researchers

IRIS provides seismic equipment and access to seismic and other data sets for researchers worldwide. Below is a list of useful links for IRIS researchers:

IRIS Data Management Center

  • Data: Overview of the Data Management Center data holdings, including data types, formats and protocols
  • Online Tools: Overview of the Data Management Center tools for accessing seismic data
  • Software: Overview of the Data Management Center software

More information is available under the Data & Software tab.

The latest developments in Data and Software are published quarterly in the IRIS Data Management Center's online newsletter.

Other helpful links

Data Wizard: Not sure where to look for the data you want, or what kinds of data are available? The Data Wizard may help you...

SeismoArchives: Seismogram Archives of Significant Earthquakes of the World



External Research Links