IGSN Service – Documentation

Welcome to the IGSN service documentation provided by Kiel University’s Central Research Data Management and Computing Centre. This service is open to all university employees and institutions, offering:

  • Free IGSN IDs for unique identification of physical samples.

  • Creation of IGSN metadata for precise sample citation and retrieval.

Please note, this guide is a work in progress. If you have any questions or encounter issues, don’t hesitate to contact us.