Your access to IMOS data is through the IMOS Ocean Portal.

IMOS Data Licensing

IMOS data is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International Licence

  • Any users of IMOS data are required to clearly acknowledge the source of the material in the format: "Data was sourced from the Integrated Marine Observing System (IMOS) - IMOS is a national collaborative research infrastructure, supported by Australian Government." If relevant, also credit other organisations involved in collection of the particular datastream (as listed in 'credit' in the metadata record).
  • The citation in a list of references is: "IMOS [year-of-data-download], [Title], [data-access-URL], accessed [date-of-access]."


See also:

  • A fact sheet by the Australian National Data Service for a summary of Creative Commons Data.