Video: Launch of the new GBIF portal

This is the video of the launch of the new GBIF data portal in Berlin (Germany) on October 2013, where representatives of the GBIF Secretariat explain the main characteristics of the site and how it significantly improve access to biodiversity data in comparison to the its predecessor.


The Global Biodiversity Information Facility ( unveils a major new tool that enables researchers and policy makers to use vast quantities of data to help understand the threats to biodiversity, and to develop solutions to reduce those threats.


GBIF (2013), Launch of the new GBIF portal. Video (35’ 33”). Released on October 2013. Copenhagen: Global Biodiversity Information Facility. Available online at


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Hirsch, T., Robertson, T. & González-Talaván, A.


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