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Poster: GBIF - enabling unparalleled data access for research


This poster describes GBIF’s role in enabling data access for research.


GBIF Secretariat


GBIF Secretariat, Tuesday, October 1, 2013


GBIF offers researchers access to hundreds of millions of records documenting evidence of the distribution of species over time, all round the planet. A growing body of peer-reviewed literature mines these data to address the critical scientific questions relating to conservation and sustainable use of our biological resources.

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GBIF (2013). Poster: GBIF - enabling unparalleled data access for research. Copenhagen: Global Biodiversity Information Facility. Available online at


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GBIF Secretariat