Tools and information to support the GBIF community

Resource details

GBIF Portal


The new GBIF global web portal, provides greatly enhanced access to the world’s largest database of documented evidence for the distribution of species across the planet. It also includes information on many other areas of GBIF’s work, including news, featured scientific use cases, resources, events and opportunities and many more.


GBIF Secretariat


GBIF Secretariat, Wednesday, October 9, 2013

Target audience

GBIF Stakeholders. Biodiversity data users.

Bibliographic citation

For information on how to adequately cite data obtained via the GBIF Portal, please refer to the ‘Recommended practices for citation of data published through the GBIF network’,

Rights holder

GBIF Secretariat