Resources

Tools and information to support the GBIF community

Complete list of GBIF Resources

eLearning course about storytelling for conservation action by Frogleaps

This free online course about storytelling for conservation action gives advice on the use of stories as an effective communication tool for certain types of audiences. The course takes up to two hour...

GBIF in the biodiversity informatics landscape

This document was prepared as an input for one of GBIF Task Groups and it is a short historical summary of what GBIF is and how it relates to other biodiversity informatics initiatives....

Press notice: Key messages and background information on the GBIF Portal launch and Science Symposium 2013

This press notice provides detailed information about the launch of the new GBIF data portal and the Science Symposium 2013. It includes a comparison between the current portal and the new one, and ba...

News update: new GBIF web portal to be launched

This news update provides basic information about the launch of the new GBIF portal in October 2013....

Meeting Report: GBIF hackathon-workshop on Darwin Core and sample data (22-24 May 2013)

This report summarizes the outcomes of a workshop that explored how the Darwin Core standard could be adapted for encoding sample based data....

Report of the TDWG Vocabulary Management Task Group (VoMaG)

This report summarizes the work carried out by the TDWG Vocabulary Management Task Group (VoMaG) during 2012-2013 and includes many recommendations to the TDWG on a number of topics relating to the ma...

GBits Newsletter no. 35 (Simplified Chinese)

July 2013...

GBits Newsletter no. 35 (Traditional Chinese)

July 2013...

Global Biodiversity Informatics Outlook: Delivering Biodiversity Knowledge in the Information Age

The Global Biodiversity Informatics Outlook helps to focus effort and investment towards better understanding of life on Earth and our impacts upon it. It proposes a framework that will help harness t...