Resources

Tools and information to support the GBIF community

Complete list of GBIF Resources

DeltaAccess tool

Delta Access is the original, discontinued project (now migrated to DiversityDescriptions) for a SQL interface to DELTA, the Description Language for Taxonomy, implemented in MS Access. You can use th...

BioGeomancer workbench

The BioGeomancer online workbench provides georeferencing services for biodiversity data managers. Based on textual descriptions, the tool provides geographical coordinates and an estimation of the un...

openModeller

openModeller is a fundamental niche modelling library, providing a uniform method for modelling distribution patterns using a variety of modelling algorithms....

Observations on Observational Biodiversity Data

A guide by the ENBI project (the European contribution to GBIF) about observational data. It analyses the special characteristics of this type of data, how it adapts to the data exchange standards ava...

DIVA-GIS

DIVA-GIS is a free and open source geographic information system (GIS) to make maps of species distribution data and analyze these data. It can be used to increase biodiversity data quality through sp...

Presentation: Online resources for georeferencing

This presentation is a compilation of online resources that can be used when georeferencing biodiversity data(bases), together with indications on how you can best use them....

GB09 Group Photo

Photo of participants attending the 9th Governing Board meeting in Wellington, New Zealand on October 5-7, 2004....

GBIF Work Programme 2005-2006

Approved GBIF 2005-2006 detailed Work Programme....

OpenStreetMap, the free Wiki World map

OpenStreetMap is an alternative way to get access to open access geographical information . It can be used, for example, to improve the quality of the geographical information attached to data....

GB08 Group Photo

Photo of participants at the 8th Governing Board in Oaxaca, Mexico on April 25-30, 2004....