HERBAR, Botanical collections management program

HERBAR is a MS-Access based application designed to digitize and manage plant natural history collections. It supports digital images, specific attributes, management of loans, requests and exchanges, label production, and other different kind of outputs.

It supports data export into DarwinCore format tables, ready to be published through GBIF.


HERBAR is a computer application designed to manage and digitalize botanical collections. It is the standard application of the Iberian and Macaronesian Herbarium Association - AHIM (Asociación de Herbarios Ibero-macaronésicos) and it is supported and recommended by the Spanish GBIF Node.

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Pando, F. et al. (1994-2010). HERBAR (version): A database application for herbarium management http://www.gbif.es/herbar/herbar.php (date when accesed or downloaded). Coordination Unit of GBIF.ES, CSIC. Ministry of Science and Innovation, Spain.