GBIF Documents

The list below shows documentation from/about the Global Biodiversity Information Facility (GBIF). The documents are sorted by Relevance, Title, and Author. Search can be performed against the fields: Title, Description, and Category (see documentation page for info).



Digital Imaging of Biological Type Specimens. A Manual of Best Practice

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    Häuser, C.L., Steiner, A., Holstein, J. & Scoble, M.J. (eds.)
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    No. 174
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    "Book addresses a number of important issues about the digital imaging of biological objects." [Taken from the document].
    Collections Manager / Technicians
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    GBIF
    GBIF
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    GBIF’s Voting Participants
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    27-Jun-05
    English
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    n/a
    Direct
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    PDF
    21-Apr-12
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    309
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GBIF Data Policy

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    Anonymous
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    No. 176
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    A pamphlet describing GBIF's data policy.
    Legal department / Legal advisor
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    GBIF
    GBIF
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    GBIF’s Voting Participants
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    30-Jun-05
    English
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    n/a
    Direct
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    PDF
    21-Apr-12
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GBIF Data Sharing Agreement

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    Anonymous
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    No. 177
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    Agreement between GIBF and the content provider.
    Legal department / Legal advisor
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    GBIF
    GBIF
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    GBIF’s Voting Participants
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    n/a
    English
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    Direct
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    Website
    21-Apr-12
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GBIF Data Use Agreement

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    Anonymous
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    No. 178
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    "GBIF makes available data that are shared by hundreds of data publishers from around the world. These data are shared according to the GBIF Data Use Agreement, which includes the provision that users of any data accessed through or retrieved via the GBIF Data Portal will always give credit to the original data publishers." [Taken from the document]
    Legal department / Legal advisor
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    GBIF
    GBIF
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    GBIF’s Voting Participants
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    n/a
    English
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    Direct
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    Website
    21-Apr-12
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GBIF Memorandum of Understanding 2012

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    Anonymous
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    No. 181
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    "GBIF is a multi-lateral initiative established by inter-governmental agreement and based on a non-binding Memorandum of Understanding (MoU). This is the current MoU document which is valid from 2012 onwards." [Taken from the document].
    Legal department / Legal advisor
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    GBIF
    GBIF
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    GBIF’s Voting Participants
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    02-Jul-05
    English
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    n/a
    Direct
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    PDF
    21-Apr-12
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GBIF Statements on Open Access to Biodiversity Data and Mobilising and Sharing Biodiversity Data with Countries of Origin

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    Anonymous
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    No. 186
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    "Recommendations adopted by the GBIF Governing Board in January 2006 regarding open access to biodiversity data, and on mobilising and sharing biodiversity data with countries of origin." [Taken from the document].
    Legal department / Legal advisor
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    GBIF
    GBIF
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    GBIF’s Voting Participants
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    28-Jun-05
    English
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    n/a
    Direct
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    PDF
    21-Apr-12
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GBIF Strategic Plan 2012-2016 - Seizing the Future

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    Anonymous
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    No. 188
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    "GBIF’s Strategic Plan for the period 2012-2016. It was endorsed at the GBIF Governing Board meeting GB17 in Suwon, Republic of Korea on 14 October 2010." [Taken from the document].
    Legal department / Legal advisor; Direction / policy makers
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    GBIF
    GBIF
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    GBIF’s Voting Participants
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    03-Jul-05
    English
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    n/a
    Direct
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    PDF
    21-Apr-12
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GBIF Training Manual 1: Digitisation of Natural History Collections Data

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    Chapman, A.D., Franzier, C.K., Grafton, O., Grant, S., Hobern, D., Lane, M., Wall, J. & Wieczorek, J.
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    No. 189
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    "A complete package of background information and guidance for the curators and managers of natural history collections and herbaria." [Taken from the document].
    Collections Manager / Technicians
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    GBIF
    GBIF
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    GBIF’s Voting Participants
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    30-Jun-05
    English
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    1.0
    Direct
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    PDF
    21-Apr-12
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Initiating a Collection Digitisation Project

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    Remsen D., Döring M., Robertson, T.
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    No. 193
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    "Document describing the process of initiating the digitisation of a natural history collection." [Taken from the document].
    Scientists, Collections Manager / Technicians
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    GBIF
    GBIF
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    GBIF’s Voting Participants
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    30-Jun-05
    English
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    1.0
    Direct
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    PDF
    21-Apr-12
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    73
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Presentation: Uses of biodiversity data

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    Koleff Osorio, P.
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    No. 196
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    An overview of the use of biodiversity data through examples from CONABIO work in Mexico.
    PR department / Communication / Education
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    GBIF
    GBIF
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    GBIF’s Voting Participants
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    30-Jun-05
    English
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    v1
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    Slide presentation
    21-Apr-12
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