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The encyclopedia of life [electronic resource] : EOL.

Availability

Online

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Language:
English.
Beginning date:
2007
Imprint:
[S.l. : s.n.]
Format:
  • Other
Title Variation:
EOL
Vol/date range:
Began in 2007.
Note:
Title from home page (viewed Aug. 23, 2007). "The Encyclopedia of Life is a collaborative scientific effort led by the Field Museum of Natural History, Harvard University, Marine Biological Laboratory, Missouri Botanical Garden, Smithsonian Institution, and Biodiversity Heritage Library, a consortium including the core institutions and also the American Museum of Natural History (New York), Natural History Museum (London), New York Botanical Garden, and Royal Botanic Gardens (Kew)."--FAQ.
Summary:
"Ultimately, the Encyclopedia of Life will provide an online database for all 1.8 million species now known to live on Earth. When completed, it will serve as a global biodiversity tool, providing scientists, policymakers, students, and citizens information they need to discover and protect the planet and encourage learning and conservation."--FAQ.
Format:
Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Contributor:
Field Museum of Natural History.
Harvard University.
Marine Biological Laboratory (Woods Hole, Mass.)
Missouri Botanical Garden.
Smithsonian Institution.
Biodiversity Heritage Library Consortium.
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