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Carnegie Museum of Natural History
Title: Carnegie Museum of Natural History
Title abbreviated: CMNH
Creator: CMNH = Carnegie Museum of Natural History <Pittsburgh, Pa.>
Abstract: Carnegie Museum of Natural History, founded in 1895 by Andrew Carnegie, has maintained an international reputation for its ongoing research and discovery that create a better understanding of the history of the earth and its inhabitants. Today, the museum is ranked among the top five natural history museums in the USA. The web site presents all departments of the museum i.e. the sections of Herpetology, Ornithology, Anthropology, Botany, Palaeontology, Invertebrate Zoology, Mammalogy, Malacology, and Mineralogy. Additionally the library with a collection of approximately 132,000 volumes and the Powdermill Nature Reserve, a biological research station, were introduced. The museum publishes the Annals of Carnegie Museum and Bulletin of Carnegie Museum of Natural History. [Information of the supplier, modified]
Table of contents: Visit / Calendar / Science (Curatorial Departments, Powdermill Nature Reserve, Library, Publications, Collections Online) / Press Releases
Subject: Museums, collections, exhibits (570.74)
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Audience: Beginner; Intermediate; Experts
Language: English
Format: website
Resource type: Museums and Collections
Access: free
Metadata update date: 2010-12-08
Metadata provider: SDEI
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