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American Museum of Natural History
Title: American Museum of Natural History
Creator: American Museum of Natural History <New York, NY>
Abstract: The American Museum of Natural History is one of the leading institutions in scientific and cultural research worldwide. It was founded in 1869 and is situated in the Central Park in New York. Several departments (anthropology, geology, palaeontology and zoology) contribute significantly to the discovery of natural history. Furthermore the collection grew of the centuries (more than 30 million objects) and therefore is of worldwide relevance. Many special and permanent exibitions gain an insight into nature and the mankind's cultural development. A special online platform for children is available, allow a easy overview of natural science and coherences. The library host one of the most comprehensive collections of the world. Some contents are accessible online (own publications, as part of the Biodiversity Heritage Library). [Information of the supplier, modified]
Table of contents: exhibition / calendar / science (departments, library) / education (for pupils, students and teachers) / kids & families / news
Subject: Education, research, related topics (570.7);
Museums, collections, exhibits (570.74);
Natural history (508)
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Audience: Beginner; Intermediate; Experts
Language: English
Format: website
Resource type: Museums and Collections
Access: free
Metadata update date: 2011-08-31
Metadata provider: SDEI
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