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Task group on Access to Biological Collection Data
Title: Task group on Access to Biological Collection Data
Title alternative: Task group on ABCD
Creator: Botanic Garden and Botanical Museum <Berlin-Dahlem> / Department of Biodiversity Informatics and Laboratories
Contributor: CODATA <Paris>; TDWG = Taxonomic Database Working Group / TDWG Secretariat <Hobart, Australia>
Abstract: The objective of the working group is to foster accessibility of existing and emerging biological collection data banks at the international level by developing proposals for data and metadata standards. The groups long-term objectives:a) Foment standardization of the terminology used to model biological collection information, b) Collect and make public documents providing standards used in - or of potential use for - biological collections and c) Contribute to a general format for data exchange and retrieval for biological collections. [Information of the supplier]
Table of contents: Reference List of Standards, Information Models, and Data Dictionaries for Biological Collections / Software for biological collection management / TDWG Subgroup on Accession Data / Workshops
Subject: Language and communication (570.14);
Organizations and management (570.6)
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Audience: Intermediate; Experts
Language: English
Format: website
Resource type: Academic societies, professional associations, working groups
Access: free
Metadata update date: 2011-12-20
Metadata provider: UBFfm
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