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BIO 100 Principles of Biology: Biology Databases

Animal Databases

Encyclopedia of Life -

Our Mission: To increase awareness and understanding of living nature through an Encyclopedia of Life that gathers, generates, and shares knowledge in an open, freely accessible and trusted digital resource.

EOL is supported by the following institutions:

  • Atlas of Living Australia
  • La Comisión Nacional para el Conocimiento y Uso de la Biodiversidad (CONABIO)
  • Harvard University
  • Marine Biological Laboratory
  • New Library of Alexandria
  • Smithsonian Institution's National Museum of Natural History

EOL collaborates with the following global bioinformatics projects:

  • Biodiversity Heritage Library (BHL)
  • Barcode of Life (BOLD)
  • Catalogue of Life (COL)
  • Global Biodiversity Information Facility (GBIF)

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