Biodiversity heritage

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Biodiversity heritage

  1. 1. Using the Biodiversity Heritage Library University of Gloucestershire 9 December 2011
  2. 2. www.biodiversitylibrary.org
  3. 3. Search by: <ul><li>Keyword </li></ul><ul><li>Publication information </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Title, author’s surname, edition, year, language, originating library </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Subject </li></ul><ul><li>Scientific name </li></ul><ul><li>Citation information </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Journal title, volume, number, start page </li></ul></ul>
  4. 4. <ul><li>No Boolean searching </li></ul><ul><li>Title only keyword search </li></ul>But… A few disadvantages
  5. 5. Lots of good features <ul><li>FAQs </li></ul><ul><li>Data exporting </li></ul><ul><li>Limited full text searching </li></ul>
  6. 6. For example… Searching by scientific name
  7. 7. Laminaria bulbosa <ul><li>British algae </li></ul><ul><li>Searched by genus and species, and genus only </li></ul>NHM Library and Archives
  8. 8. The results
  9. 9. <ul><li>Results can be displayed by: </li></ul><ul><li>Type (Serial or monograph) </li></ul><ul><li>Title (Ascending or descending) </li></ul><ul><li>Date (Ascending or descending) </li></ul><ul><li>Also includes, author, volume and page number </li></ul>
  10. 10. Genus only search
  11. 11. The digitised books
  12. 12. Ways to use the BHL <ul><li>Dissertation background </li></ul><ul><li>Seeing what has been researched (and hasn’t been) </li></ul><ul><li>Geographical biodiversity interest </li></ul>
  13. 13. Questions?

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