European biodiversity knowledge freely available globally to everyone.
BHL-Europe mission statement
Mobilising and preserving digital European biodiversity heritage literature and facilitating the open access to this literature through a multilingual community portal, the Global References Index to Biodiversity, and Europeana.
BHL-Europe vision statement (In contrast to BHL, BHL-Europe is not funded to digitise)
Name finding Scientific names Taxon Finder (uBio) Common names Catalogue of Life Author names Virtual International Authority File Species names Catalogue of Life Serial names Zeitschriftendatenbank
GRIB Bibliographic database (union catalogue of natural history institutions with content management and deduplication functionalities). G lobal R eferences I ndex to B iodiversity ( http://grib.gbv.de ) Collaboration : European Distributed Institute of Taxonomy (EDIT), Head office of the Common Library Network GBV (VZG) User: Scientist, taxonomist, librarian