The Biodiversity Heritage LibraryFrom Local to Global Martin R. Kalfatovic | BHL Program Director | Smithsonian Libraries ...
Missouri Botanical Garden & BHL Pre-historyIllustrated Gardens, 1997
Smithsonian Libraries & BHL Pre-historyBiologia Centrali-American, 2004
Libraries & Laboratories2005, London
ZoBo.orgBoZo.org
NotDeadThings.org
Extinctionary.org
Or inspired by the All Species Foundation or Species 2000:                   Vitalis.org     Omnibiosis.org               ...
Or more of a 18th century libraryLibraryofNaturalCuriosities.org
But in German …WunderkammerBibliothekKatalogDerLebendenSachen.org
Biodiversity Heritage Library : 2006
TIMELINE• 2003.02 Encyclopedia of Life meeting,  Telluride• 2003.09 Smithsonian and MOBOT  discuss digital collaboration• ...
• 2008.06 BHL Europe funding proposal to  European Union• 2009.09 BHL-China formed, Beijing• 2009.11 Pan-Arab Biodiversity...
Biodiversity Heritage LibraryTechnology       Library      Science
<technology /> Technology Project
Technology Project
Missouri Botanical Garden
Emilio Goeldi Museum
Naturhistorisches Museum Wien
Museum Victoria
Academy of Natural Sciences
Science Project
Science Project
Doing the Work
Whiteboards
Global data sharing requires   a social infrastructure
Global data sharing requires   a social infrastructure
Global data sharing requires   a social infrastructure
> Digitization of biodiversity literature> Creation of a global partnership> Engagement of the research community         ...
38.8+ million pages
Six Continents
~1.6 m users | 16 m page views              233 countries
BHL AfricaThanks to the generosity ofthe JRS Foundation, aninitial meeting with potentialAfrican BHL participantswas held ...
What Visitors are saying                                 Dear Sir / /Madam Can i ijust                                  De...
> 390,000 views in 10months> 30,000+ images
Credits> Henning Scholtz> Chris Freeland> BHL staff members around the world> All images from BHL content or available on ...
The Biodiversity Heritage Library: From Local to Global
The Biodiversity Heritage Library: From Local to Global
The Biodiversity Heritage Library: From Local to Global
The Biodiversity Heritage Library: From Local to Global
The Biodiversity Heritage Library: From Local to Global
The Biodiversity Heritage Library: From Local to Global
The Biodiversity Heritage Library: From Local to Global
The Biodiversity Heritage Library: From Local to Global
The Biodiversity Heritage Library: From Local to Global
The Biodiversity Heritage Library: From Local to Global
The Biodiversity Heritage Library: From Local to Global
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The Biodiversity Heritage Library: From Local to Global. Martin R. Kalfatovic. BHL Europe Final Events and Review. Berlin, Germany. 5 June 2012.

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The Biodiversity Heritage Library: From Local to Global

  1. 1. The Biodiversity Heritage LibraryFrom Local to Global Martin R. Kalfatovic | BHL Program Director | Smithsonian Libraries BHL Europe Final Events and Review | Berlin | 5 June 2012
  2. 2. Missouri Botanical Garden & BHL Pre-historyIllustrated Gardens, 1997
  3. 3. Smithsonian Libraries & BHL Pre-historyBiologia Centrali-American, 2004
  4. 4. Libraries & Laboratories2005, London
  5. 5. ZoBo.orgBoZo.org
  6. 6. NotDeadThings.org
  7. 7. Extinctionary.org
  8. 8. Or inspired by the All Species Foundation or Species 2000: Vitalis.org Omnibiosis.org Allogy.org
  9. 9. Or more of a 18th century libraryLibraryofNaturalCuriosities.org
  10. 10. But in German …WunderkammerBibliothekKatalogDerLebendenSachen.org
  11. 11. Biodiversity Heritage Library : 2006
  12. 12. TIMELINE• 2003.02 Encyclopedia of Life meeting, Telluride• 2003.09 Smithsonian and MOBOT discuss digital collaboration• 2005.05 Libraries and Laboratories, London• 2006.06 Organizational and Technical meeting, Washington• 2006.10 Technical meetings, St. Louis/San Francisco• 2007.02 Organizational meeting, Cambridge, MA• 2007.05 BHL Portal Launch, Washington, DC
  13. 13. • 2008.06 BHL Europe funding proposal to European Union• 2009.09 BHL-China formed, Beijing• 2009.11 Pan-Arab Biodiversity Conference, Alexandria• 2010.02 Brasilian Kick-off meeting, Sao Paulo• 2010.06 BHL-Au Kick-off meeting, Melbourne/Canberra• 2010.09 Global BHL Technical meeting, MBL/WHOI, Woods Hole• 2011.11 2nd Global BHL Governance meeting, Field Museum, Chicago• 2012.04 BHL & BHL SciELO Technical meetings, Washington, DC• 2012.06 BHL Europe Final Events & 3rd Global Tech meeting, Berlin
  14. 14. Biodiversity Heritage LibraryTechnology Library Science
  15. 15. <technology /> Technology Project
  16. 16. Technology Project
  17. 17. Missouri Botanical Garden
  18. 18. Emilio Goeldi Museum
  19. 19. Naturhistorisches Museum Wien
  20. 20. Museum Victoria
  21. 21. Academy of Natural Sciences
  22. 22. Science Project
  23. 23. Science Project
  24. 24. Doing the Work
  25. 25. Whiteboards
  26. 26. Global data sharing requires a social infrastructure
  27. 27. Global data sharing requires a social infrastructure
  28. 28. Global data sharing requires a social infrastructure
  29. 29. > Digitization of biodiversity literature> Creation of a global partnership> Engagement of the research community Achievements
  30. 30. 38.8+ million pages
  31. 31. Six Continents
  32. 32. ~1.6 m users | 16 m page views 233 countries
  33. 33. BHL AfricaThanks to the generosity ofthe JRS Foundation, aninitial meeting with potentialAfrican BHL participantswas held in Chicago (Nov2011).In June 2012, again with thesupport of the JRSFoundation, the first BHLAfrican Organizationalmeeting will be held in CapeTown in conjunction with theSANBI BIMF 2012 meeting.Over 25 participants fromsub-Saharan Africa will joinBHL members to discussthe parameters of a BHLAfrica.
  34. 34. What Visitors are saying Dear Sir / /Madam Can i ijust Dear Sir Madam Can just La très belle galerie La très belle galerie congratulate you on an congratulate you on an absolutely brilliant online #flickr de la #flickr de la absolutely brilliant online resource. I Iam compiling aa resource. am compiling Biodiversity Heritage Biodiversity Heritage report on an invasive report on an invasive Library @BioDivLibrary hydromedusae and could not hydromedusae and could not Library @BioDivLibrary believe the ease and efficiency believe the ease and efficiency of this web page which of this web page which genuinely saved me weeks of genuinely saved me weeks of my life my lifeLa plus grande La plus grande#bibliotheque #botanique & Dica de site do Denis Jacob Dica de site do Denis Jacob #bibliotheque #botanique &#zoologique online The #zoologique online The Machado. Já conhecem a Machado. Já conhecem alargest online botanical & largest online botanical & base Biodiversity Heritage base Biodiversity Heritagezoological #library #BHL zoological #library #BHL Library? Library?
  35. 35. > 390,000 views in 10months> 30,000+ images
  36. 36. Credits> Henning Scholtz> Chris Freeland> BHL staff members around the world> All images from BHL content or available on Flickr> “Thank you image” from woodleywonderworks

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