17 / 12 / 2014, GBIF
The secretariat of the Global Biodiversity Information Facility (GBIF) has launched the "Ebbe Nielsen Challenge", a new competition for (open) biodiversity data computer scientists...
12 / 11 / 2014, NLBIF
Step by step the GBIF data portal is being enhanced with sophisticated information services. Data trends are now being presented in a clear and advanced mode, both at the global and...
26 / 09 / 2014, Ecological Informatics
The VESpeR project of the Institute for Informatics and Digital Innovation, part of the Napier University in Edinburgh, Scotland...
16 / 09 / 2014, GBIF
The Indian minister Prakash Javadekar, from the ministry of Environment, Forests and Climate Change, opens the 21st international meeting of the Global Biodiversity Information Facility (GBIF)...
26 / 07 / 2014
As a relict from previous project activities NLBIF happens to have several copies of the publication "Digital Imaging of Biological Type Specimens - A Manual of Best Practice" available...
26 / 06 / 2014
The NLBIF website is available in English and Dutch again.
One of the objectives of NLBIF is to act as a platform for the exchange of information between the Dutch and...
07 / 06 / 2014
The third Open Science Data Cloud (OSDC) workshop is taking place in Amsterdam, GBIF data play their part in this Big Data event.
The OSDC workshop, partly financed by the...
24 / 04 / 2014, NLBIF
In collaboration with the Netherlands eScience Center (NLeSC), NLBIF investigates possibilities to analyse and visualise the more than 400 million GBIF data records in an advanced eScience...
23 / 04 / 2014, RDNL
The Dutch Data Prize 2014 will be awarded to a researcher or research group making an extra contribution to science by making research data available for additional or new research....
11 / 04 / 2014, GBIF
From now, users of the GBIF portal have access to more and new information in the millions of GBIF records.
Before, the portal displayed only about 30 of the 150 terms from...