Volume 12 Supplement 15

Data publishing framework for primary biodiversity data


Edited by Dave Roberts and Tom Moritz

Publication of this supplement was supported by the Global Biodiversity Information Facility

  1. Research

    Towards mainstreaming of biodiversity data publishing: recommendations of the GBIF Data Publishing Framework Task Group

    Data are the evidentiary basis for scientific hypotheses, analyses and publication, for policy formation and for decision-making. They are essential to the evaluation and testing of results by peer scientists ...

    Tom Moritz, S Krishnan, Dave Roberts, Peter Ingwersen, Donat Agosti, Lyubomir Penev, Matthew Cockerill and Vishwas Chavan

    BMC Bioinformatics 2011 12(Suppl 15):S1

    Published on: 15 December 2011

  2. Research

    The Biodiversity Informatics Potential Index

    Biodiversity informatics is a relatively new discipline extending computer science in the context of biodiversity data, and its development to date has not been uniform throughout the world. Digitizing effort ...

    Arturo H AriƱo, Vishwas Chavan and Nick King

    BMC Bioinformatics 2011 12(Suppl 15):S4

    Published on: 15 December 2011

  3. Research

    Data hosting infrastructure for primary biodiversity data

    Today, an unprecedented volume of primary biodiversity data are being generated worldwide, yet significant amounts of these data have been and will continue to be lost after the conclusion of the projects task...

    Anthony Goddard, Nathan Wilson, Phil Cryer and Grant Yamashita

    BMC Bioinformatics 2011 12(Suppl 15):S5

    Published on: 15 December 2011