A collaborative effort of natural history museums, botanical gardens, and research institutions to create a biodiversity database on the Web. Scientific names, geographic distribution, and images are provided for many species.
A consortium of 12 major natural history museum libraries, botanical libraries, and research institutions organized to digitize, serve, and preserve the legacy literature of biodiversity. BHL also serves as the foundational literature component of the Encyclopedia of Life ().
The Tree of Life Web Project (ToL) is a collaborative effort of biologists and nature enthusiasts from around the world. It provides information about biodiversity, the characteristics of different groups of organisms, and their evolutionary history (phylogeny).