Collection ID:
Accession 14-224
Global Genome Biodiversity Network
Physical Description:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

Descriptive Entry
Descriptive Entry
This accession consists of the website of the Global Genome Biodiversity Network (GGBN) as it existed on June 4, 2014. GGBN is a global network of well-managed collections of genomic tissue samples, benefiting society through biodiversity research, development and conservation. The network fosters collaborations among repositories of molecular biodiversity in order to ensure quality standards, improve best practices, secure interoperability, and harmonize exchange of material in accordance with national and international legislation and conventions. GGBN's secretariat is hosted and supported by the National Museum of Natural History. The website provides information about the network and how to become a member. It also includes downloadable newsletters, brochures, flyers, and other documents. Genomic data is not included in this accession. Materials are in electronic format.

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Prefered Citation
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 14-224, Website Records

Keywords table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
National Museum of Natural History (U.S.) Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Genomes Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Biodiversity Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
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