iDigBio (Integrated Digitized Biocollections) puslished a press release about ICEDIG, the design study for DiSSCo, in repsonse to the ICEDIG kick-off conference in Helsinki during the first week of March. It covers background information, current developments and information about the work packages. Read about it here:ICEDIG - a design refinement project for DiSSCo. Transforming natural science collections for the digital age.
“the whole is greater than the sum of its parts” - The Entomological Collection of the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology (ETH Zürich) is currently digitizing its collection of butterflies and moths.The article includes maps, interviews and images and informs about the digitization procedure and the application of the resulting data: