Libraries' DIY crowdsourcing brings museum collection to life

Submitted by Blake on Wed, 10/07/2015 - 21:09

The University of Iowa Museum of Natural History’s collection of 130,000 specimens offers more than meets the eye.

Detailed data accompanies nearly every item in the museum’s collection. Though rich in information that could yield promising avenues of research, data collected by hand can be difficult to search and analyze.

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