iDigBio will be offering a four-part webinar series on the value of digitizing vertebrate collections. The webinars will emphasize the imaging of herps, mammals, birds, and fishes. The online events may be of interest to vertebrate zoologists, curators, collections managers, and others.

September 8, 3-4 pm EDT
The Value of Digitizing Mammal Collections
Cody Thompson, University of Michigan

September 15, 3-4 pm EDT
The Value of Digitizing Fish Collections
Andy Bentley, University of Kansas Biodiversity Institute and President of SPNCH

September 22, 3-4 pm EDT
The Value of Digitizing Herpetology Collections
Chris Phillips, Illinois Natural History Survey, University of Illinois

September 29, 3-4 pm EDT
The Value of Digitizing Bird Collections
Carla Cicero, UC Berkeley and Lead PI for Vertnet

All events will be accessible from https://idigbio.adobeconnect.com/vertdigitization. No special software is required. Click “Enter as Guest”, enter your name, and login.

All webinars will be recorded and made available at https://www.idigbio.org/wiki/index.php/Vert_digi_interest_group.