SIA Acc. 20-184, Consortium for the Barcode of Life, Website Records, 2015-2019

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Summary

This accession consists of the Twitter account of the Consortium for the Barcode of Life (CBOL) as it existed on July 10, 2019. CBOL is an international initiative devoted to developing DNA barcoding as a global standard for the identification of biological species since 2004. The CBOL Secretariat operates from the National Museum of Natural History. Twitter is a microblog that CBOL used to post links to professional opportunities as well as to publicize events and research. The CBOL account has been inactive since August 2015. Materials are in electronic format.

Subject

  • National Museum of Natural History (U.S.)
  • Twitter (Firm)

Notes

  • Electronic List in accession file.
  • Folder List in accession file.

Organization

Unarranged

Repository Loc.

Smithsonian Institution Archives Capital Gallery, Suite 3000, MRC 507; 600 Maryland Avenue, SW; Washington, DC 20024-2520

Date

  • 2015
  • 2015-2019

Topic

  • Blogs
  • DNA
  • Social media
  • Biology
  • Web sites
  • Online social networks

Form/Genre

  • Electronic records
  • Collection descriptions
  • Classification
  • Web sites

Local number

SIA Acc. 20-184

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