Ecology and Evolutionary Biology

University of Michigan Herbarium Bryophyte Type Collection

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Bryophyte Type Collection
Description

This collection contains specimen data of the nearly 1800 "type specimens" of bryophytes at the University of Michigan Herbarium. These specimens are particularly valuable, since they are ones that are specifically designated to represent the scientific name of an organism whenever an author describes and publishes a new species or other rank.

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http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/31064
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University of Michigan Herbarium Vascular Plant Type Collection with Specimen Images

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Vascular Plant Type Collection with Specimen Images
Description

This digital collection contains specimen data and digital images of the nearly 10,000 "type specimens" of vascular plants at the University of Michigan Herbarium. These specimens are particularly valuable, since they are ones that are specifically designated to represent the scientific name of an organism whenever an author describes and publishes a new species or other rank.

Type
Images
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/31062
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Garden and Forest

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GANDF
Description

The Journal of Horticulture, Landscape Art, and Forestry (1888-1897) was the first American journal devoted to horticulture, botany, landscape design and preservation, national and urban park development, scientific forestry, and the conservation of forest resources. The Preservation Reformatting Division used LC preservation specifications to produce this digital reproduction of all ten volumes, comprising 8,400 pages and over 1,000 photographs and other illustrations.

Type
Text Collection
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/31056
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University of Michigan Herbarium Fungus Monographs

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Fungus Monographs
Description

This collection contains full-text digitizations of three texts by L. R. (Lexemuel Ray) Hesler and eight texts by Alexander Hanchett Smith. Each of the pages can be freely searched and displayed, but requires permission for print or electronic distribution.

Type
Text Collection
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http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/31046
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EnergyWire

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Energy Wire, EW, E&E, E & E News
Description

Updated daily at 8:30am, EnergyWire is designed to bring readers deep, broad and insightful coverage on the business and political issues surrounding the rapidly expanding unconventional energy industry in the United States and around the world.

From Capitol Hill to government agencies to the industry and Wall St., EnergyWire covers the key issues, including:

- shale oil and gas development, liquefied natural gas (LNG), oil sands, deepwater and arctic drilling, enhanced oil and gas recovery, and other emerging fossil energy sources
- environmental concerns and the effects on water resources
- the debates over regulatory authority and land and mineral rights
- technology development
- finance, mergers and acquisitions
- pipelines, LNG terminals and other energy infrastructure
- economic consequences
- regulatory and legislative issues
- global energy supply and geopolitical implications

Type
E-Journal(s)
Coverage
2012 -
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/30810
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ClimateWire

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Climate Wire, CW, E&E, E & E News
Description

Designed to bring readers comprehensive coverage of the debate over climate policy and its effects on business, the environment and society.  Updated daily at 8:00am, ClimateWire covers in-depth the key issues that surround the debate over climate change, including:

- Federal agency programs, legislation, policies and funding
- State program development and implementation
- Kyoto implementation
- Post-Kyoto negotiations and nation-state positioning
- International agency activities
- Carbon market development
- Alternative energy research and deployment
- Financial community investment decisions
- Corporate/multi-national response to climate concerns
- Positions and lobbying by stakeholder groups
- Consequences and lessons learned from GHG-reduction efforts
- Latest science research and technology developments
- Effects on water resources, species, ecosystems and agriculture
- Trends and effects for traditional and non-traditional fossil fuel resources
- Consequences for electric utilities
- Economic effects
- Costs to consumers

To access content more than four years old, click on the word SEARCH (in red) next to the search box to connect to the Archive Search screen.
 

Type
E-Journal(s)
Coverage
2008 -
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/30808
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SpringerProtocols

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Springer Protocols
Description

SpringerProtocols is the largest subscription-based online database of reproducible laboratory protocols in the biomedical and life sciences. Compiling protocols from the book series Methods in Molecular Biology and other sources, SpringerProtocols offers researchers access to nearly thirty years of tested, trusted, step-by-step protocols for immediate use in the lab. With an emphasis on comprehensiveness and clarity, each protocol is organized in an easily reproducible recipe style. Protocols are written by experts in the field and are reviewed by editors distinguished in their specific subject areas, as well as by an editorial board. SpringerProtocols is an invaluable resource for the modern research laboratory.

Type
Database
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/30464
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University of Michigan Museum of Zoology, Mammal Division Field Notes

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Mammal Division Field Notes
Description

This collection contains page images of the University of Michigan, Museum of Zoology, Mammal Division's field notebooks, with accompanying data records. The records include such information as collection date, collection location, species collected, and related information.

Type
Images
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/11897
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University of Michigan Museum of Zoology, Mammal Division Maps

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Mammal Division Maps
Description

This collection includes page images and brief data records of a scrapbook housed in the University of Michigan, Museum of Zoology, Mammal Division comprised of maps of the state of Michigan, keyed to anecdotal reports of species in the state over time (primarily from the 19th and early 20th centuries). It is believed to have been created by N. A. Wood.

Type
Images
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/11895
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University of Michigan Museum of Zoology, Mammal Division Collection Database with Specimen Images

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Mammal Division Collection Database with Specimen Images
Description

This collection contains catalog records exported from the University of Michigan, Museum of Zoology, Mammal Division's specimen collection, and selected specimen images. The database currently contains more than 22,000 records, with collection dates ranging from the 1830s to the present. The records include such information as scientific name, common name, collector and collection date, locality, and preparation type.

Type
Images
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/11893
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