Worldwide Engagement for Digitizing Biocollections

WeDigBio:Chicago (The Field Museum)


The Field Museum
1400 S Lake Shore Dr
60605 Chicago , IL
United States
Illinois US
Friday, October 21, 2016 - 08:30 to 12:00
Friday, October 21, 2016 - 13:00 to 16:30
Sponsoring Organization: 
The Field Museum
Short Description: 
Participants will have an opportunity to meet Field Museum scientists and join in behind-the-scenes tours of the scientific collections.
Parking Directions: 
Free with registration and entry to The Field Museum. Free parking available upon request. Each day there are two sessions, including registration, the event and tours. The morning session is from 8:30am to noon. The afternoon session is from 1pm to 4:30pm. Free behind-the-scene tours after the event. Participants can volunteer onsite or remotely online.
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WeDigBio is funded by a grant from the National Science Foundation's Advancing Digitization of Biodiversity Collections Program (Cooperative Agreement EF-1115210). Any opinions, findings, and conclusions or recommendations expressed in this material are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily reflect the views of the National Science Foundation.