Keynote: Nantucket Biodiversity Initiative Research Conference

Nantucket Biodiversity Initiative | Nantucket, MA
When:
November 1, 2019 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
2019-11-01T19:00:00-04:00
2019-11-01T20:00:00-04:00
Cost:
Free
Contact:
Karen Beattie, NBI conference co-chair
508-228-2884

Constance Rinaldo, Co-Founder of the Biodiversity Heritage Library will be the Keynote speaker to kick off the Nantucket Biodiversity Initiative Research Conference. The title of her talk is “Free and Open Access to Biodiversity Literature: Unlocking Knowledge About Life on Earth.” Constance will present the history of the Biodiversity Heritage Library and how it’s collections, services and tools can help anyone interested in biodiversity from the professional naturalist to the budding citizen scientist. A reception will follow.