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Methods for the digital transition of MNHN monographies

Proposing a technical solution for digitalizing the Museum’s monographies. The tools and methods developed in the scope of this project will allow for a “freemium” publication of works, as well as rendering scientific data structured and interoperable.

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Project in brief
Leading establishment
Muséum national d’Histoire naturelle
CNRS - Inist
Muséum national d’Histoire naturelle
Funding recipient(s)
Muséum national d’Histoire naturelle
Project duration
25 mois
89 046 €

Components of the projet

• Adapt Métopes to technical science publications (linked editorial units, incrementation of figures and tables)

• Increase semantized and interoperable data (beyond MetoTaxa)

• Make enhanced digital versions (ePub, pdf, HTML) available as soon as they are published, and feed data into appropriate databases