anita at MOZART.CBS.UMN.EDU
Mon Mar 28 08:21:40 CST 1994
MINNESOTA VASCULAR PLANT DATABASE NOW ON-LINE (INTERNET)
A computerized database containing specimen data from the University of
Minnesota Herbarium's Minnesota Vascular Plant Collection is now available. It
contains such information as County, Nearby town, Township/range, Locality
details, Habit details, Collector, etc. The database has been customized with
user menus providing various types of checklists as well as the entire specimen
record and the option of tailoring your own querries. The database is nearly
complete (as of February, 111,000 records or approx. 90%) but monthly updates
are being made.
Access is available on-line for a small annual subscription fee ($150 -
academic institutions, $300 - government agencies, $600 - private
corporations). The subscription provides passwords and unlimited access time.
Short-term access is also available. For more information contact: Dr. Anita
F. Cholewa, Dept. of Plant Biology, 1445 Gortner Ave., Univ. of Minnesota, St.
Paul MN 55108; 612-625-0215; anita at mozart.cbs.umn.edu
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