Goulandris Natural History Museum
«Documentation,digitization and highlights of Goulandris Natural History Museum collections»
«Digitization and highlights of the historical archives of Goulandris Natural History Museum»
The Goulandris Natural History Museum proceeded to decades of researching and recording
the country’s natural (biological and geological) wealth. The research and investigation of the
Greek nature has revealed the biodiversity and incomparable beauty of the Greek landscape.
Within these two projects held digitization and digital documentation specimens of botany, hydrobiology, terrestrial zoology,geology and paleontology as well as from artistic department and library archives. Also developed multilingual multimedia application.The original archive of sections of the Museum consists dried plants,minerals,insects,shells(many of them is too tiny with natural sheens),stuffed birds and mammals.The archive of artistic department containing slides and photos of various sizes.During the digitization of the Museum library,digitized books, some newer and some very old (for example a book of 1552 with a wooden heel 10 cm thick).