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The Art of Life: Merging the Worlds of Art and Science

@inproceedings{RoseSandler2014TheAO,
  title={The Art of Life: Merging the Worlds of Art and Science},
  author={Trish Rose-Sandler and Nancy E. Gwinn and Constance A. Rinaldo},
  year={2014}
}
This paper shows how a digital library, created primarily for the use of biologists, is reaching a broad audience of artists, art historians, exhibition and graphic designers, publishers, and others in humanities fields, thus merging the worlds of science and art. Created by a global consortium of natural history, botany, agricultural, university and national libraries, the Biodiversity Heritage Library (BHL) is a rich domain repository of historic biodiversity literature. Providing open…