About This Project

Name of the infrastructure: Distributed System of Scientific Collections (DiSSCo)

Supporting organisation: Naturalis Biodiversity Center

Brief description: A World-class RI for integrated access to natural science collections in Europe that unifies all European natural science assets under common curation and access policies and practices. 

Data types: FAIR Digital Objects serialised as JSON and JSON-LD for Digital Specimens and related objects such as Media objects, Annotations, Facilities and Agents.

Services: digital specimens, collection management systems integration, PID infrastructure, unified curation and annotation system, digitisation services integration, unified loans and visits system, DO APIs. 

Website: https://dissco.eu, https://dissco.tech/

API: RESTful JSON based: https://sandbox.dissco.tech/api/swagger-ui/index.html#/