Birds of the World, BOW

Birds of the World (BOW) is a powerful research database that brings together deep, scholarly content from celebrated works of ornithology with millions of bird observations from eBird and multimedia from the Macaulay Library into a single platform where biologists and birders can explore comprehensive life history information on birds. BOW content is written by ornithologists all over the world and was amassed from four major celebrated works of ornithology: Birds of North America, The Handbook of Birds of the World, Neotropical Birds, and Bird Families of the World.

Max Planck Society

Product Birds of the Word (BOW)
Contract End 2025-07-31
Contract Status active
Remote Access yes
Perpetual Access Rights no
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