Last updated on Thu, 2014-09-04 06:34. Originally submitted by amanda on 2010-08-17 16:48.

All documents related to the OBIS project are available from the IODE documents pages

We also keep track of papers that cite or refer to OBIS using Google Scholar. See the list of all paper HERE

If you are the author of an article that mentions OBIS, or are aware of one, we'd love to hear about it, and will put it in the Google Scholar list. Contact us through the contact form on this site, or by email at


OBIS is a project of:
IODE Sponsored by:
Martin International and Les Grands Explorateurs
With in-kind support from:
Marine Geospatial Ecology Lab, Duke University
Universidad Simón Bolívar Flanders Marine Institute

OBIS strives to document the ocean's diversity, distribution and abundance of life. Created by the Census of Marine Life, OBIS is now part of the Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission (IOC) of UNESCO, under its International Oceanographic Data and Information Exchange (IODE) programme.