Collections database joined BioCASE network
The collections database system develped and used at the institute of Geology at TTU joined the prototype of the BioCASE network -- Europen FP 5 project which aims at giving on-line access to unit-level data of all natural history collections in Europe.
Collaboration with Estonian Museum of Natural History
Department of Geology of the Estonian Museum of Natural History started to test and implement the same software and the same data model used at the Institute of Geology. On 13th November 2003, an agreement was signed by the directors of both institutions to further tighen collaboration in the field of curation of geological collections and facilitate information exchange.