Birds of The World

This is now a college-managed resource. Last updated: 5 March 2020.

This resource used to be called Birds of North America. The vendor replaced it with Birds of the World (BotW) in March 2020.  BotW is being soft launched to existing subscribers as of 4 March. The old product, Birds of North America, will no longer be available after April.

From the vendor:

The definitive resource for pursuing questions about birds. 

  • Merges and enhances content, data, multimedia, figures, and illustrations from four different ornithological volumes:

    • Birds of North America (BNA)
    • Neotropical Birds
    • Handbook of Birds of the World (HBW Alive)
    • Bird Families of the World.
  • Contains over 10,000 species accounts from every bird species in the world 
  • Contains 249 family overviews
  • Integrates with multimedia from the Cornell Lab of Ornithology's Macaulay Library 
  • Integrates with millions of bird records from eBird 
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Title Birds of the World


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Unlimited Authorized Users, Unlimited Concurrent Access, IP Authentication, Remote Access
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