Links

  Culture Collections and Data-centre for Microorganisms
ACAM: Australian Collection of Antarctic Microorganisms, Australia
ACM: Australian Collection of Microorganisms, Australia
ATCC: American Type Culture Collection, USA
BCC: BIOTEC Culture Collection, Thailand
BCCM: Belgian Co-ordinated Collections of Micro-organisms, Belgium - LMBP Plasmid and cDNA Collection - LMG Bacterial Collection - IHEM Biomedical Fungi & Yeasts Collection - MUCL (Agro)industrial Fungi & Yeasts Collection
BCRC: Bioresources Collection and Research Center, Taiwan
CABI: CABI Bioscience, UK
CABRI: Common Access to Biological Resources and Information
CAIM: Collection of Aquatic Important Microorganisms, Mexico
CBS: Centraalbureau voor Schimmelcultures, the Netherlands
CCAP: Culture Collection of Algae and Protozoa, UK
CCM: Czech Collection of Microorganisms, the Czech Republic
CCUG: Culture Collection, University of Göteborg, Sweden
CECT: Spanish Type Culture Collection, Spain
CFBP: Collection Française des Bactéries Phytopathogènes, France
CGMCC: China General Microbiological Culture Collection Center, China
CNCTC: Czech National Collection of Type Cultures, the Czech Republic
CRBIP (CIP, PCC, UMIP): Biological Resource Center of the Pasteur Institute, France
DSMZ: German Collection of Microorganisms and Cell Cultures, Germany
FGSC: Fungal Genetics Stock Center, USA
HAMBI: Culture Collection of Department of Applied Chemistry and Microbiology, Faculty of Agriculture and Forestry, University of Helsinki, Finland
HUT: HUT Culture Collection, Department of Molecular Biotechnology, Hiroshima University, Japan
ICMP: International Collection of Microorganisms from Plants, New Zealand
KACC: Korean Agricultural Culture Collection, Republic of Korea
KCTC: Korean Collection for Type Cultures, Republic of Korea
MAFF: Microorganisms Section of the NIAS (National Institute of Agrobiological Sciences) Genebank, Japan
MBIC: Marine Biotechnology Institute Culture Collection, Japan
MCC-NIES: Microbial Culture Collection at National Institute for Environmental Studies, Japan
MTCC: Microbial Type Culture Collection & Gene Bank, India
NBIMCC: National Bank for Industrial Microorganisms and Cell Cultures, Bulgaria
NBRC: NITE Biological Resource Center, Department of Biotechnology, National Institute of Technology and Evaluation, Japan
NCIMB: National Collections of Industrial, Food and Marine Bacteria, UK
NCPPB: National Collection of Plant Pathogenic Bacteria, UK
NCTC: National Collection of Type Cultures, UK
NCYC: National Collection of Yeast Cultures, UK
NRRL: Agricultural Research Service Culture Collection, US Department of Agriculture, USA
OCM: Oregon Collection of Methanogens, USA
PCC: Pasteur Culture Collection of Cyanobacteria, France
PCM: Polish Collection of Microorganisms, Poland
UAMH: University of Alberta Microfungus Collection and Herbarium, Canada
UKNCC: United Kingdom National Culture Collection, UK
USFCC: US Federation for Culture Collections, USA
VKM: All-Russian Collection of Microorganisms, Russia
WDCM: WFCC-MIRCEN World Data Centre for Microorganisms
WFCC: World Federation for Culture Collections

  Bacterial Nomenclature
Bacterial Nomenclature Up-to-date (by the DSMZ)
List of Bacterial Names with Standing in Nomenclature (Ecole Nationale Vétérinaire de Toulouse, France)

  Genome and Sequences
Bacillus subtilis Genome Database (BSORF)
Cyanobase (The Genome Database for Cyanobacteria)
Database of Genomes Analysed at NITE (DOGAN)
DNA Data Bank of Japan (DDBJ)
E. coli Genome Project
European Molecular Biology Laboratory (EMBL)
European Ribosomal RNA Database
Genome Project of Streptomyces avermitilis
National Center for Biotechnology Information (NCBI) - GenBank
Nocardia farcinica Genome Project
Ribosomal Database Project II (RDP II)
Sanger Centre - Microbial Genomes
Sequence Retrieval System (SRS) [by the EMBL-European Bioinformatics Institute (EBI)]
SubtiList (Bacillus subtilis Genome)

  Biodiversity
Biodiversity Center of Japan
Convention on Biological Diversity
DIVERSITAS (International Programme of Biodiversity Science)
Global Biodiversity Information Facility (GBIF)

  Publishers and Libraries
American Society for Microbiology (ASM)
Bergey's Manual Trust
Digital Atlas of Actinomycetes [by The Society for Actinomycetes Japan (SAJ)]
PubMed
Society for General Microbiology (SGM) - International Journal of Systematic and Evolutionary Microbiology (IJSEM), Microbiology

  Others
International Commission on Penicillium and Aspergillus (ICPA)
International Committee on Systematics of Prokaryotes (ICSP)
International Union of Microbiological Societies (IUMS)
RIKEN (The Institute of Physical and Chemical Research)
RIKEN BioResource Center (RIKEN BRC)