Arctos serves data on millions of natural and cultural history specimens from multiple museum collections. Here are some tips to get you started in searching Arctos data records:
- Take our Quick Tour of the basic features of Arctos.
- Select all collections if you are interested in a broad search of Arctos, or narrow your search to specific collections by choosing the collection(s) on the main Search page. View the list of Arctos collections.
- Read about our Data Licensing and Use.
- Follow collection loan policies when requesting specimens or tissues. If you are only interested in tissues, be sure to check the “Require Tissues?” box.