Welcome to The Natural History Museum Repository
The Natural History Museum is an international leader in the scientific study of the natural world. Our science describes the present diversity of nature, promotes understanding of the critical importance of its past, and develops knowledge that supports anticipation and management of the impact of human activity on the environment. We promote the discovery, understanding, enjoyment, and responsible use of the natural world.
More than 300 scientists work at the Museum to tackle a diverse range of global problems, such as threats to the Earth's biodiversity, the maintenance of delicate ecosystems, environmental pollution and disease. Content in The Natural History Museum Repository is openly accessible and showcases our scientists research ouput and, where permitted, makes content freely available.