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Resources & Tutorials 

Use EOL resources to learn more about the biodiversity around you. EOL's tutorials can help you learn how to navigate EOL taxon pages, share images, create a virtual collection and more! View more presentations about EOL using here


Observer Cards
Observer cards are designed to encourage detailed species observations.Three Observer Card sets are now available: Frogs, Bees and Ants.
Identification Resources
Identification can be difficult, so we've gathered several resources and on-line tools to help with this important task.
Make Observations
Turn any EOL Collection into an observational checklist with help from our partner,
EOL has organized biodiversity information, videos, podcasts and educational materials and made these resources available through iTunes University.


Create an EOL Account
To access all of the features of EOL (such as creating a collection or leaving a comment) you will need to create a free member login. This tutorial will help you create a login with step by step instructions.
Taxon Pages
From kingdom to species, EOL organizes content into taxon pages. Learn how to navigate taxon pages on EOL to find species information, multimedia, maps, classification information and more.
Share Images
Share your species images on EOL pages through Flickr, the free photo-sharing website.
Organize content on EOL into your own virtual collection that you can annotate and share.
Create a community space to manage your EOL collections with others.
Make a Memory Game
Create a classic memory game using any EOL Collection and test your knowledge of species names.
Add Text
Add Text
Join scientists, citizen scientists and students who have shared their expertise to help build EOL's taxon pages.
Share Videos
Share your species videos on EOL through YouTube and Vimeo.