World Biodiversity Database: Special Programmes
Series of powerful software programmes which will reproduce in a digital form rare and historical books. Each package will consist of a Photo CD-ROM, floppy disc, and booklet.
System requirements: the Photo-CD requires a computer with a Photo-CD compatible CD-ROM player, a CD-I player in combination with a TV-set, or a Portfolio II compatible Photo CD player in combination with a TV-set. If you use a computer to access the Photo-CD, the images are stored in three resolutions up to 768 x 512. The floppy disc is formatted for DOS/Windows computers. Macinstosh users can read it if they use the Apple File Converter or the PC Exchange control panel. The floppy disc contains the booklet text in a file in Rich Text format - a format recognized by all word processing programs.