Boris Jacob is working at the Zoology department of the Royal Museum for Central Africa. He is involved in projects digitising and making available freely natural history literature (BHL-Europe) and collections media (OpenUp!). He has a M.A. in library science from the Humboldt Universität zu Berlin, joined the natural history domain two years ago and is fascinated by the richness as well as the history of natural sciences and its collections. Boris is passionate about supporting science and culture by making biodiversity information available online.