A project of National Institute of Agricultural Biotechnology and Genetic Resources, NARC. The database contains detailed information about medicinal plants of Pakistan. It can be searched by Botanical, Local, Urdu,English or Tibb names. The database is in its infancy and a lot more data along with photographs will be provided as and when obtained. Input from visitors would be welcome.
This database can be useful for scientists/ researchers who wish to obtain plant genetic material from PARC. Over 15000 records are there in the Database and can be searched by providing the Genus and/or species as input.
Insect Database of National Insect Museum (IDNIM) is a joint project of National Insect Museum & Insect Pest Informatics (NIMPI) at National Agricultural Research Center (NARC) and the Bioscience Department, COMSATS Institute of Information Technology (CIIT), Islamabd, Pakistan.
The goal of IDNIM is to maintain records related the collections of insects housed at National Insect Museum, at NIMIP, help researchers find latest information regarding different insect species, provide genomic, proteomics and DNA barcode information for different insect species, employ GIS resources for geographical distribution information of insect fauna and development of automatic insect identification tools. IDNIM provides valuable information related to insect biodiversity of Pakistan. National Insect Museum at NIMIP houses specimens related to nearly 122085 insect species. The insect specimens at the museum date back to late 1800s.
Database containing bibliographic information of literature published in Pakistan or elsewhere in the world about Pakistan agriculture. It is facilitating the scientists to identify, locate, and use research literature. From 1997, abstracts have also been added. Total records in the database are more than 83500(+) .
Developed by the Directorate of Scientific Information, NARC. It contains information of about 3000 journal/magazine titles with available volumes and issues in 36 libraries of Pakistan, mostly in the field of agriculture and allied subjects. It contains information of current as well as back volumes.
It is computerized catalogue of NARC Library containing information of more than 25000 publications, including books, documents, theses, reports, monographs, etc. available in the Library. The database contains bibliographic information of more than 17500 records.