New datasheets and data sets continue to be added, datasheets are reviewed and updated, and scientific literature added on a weekly basis ... This Beta version of the Invasive Species Compendium (ISC) has been released for evaluation and feedback."--About.;"At beta launch 1500 full datasheets on invasive species and animal diseases have been developed for inclusion in the ISC. The ISC also includes a library with full text articles, a bibliographic database with links to 65,000 abstracts from CAB Direct (a subset of CAB Abstracts) and a glossary of over 780 terms and definitions."
Source documents include books, maps, journal articles and audio visual material for both scholarly and popular audiences. Many of the records are of historical importance dating back to the 19th century.