About Us


The Pelagios Network is a long-running initiative that links information online through common references to places. To create and maintain these connections, Pelagios has developed:

How does it work?

In order to sustain and further develop work in this area, the Pelagios Network focuses on six core Activities, which are:

How can I get involved?

Pelagios is a formal Network of equal and independent Partners who coordinate their work together, and a wider community of Members who have an interest in the Network’s outputs. Partners may nominate Representatives who can then have a say in the coordination of an Activity, and can become an Activity Coordinator.

*MoUs are voluntary, there are no fees or subscriptions, and Partners remain in full control of their own work plans and resources.