Welcome to the ISB!

The ISB is a non profit organization for biocurators, developers, and researchers with an interest in biocuration. The society promotes the field of biocuration and provides a forum for information exchange through meeting and workshops.


Do you know researchers with extra time? Engage them in the wonderful world of biocuration

Curate Now – During this COVID-19 pandemic, a lot of biomedical researchers are unable to work at the bench. This page highlights some opportunities for researchers to apply their knowledge and expertise to biocuration projects.

For training materials and educational resources, click here.

Blog: Things to do when stuck at home because of the Coronavirus: Get Annotating

Share your training materials and curation opportunities with the ISB

We welcome all ISB members to contribute content to our site: share your training materials, work, papers, ideas, post job adverts, or other items relevant to your colleagues.

Contact us to broadcast announcements and advances from your team to all the ISB community.


The ISB is committed to the inclusion and recognition of all community members regardless of race, age, culture, ability, ethnicity or nationality, gender identity and expression, sexual orientation, marital status, religious affiliation, and socioeconomic status.