Database software for plant and animal natural history collections, herbaria, botanic gardens and seed banks

Current release v8.5.2 published 11th September 2023
Free 60 day trial

BRAHMS is database software for managing natural history collections, botanic gardens, seed banks, field surveys, taxonomic research and biogeographic study.

Updated to the latest technologies, databases are scalable from the individual research project to enterprise level systems with millions of records. Read About or click areas of interest in the diagram below to read more...

BRAHMS Botanic gardens Taxonomic data Preserved specimens Seed banks Images Surveys Literature

Boost the potential of your data and images both off and online using powerful tools that manage, explore, analyse, map and report from your database.

The BRAHMS project is part of a wider research initiative at the University of Oxford to explore and document biodiversity. Explore some of the system features. Test drive the latest software with a free 60 day trial


Short videos to help you get started and to demonstrate the versatilty of BRAHMS across a range of projects.