Forms

Application Forms

Specimen Loan Application

The VM research collection provides loans of skins, skeletons, and fluid-preserved specimens from its collections for scientific research. Please complete the attached PDF and send the form to museum@humboldt.edu for evaluation.

PDF icon hsu_vm_specimenloan.pdf

Destructive Sampling Application

The VM research collection is available for use in destructive manners for approved research projects. Please complete the attached PDF and send the form to museum@humboldt.edu for evaluation.

PDF icon hsu_vm_dsa.pdf   

Tissue Sampling Application

The VM collection includes a number of fresh tissues which can be loaned for approved research projects. Tissues are commonly collected at the time of specimen preparation and placed into a -20 C or -80 C freezer for long term storage. Various types of tissue are commonly collected. Please send completed PDF to museum@humboldt.edu to request a frozen tissue sample.

PDF icon hsu_vm_tissuesa.pdf

Volunteer Application

Limited volunteer opportunities exist in the VM collection, and are dependent on availability and interest of the applicant. Interested students should submit a volunteer form and email the Curator Dr. Silvia Pavan, at museum@humboldt.edu or sep112@humboldt.edu

PDF icon vm_volunteer.pdf 

Collection Requests

Vertebrate Museum Classroom and Collections Use Request

In order to request use of the mammalogy classroom and/or museum specimens please complete the linked google form. The VM requires minimally 48 hour notice in order to ensure specimen and staff availability.

https://forms.gle/zZjpU7ug2gkyTDBg6

Museum Tour Request 

If you are interested in getting a tour of the Vertebrate Museum please complete the linked google form. Please provide at least a week notice in order to receive proper accomodations.

https://forms.gle/KcFAPohNQf8Ah6Uw7