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Botany: Start

A guide for researchers of systematic and taxonomic botany, and those studying plant and fungal diversity.

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Use this guide to search library resources for articles, books, ebooks, proceedings, patents, properties, news, and tools. Current UCB faculty, students, staff and patrons in the library have access to licensed resources. Bioscience Top Ten List. Contact us if you have difficulty finding or accessing library resources. Use Recommend a title for purchase recommendations.
Visit the Bioscience & Natural Resources Library web site for more resources.

Selected Books & Resources

Browsing guide

QK1 - Botany - General interest, history, profession, gardens.
QK 100 Geography, countries, regions (polar, tropics etc).
QK 474 Spermatophyta. Phanerogams (trees)
QK 494 Gymnosperms (conifers, cycads, Ginkgo, Gnetales)
QK 495 Angiosperms (flowering plants)
QK 504 Cryptogams, Brophyta (algae, moss, ferns, fungi)
QK 655 Plant anatomy
QK 710 Plant physiology
QK 900 Plant ecology
SB 1 - Plant Culture
SB 317 Horticulture
SB 406 Flowers and flower culture
SB 450 Gardens and gardening
SB 469 Landscape gardening / landscape architecture
SB 599 Pests and disease.
SB 990 Economic zoology, agriculture zoology

Campus Libraries & Gardens

Campus libraries that have materials related to the biological sciences include:

Collections in these libraries can be discovered by searching the OskiCat catalog.