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botanicus
botanicus
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Botanicus is a freely accessible portal to historic botanical literature from the Missouri Botanical Garden, Peter H. Raven Library. Botanicus is made possible through support from the Institute of Museum and Library Services, W.M. Keck Foundation, and the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation.
Topic: botanicus biodiversity missouri botanical garden library
Expanding Access to Biodiversity Literature
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8,518
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1.1M
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Expanding Access to Biodiversity Literature, which is funded generously by the Institute of Museum and Library Services (IMLS), will significantly increase online access to biodiversity material by positioning the Biodiversity Heritage Library (BHL) as an on-ramp for biodiversity content providers that would like to contribute to the national digital library infrastructure through the Digital Public Library of America (DPLA).
citebank
citebank
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36,819
ITEMS
5.6M
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CiteBank is BHL's citation repository, featuring open access content contributed by BHL partners and specialists working in the natural sciences. The Biodiversity Heritage Library is a global community of natural history libraries and research institutions who have formed a partnership to digitize and make available the world's biodiversity literature.
Topic: citebank biodiversity heritage library missouri botanical garden library
Smithsonian Field Books
Smithsonian Field Books
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3,554
ITEMS
703,828
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This collection contains items from the Smithsonian Field Book Project, an initiative to increase accessibility to field book content that documents natural history.
Topic: Natural history
BHL Field Notes Project
BHL Field Notes Project
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3,721
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532,562
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The BHL Field Notes Project is a collaborative project funded by the Council on Library and Information Resources (CLIR). It provides open access to field notes from institutions throughout the United States. Building on the work of the Smithsonian Field Book Project, the BHL Field Notes Project aims not only to provide general access to this material, but to reunite fragmented collections through institutional collaboration. Doing so will provide a more complete picture of the expeditions,...
Chinese Academy Science
Chinese Academy Science
collection
21,645
ITEMS
1.3M
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The Chinese Academy of Science
Topic: chinese academy science
Biodiversity Heritage Library Seed & Nursery Catalogs
Biodiversity Heritage Library Seed & Nursery Catalogs
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2,477
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454,841
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Biodiversity Heritage Library Seed & Nursery Catalogs
Pacific Northwest Horticulture
Pacific Northwest Horticulture
collection
799
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76,486
VIEWS
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Pacific Northwest plant and garden society publications.
darwinslibrary
darwinslibrary
collection
315
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377,597
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A scholarly edition of Darwin's scientific archive.
Topic: charles darwin biodiversity heritage library missouri botanical garden
Issued in parts
Topics: Mushrooms, Fungi, Discomycetes
Royal Botanic Gardens Kew, Library, Art & Archives
Royal Botanic Gardens Kew, Library, Art & Archives
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225
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138,215
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The Library, Art & Archives of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew was established 160 years ago and contains one of the largest collections of material in the world relating to botany. The collections comprise 300,000 printed volumes, 5,000 journal titles and 11,000 maps. The Art and Illustrations Collection is without equal and is made up of over 200,000 items – watercolours, prints, drawings, oil paintings and photographs – by some of the finest artists working in the field of botanical...
botanicus
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Topics: Flower language, Flowers, Symbolic aspects
Biodiversity Heritage Library
by Burke, L., Mrs
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95 pages, color frontispiece : 13 cm
Topic: Flower language
Ernst Mayr Library, Harvard University Museum of Comparative Zoology
by Harvard University. Museum of Comparative Zoology
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There was no gap between vol. 2, no. 9, and vol. 4, no. 10
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Topic: Zoology
Biodiversity Heritage Library
by Roosevelt, Theodore, 1858-1919
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1 sheet ([1] p.) ; 25 cm., bound to 30 cm
Topic: Birds -- New York (State) -- Oyster Bay
R/V Dan Moore station logs
R/V Dan Moore station logs
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2,431
ITEMS
55,901
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Logs of species identified in trawl nets pulled by the research vessel Dan Moore off the coast of North Carolina in the 1960s and 1970s
botanicus
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Topics: 1880, Belgium, Botany, Graphic media :, Hand-colored, Indonesia, Java, Lithograph
14 29
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Topics: Geology -- Great Plains, Geology, Stratigraphic -- Tertiary, Mammals, Fossil, Paleontology -- Great...
Biodiversity Heritage Library
by Smithsonian Institution
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GeoRef
Topic: Science
Biodiversity Heritage Library
by Müller, Johannes
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From the library of Charles Darwin
Denver Botanic Gardens Helen Fowler Library
Denver Botanic Gardens Helen Fowler Library
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68
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22,758
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Denver Botanic Gardens Helen Fowler Library
Fleming Collection
Topics: Natural history -- Amazon River Valley, Indians of South America -- Amazon River Valley, Indians of...
Brooklyn Botanic Garden
Brooklyn Botanic Garden
collection
82
ITEMS
30,338
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Brooklyn Botanic Garden
Woodcut head- and tail-pieces, initials
Topics: Serpents, Serpent worship
Bibliographies interspersed
Topic: Insects
Biodiversity Heritage Library
by Sumner, Francis Bertody, 1874-; Osburn, Raymond C. (Raymond Carroll), 1872-1955; Cole, Leon Jacob, 1877-; Davis, Bradley M. (Bradley Moore), b. 1871; United States. Bureau of Fisheries
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Part I, sec. I. Physical and zoological / Francis B. Sumner, Raymond C. Osburn, and Leon J. Cole -- Sec. II. Botanical / by Bradley M Davis -- Part II, sec. III. A catalogue of the marine fauna / by Francis B. Sumner, Raymond C. Osburn, and Leon J. Cole -- Sec. IV. A catalogue of the marine flora / by Bradley M. Davis
Topics: Marine animals, Marine plants
Biodiversity Heritage Library
by Esper, Eugen Johann Christoph, 1742-1810; Charpentier, Toussaint von, 1779-1847; Bock, Johann Carl, b. 1757, engraver; Leitner, Johann, engraver; Volkart, J. F., engraver; Schaus, William, 1859- , former owner. DSI
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First published in Erlangen [1785]-1801
Topics: Butterflies, Lepidoptera
University of Toronto - Gerstein Science Information Centre
by Porta, Giambattista della, 1535?-1615
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University of Texas Libraries
University of Texas Libraries
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48
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20,139
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University of Texas Libraries
botanicus
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Topics: 1707-1778, Juvenile literature, Linné, Carl von,
viii, 519, 16 p. : (8vo)
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This online collection features selected catalogs from the Hastings Seed Company Collection of the Cherokee Garden Library collection. For an overview of the entire Hastings Seed Company Collection, visit the Cherokee Garden Library, Kenan Research Center at the Atlanta History Center. This online collection features selected agricultural periodicals from the Cherokee Garden Library collection. For an overview of the entire agricultural periodical collection, visit the Cherokee Garden Library,...
Biodiversity Heritage Library
by Young, J. Z. (John Zachary), 1907-
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820 p. 25 cm
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Topics: Vertebrates, Vertebrates, Fossil
Biodiversity Heritage Library
by White, Philip R. (Philip Rodney), 1901-
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xiii, [1], 277 p. 21 cm
Topic: Plant cells and tissues
botanicus
by Engelmann, George,
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Topics: 1809-1884, Annonaceae, Aquifoliaceae, Berberaceae, Botanical illustration, Capparaceae,...
statement of responsibility: collected from most authentick authors, augmented with later observations, and adorn'd with maps and sculptures by John Ogilby
Biodiversity Heritage Library
by Strasburger, Eduard, 1844-1912; Schenck, H. (Heinrich), 1860-1927; Noll, Fritz, 1858-1908; Karsten, George, 1863-1937; Lang, W. H. (William Henry), b. 1874
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"Index of literature": p. 691-715
Topic: Botany -- Textbooks
University of Toronto - John M. Kelly Library
by Darwin, Charles, 1809-1882
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Previously published as: On the origin of species by means of natural selection
Topics: Evolution, Natural selection
Biodiversity Heritage Library
by Roosevelt, Theodore, 1858-1919; Minot, H. D. (Henry Davis), 1859-1890; Tucker, Marcia Brady, former owner. DSI
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statement of responsibility: by Theodore Roosevelt, Jr. and H.D. Minot
Topics: Bird populations, Birds
Biodiversity Heritage Library
by Grasset, Eugène, 1841-1917; Verneuil, M. P. (Maurice Pillard), 1869-1942, ill
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statement of responsibility: sous la direction de M. Eugène Grasset
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Topics: Decoration and ornament, Flowers in art
Includes bibliography
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Topic: Science -- History
Biodiversity Heritage Library
by American Society for Microbiology; Bergey, D. H. (David Hendricks), 1860-1937; Breed, Robert S. (Robert Stanley), 1877-1956
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Includes bibliographies
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Topics: Bacteriology, Bacteria -- classification
Delaware Museum of Natural History Library
Delaware Museum of Natural History Library
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38
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Welcome to the Delaware Museum of Natural History Connect to the natural world through exploration and discovery at the Delaware Museum of Natural History. Experience habitats from around the globe, gaze up to a giant squid, encounter a jaguar face-to-face and marvel at the diversity of shells from around the world. Gallery highlights also include the only permanent dinosaur collection in Delaware and a simulated coral reef. Museum researchers maintain our expansive collections of mollusks and...
botanicus
by Missouri Botanical Garden.
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Topics: Botany, Missouri Botanical Garden, Periodicals
Henry G. Gilbert Nursery and Seed Trade Catalog Collection
by Livingston Seed Company; Henry G. Gilbert Nursery and Seed Trade Catalog Collection
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Caption title
Topics: Seeds Catalogs, Seed industry and trade Ohio Columbus Catalogs, Vegetables Ohio Columbus Catalogs,...
Desert Botanical Gardens, Schilling Library
Desert Botanical Gardens, Schilling Library
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72
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19,625
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Desert Botanical Gardens, Schilling Library
Biodiversity Heritage Library
by Lewis, A. B. (Albert Buell), 1867-
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1 p. l., 2 p. 30 cm
Topics: Textile design, Textile fabrics -- India, Decoration and ornament
Originally published in 1652 under title: The English physician
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Topics: Materia medica, Botany, Medical, Herbs
American Museum of Natural History
by San Diego Shell Club
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Print version ceased with v. 46, no. 2 (Feb. 13, 2014)
Topics: Mollusks, Shells
Biodiversity Heritage Library
texts

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Topics: Architecture, Domestic, Landscape gardening
University of Toronto - Gerstein Science Information Centre
by Humboldt, Alexander von, 1769-1859
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Topics: Astronomy, Physical geography, Science
"A short list of Leeuwenhoek's writings": p. 388-397
Topics: Leeuwenhoek, Antoni van, 1632-1723, Protozoa, Bacteria, Bacteriology, Microbiology, Science
Biodiversity Heritage Library
by Prosser, C. Ladd (Clifford Ladd), 1907-; Bishop, David W
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Includes bibliographies
Topic: Physiology, Comparative
Biodiversity Heritage Library
by Potter, George Edwin, 1898-
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Bibliography: p. 889-904
Topic: Zoology
Biodiversity Heritage Library
by Dieter, George Ellwood
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Includes bibliography
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Topics: Strength of materials, Physical metallurgy, Metal-work
The Library of Congress
by Rogers, Emma Winner. [from old catalog]; Catt, Carrie Chapman, 1859-1947, former owner. DLC [from old catalog]; National American Woman Suffrage Association Collection (Library of Congress) DLC [from old catalog]
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Illus. t.-p
Topic: Country life. [from old catalog]
Biodiversity Heritage Library
by Marine Biological Laboratory (Woods Hole, Mass.); Marine Biological Laboratory (Woods Hole, Mass.). Annual report 1907/08-1952; Lillie, Frank Rattray, 1870-1947; Moore, Carl Richard, 1892-; Redfield, Alfred Clarence, 1890-1983
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Vols. 17, 21-105 contain Annual reports of the Marine Biological Laboratory for 1907/08-1952
Topics: Biology, Zoology, Marine Biology
Biodiversity Heritage Library
by Agricola, Georg, 1494-1555; Hoover, Herbert, 1874-1964
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W Stommel Gift 1994
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Topics: Metallurgy, Mineral industries
Biodiversity Heritage Library
by American Iris Society; Sturtevant, Robert S
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Place of publication varies
Topic: Irises (Plants)
Biodiversity Heritage Library
by American Daffodil Society
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Later issues published in Hernando, Miss. and Hawkinsville, Ga
Topics: Daffodils, Daffodils -- United States -- Periodicals, United States
Topics: Botany, Pre-Linnean works
botanicus
by Dodoens, Rembert,; Gerard, John,; John Norton.; Priest, Robert,
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Topics: 1597, Botany, Botany, Medical, Early works to 1800, England, Herbals, Materia medica, Vegetable,...
Biodiversity Heritage Library
by Thompson, D'Arcy Wentworth, 1860-1948
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Includes bibliographical references and index
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Topics: Growth, Biology
OISE/UT Library
by Pliny, the Elder; Rackham, H. (Harris), 1868-1944
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Latin and English on opposite pages
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Topic: Natural history
Biodiversity Heritage Library
by American Iris Society; Sturtevant, Robert S
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Place of publication varies
Topic: Irises (Plants)
Biodiversity Heritage Library
by American Iris Society; Sturtevant, Robert S
texts

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Place of publication varies
Topic: Irises (Plants)
Smithsonian Libraries and Archives - Digital Library
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Supplement to: Smithsonian year, 1985-
Topic: Smithsonian Institution
Biodiversity Heritage Library
by Geptner, V. G. (Vladimir Georgievich), 1901-1975; Nasimovich, A. A; Bannikov, Andrei Grigorevich; Hoffmann, Robert S
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Translation of: Mlekopitaiushchie Sovetskogo Soiuza
Topic: Mammals
University of Toronto - Gerstein Science Information Centre
by Alberta. Brand Office
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Description based on: 1907/1913
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Topics: Cattle brands, Livestock brands
The Library of Congress
by Seton-Thompson, Grace Gallatin
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Illustrated t.-p. and marginal illustrations
Topics: Hunting, Outdoor life
Biodiversity Heritage Library
by Harvey, E. Newton (Edmund Newton), 1887-1959
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Bibliography: p. 601-669
Topics: Luminescence, Phosphorescence, Fluorescence
Biodiversity Heritage Library
by American Birding Association; National Audubon Society
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Title from cover
Topic: Birds
Biodiversity Heritage Library
by Tokyo Shokubutsu Gakkai; Nihon Shokubutsu Gakkai
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Title varies slightly
Topics: Plants, Botany
University of Toronto - Robarts Library
by Berners, Juliana, b. 1388?; Blades, William, 1824-1890
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Topics: Falconry, Hunting, Heraldry, Incunabula -- Facsimiles