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botanicus
botanicus
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9.4M
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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
citebank
citebank
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36,819
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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
BHL Field Notes Project
BHL Field Notes Project
collection
3,721
ITEMS
545,603
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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,...
Expanding Access to Biodiversity Literature
collection
8,518
ITEMS
1.2M
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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).
Smithsonian Field Books
Smithsonian Field Books
collection
3,562
ITEMS
714,061
VIEWS
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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
Biodiversity Heritage Library Seed & Nursery Catalogs
Biodiversity Heritage Library Seed & Nursery Catalogs
collection
2,477
ITEMS
457,230
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Biodiversity Heritage Library Seed & Nursery Catalogs
Chinese Academy Science
Chinese Academy Science
collection
21,645
ITEMS
1.3M
VIEWS
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The Chinese Academy of Science
Topic: chinese academy science
darwinslibrary
darwinslibrary
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315
ITEMS
381,832
VIEWS
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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
ITEMS
140,084
VIEWS
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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...
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
Pacific Northwest Horticulture
Pacific Northwest Horticulture
collection
799
ITEMS
78,110
VIEWS
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Pacific Northwest plant and garden society publications.
Biodiversity Heritage Library
by Potter, George Edwin, 1898-
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Bibliography: p. 889-904
Topic: Zoology
botanicus
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Topics: 1880, Belgium, Botany, Graphic media :, Hand-colored, Indonesia, Java, Lithograph
Biodiversity Heritage Library
by Smithsonian Institution
texts

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GeoRef
Topic: Science
botanicus
texts

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Topics: Flower language, Flowers, Symbolic aspects
Biodiversity Heritage Library
by Müller, Johannes
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From the library of Charles Darwin
Biodiversity Heritage Library
by Burke, L., Mrs
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95 pages, color frontispiece : 13 cm
Topic: Flower language
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
Biodiversity Heritage Library
by Nordenholt, George Fred, 1892-; Kerr, Joseph, 1765-1837; Sasso, John
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vii, 277 p. incl. illus., tables, diagrs. 28 x 22 cm
Topics: Mechanical engineering, Machine design
14 29
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Topics: Geology -- Great Plains, Geology, Stratigraphic -- Tertiary, Mammals, Fossil, Paleontology -- Great...
University of Toronto - Gerstein Science Information Centre
by Porta, Giambattista della, 1535?-1615
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botanicus
by Royal Society of New South Wales
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Topics: Periodicals, Science
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
by American Iris Society; Sturtevant, Robert S
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Place of publication varies
Topic: Irises (Plants)
Biodiversity Heritage Library
by African Violet Society of America
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v. 26-28cm
Topics: African violets, Periodicals, African Violet Society of America -- Periodicals, African violets --...
Fleming Collection
Topics: Natural history -- Amazon River Valley, Indians of South America -- Amazon River Valley, Indians of...
Woodcut head- and tail-pieces, initials
Topics: Serpents, Serpent worship
botanicus
texts

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Topics: 1707-1778, Juvenile literature, Linné, Carl von,
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
viii, 519, 16 p. : (8vo)
Brooklyn Botanic Garden
Brooklyn Botanic Garden
collection
82
ITEMS
31,419
VIEWS
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Brooklyn Botanic Garden
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 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
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
Bibliographies interspersed
Topic: Insects
Smithsonian Libraries and Archives - Digital Library
by Katsushika, Hokusai, 1760-1849
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Volumes are numbered: v. [1-2], jō, ge, v. [3], kiseru no bu, zen
Topics: Ornamental combs, Design, Tabacco-pipes
Smithsonian Libraries and Archives - Digital Library
by Katsushika, Hokusai, 1760-1849
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Volumes are numbered: v. [1-2], jō, ge, v. [3], kiseru no bu, zen
Topics: Ornamental combs, Design, Tabacco-pipes
University of Texas Libraries
University of Texas Libraries
collection
48
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20,412
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University of Texas Libraries
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
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
Smithsonian Libraries and Archives - Digital Library
by Katsushika, Hokusai, 1760-1849
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Subtitle on cover: Hokusai's design on combs
Topics: Ornamental combs, Design
R/V Dan Moore station logs
R/V Dan Moore station logs
collection
2,431
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56,835
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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
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...
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
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
Denver Botanic Gardens Helen Fowler Library
Denver Botanic Gardens Helen Fowler Library
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68
ITEMS
23,552
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Denver Botanic Gardens Helen Fowler Library
botanicus
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Topics: Periodicals, Science
Includes bibliography
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Topic: Science -- History
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
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,...
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
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 Smithsonian Institution. Board of Regents; United States National Museum. Report of the U.S. National Museum; Smithsonian Institution. Report of the Secretary
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Report year for 1885-1964 ends June 30
Topics: Smithsonian Institution, Smithsonian Institution. Archives, Discoveries in science
Desert Botanical Gardens, Schilling Library
Desert Botanical Gardens, Schilling Library
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72
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20,106
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Desert Botanical Gardens, Schilling Library
Biodiversity Heritage Library
by Prosser, C. Ladd (Clifford Ladd), 1907-; Bishop, David W
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Includes bibliographies
Topic: Physiology, Comparative
University of Toronto - Gerstein Science Information Centre
texts

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favorite 0

comment 0

14
Topics: Classification -- Books Science, Science -- Bibliography, Science -- Periodicals Bibliography
Biodiversity Heritage Library
by National Geographic Society (U.S.)
texts

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"Official journal of the National Geographic Society."
Topic: Geography
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 Maheshwari, P. (Panchanan), 1904-1966
texts

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Includes bibliographies
Topics: Angiosperms, Botany -- Embryology
Biodiversity Heritage Library
by Tokyo Shokubutsu Gakkai; Nihon Shokubutsu Gakkai
texts

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Title varies slightly
Topics: Plants, Botany
Topics: Botany, Pre-Linnean works
Biodiversity Heritage Library
by Dieter, George Ellwood
texts

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Includes bibliography
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Topics: Strength of materials, Physical metallurgy, Metal-work
Biodiversity Heritage Library
by chai tian gui tai
texts

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Topic: botany
Biodiversity Heritage Library
by Heck, J. G. (Johann Georg), -1857; Baird, Spencer Fullerton, 1823-1887
texts

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statement of responsibility: Systematically arranged by J.G. Heck. Translated from the German, with additions, and edited by Spencer F. Baird ... illustrated by five hundred steel plates, containing upwards of twelve thousand engravings
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Topic: Encyclopedias and dictionaries
botanicus
by Asiatic Society (Calcutta, India)
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Topics: Asia, India
Originally published in 1652 under title: The English physician
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Topics: Materia medica, Botany, Medical, Herbs
Biodiversity Heritage Library
by Ornithologischer Verein in Wien
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Issues for 1890-1895 called also: Die Schwalbe
Topic: Ornithology
Biodiversity Heritage Library
by Naturwissenschaftlicher Verein für Steiermark
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Volumes 64-65, 77-78, 79-80, 81-82 issued combined
Topic: Science
University of Toronto - Robarts Library
by Berners, Juliana, b. 1388?; Blades, William, 1824-1890
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26
Topics: Falconry, Hunting, Heraldry, Incunabula -- Facsimiles
Biodiversity Heritage Library
by International Congress of Entomology
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volumes : 20-26 cm
Topics: Entomology, Entomology -- Congresses
Biodiversity Heritage Library
texts

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Bibliography: p. 183-188
Topics: Pteridophyta, Botany -- Morphology