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botanicus
botanicus
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9.6M
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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
Smithsonian Field Books
Smithsonian Field Books
collection
3,576
ITEMS
760,840
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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
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).
BHL Field Notes Project
BHL Field Notes Project
collection
3,749
ITEMS
584,214
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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,...
citebank
citebank
collection
36,819
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5.7M
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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
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
darwinslibrary
darwinslibrary
collection
315
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391,828
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A scholarly edition of Darwin's scientific archive.
Topic: charles darwin biodiversity heritage library missouri botanical garden
Biodiversity Heritage Library Seed & Nursery Catalogs
Biodiversity Heritage Library Seed & Nursery Catalogs
collection
2,477
ITEMS
474,883
VIEWS
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Biodiversity Heritage Library Seed & Nursery Catalogs
Royal Botanic Gardens Kew, Library, Art & Archives
Royal Botanic Gardens Kew, Library, Art & Archives
collection
226
ITEMS
147,482
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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...
Biodiversity Heritage Library
by Smithsonian Institution
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GeoRef
Topic: Science
Issued in parts
Topics: Mushrooms, Fungi, Discomycetes
Biodiversity Heritage Library
by Potter, George Edwin, 1898-
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Bibliography: p. 889-904
Topic: Zoology
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
Pacific Northwest Horticulture
Pacific Northwest Horticulture
collection
799
ITEMS
82,885
VIEWS
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Pacific Northwest plant and garden society publications.
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
Topic: Zoology
Biodiversity Heritage Library
by Müller, Johannes
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From the library of Charles Darwin
botanicus
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Topics: 1880, Belgium, Botany, Graphic media :, Hand-colored, Indonesia, Java, Lithograph
statement of responsibility: collected from most authentick authors, augmented with later observations, and adorn'd with maps and sculptures by John Ogilby
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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
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
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
Smithsonian Libraries and Archives - Digital Library
by Aldrovandi, Ulisse, 1522-1605?, author; Bernia, Marco Antonio, active 1638-1661, publisher; Tebaldini, Nicolò, active 1602-1649, printer; Coriolano, Giovanni Battista, -1649, engraver; Ambrosini, Bartolommeo, 1588-1657. Paralipomena accuratissima historiae omnium animalium; Hoeven, J. van der, (Physician), active 1923, former owner; Beckwith, J. Bruce, 1933-, donor; Browning, Nancy Gay, donor; Saintyves, P. (Pierre), 1870-1935, bookseller; Jeremy Norman & Co., bookseller;...
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2 volumes in 1 : 36 cm (folio)
Topics: Teratology, Monsters, Human anatomy, Abnormalities, Human, Animals, Abnormalities, Plants, Natural...
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Topics: Geology -- Great Plains, Geology, Stratigraphic -- Tertiary, Mammals, Fossil, Paleontology -- Great...
botanicus
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Topics: Flower language, Flowers, Symbolic aspects
University of Toronto - Gerstein Science Information Centre
by Porta, Giambattista della, 1535?-1615
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14
Biodiversity Heritage Library
by Casey, Edmund Jeremiah, 1924-
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335 p
Topic: Biophysics
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
Biodiversity Heritage Library
by Burke, L., Mrs
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95 pages, color frontispiece : 13 cm
Topic: Flower language
Fleming Collection
Topics: Natural history -- Amazon River Valley, Indians of South America -- Amazon River Valley, Indians of...
botanicus
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Topics: 1707-1778, Juvenile literature, Linné, Carl von,
Biodiversity Heritage Library
by Prosser, C. Ladd (Clifford Ladd), 1907-; Bishop, David W
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Includes bibliographies
Topic: Physiology, Comparative
Woodcut head- and tail-pieces, initials
Topics: Serpents, Serpent worship
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
University of Texas Libraries
University of Texas Libraries
collection
48
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22,753
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University of Texas Libraries
Bibliographies interspersed
Topic: Insects
viii, 519, 16 p. : (8vo)
Brooklyn Botanic Garden
Brooklyn Botanic Garden
collection
82
ITEMS
33,520
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Brooklyn Botanic Garden
botanicus
by Engelmann, George,
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Topics: 1809-1884, Annonaceae, Aquifoliaceae, Berberaceae, Botanical illustration, Capparaceae,...
Originally published in 1652 under title: The English physician
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Topics: Materia medica, Botany, Medical, Herbs
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
Includes bibliography
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Topic: Science -- History
Denver Botanic Gardens Helen Fowler Library
Denver Botanic Gardens Helen Fowler Library
collection
68
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25,035
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Denver Botanic Gardens Helen Fowler Library
R/V Dan Moore station logs
R/V Dan Moore station logs
collection
2,431
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57,981
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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
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
The Library of Congress
by Buzzacott, Francis Henry, 1861- [from old catalog]
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9, 2, [1], 3-516, [1] p. 18 cm
Topics: Camping, Fishing, Hunting
Text in German and Latin. Added German t.p.: Phytanthoza iconographia, oder, Eigentliche Vorstellung etlicher Tausend.
Topics: Botany, Pre-Linnean works
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
University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign
by Illinois Natural History Survey
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Accession log "5". Documents insect species throughout Illinois by accession number, place, and date.
Topics: Entomology, Insect Collection
[3]-96 p., [6] leaves of plates :
Topic: Leaves
Museum of Vertebrate Zoology, University of California, Berkeley
by Wolf, Larry L.
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Biodiversity Heritage Library
by Maheshwari, P. (Panchanan), 1904-1966
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Includes bibliographies
Topics: Angiosperms, Botany -- Embryology
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 Tokyo Shokubutsu Gakkai; Nihon Shokubutsu Gakkai
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Title varies slightly
Topics: Plants, Botany
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
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
Delaware Museum of Natural History Library
Delaware Museum of Natural History Library
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38
ITEMS
17,049
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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...
Cornell University Library
by Lewis, M. F. (Mycologist), artist, author
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ca. 300 drawings in 3 volumes : 32 cm
Topics: Fungi, mushrooms, funguses, mycology, England, Shropshire, Mushrooms, Fungi -- Great Britain --...
Desert Botanical Gardens, Schilling Library
Desert Botanical Gardens, Schilling Library
collection
72
ITEMS
21,387
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Desert Botanical Gardens, Schilling Library
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
Biodiversity Heritage Library
by American Society for Microbiology; Breed, Robert S. (Robert Stanley), 1877-1956; Bergey, D. H. (David Hendricks), 1860-1937; Hitchens, Arthur Parker, 1877-; Murray, Everitt George Dunne, 1890-
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140 p. ; 23 cm
Topics: Bacteriology, Schizomycetes, Bacteriologia
University of Toronto - John M. Kelly Library
by Aristotle; Peck, Arthur Leslie, 1902-
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27 31
Topics: Reproduction, Zoology
botanicus
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Topics: Periodicals, Science
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
botanicus
by Asiatic Society (Calcutta, India)
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Topics: Asia, India
Biodiversity Heritage Library
by Chidester, Floyd Earle, 1884-1947
texts

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Contains bibliographies
Topic: Zoology
Biodiversity Heritage Library
by chai tian gui tai
texts

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Topic: botany
University of Toronto - Gerstein Science Information Centre
texts

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Topics: Trees, England -- Flora
Biodiversity Heritage Library
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Includes bibliographical references (p. 719) and indexes
Topics: Plants, Materia medica, Vegetable, Medicine, Ayurvedic
botanicus
by Dodoens, Rembert,; Gerard, John,; John Norton.; Priest, Robert,
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( 1 reviews )
Topics: 1597, Botany, Botany, Medical, Early works to 1800, England, Herbals, Materia medica, Vegetable,...
University of Toronto - Gerstein Science Information Centre
by Humboldt, Alexander von, 1769-1859
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14
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Topics: Astronomy, Physical geography, Science
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
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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,...
The Library of Congress
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48 p. 15 x 12 cm
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Topic: Cockfighting
Biodiversity Heritage Library
by Chamberlain, Charles Joseph, b. 1863
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Bibliography: p. 446-480
Topic: Gymnosperms
The Library of Congress
by Hyde, Alexander, 1814-1881. [from old catalog]
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