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Find here selected reference and other works for botany.

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Welcome to the Plant Biology Literature Guide. 

This guide contains selected core reference and other literature finding aids for this subject area. 

Guide to Reference and Information Sources in Plant Biology. 3rd ed. (2006) Schmidt, Diane, Allison, Melody, et al. 016.58 D292G 2006 Funk Library.


Botany is the "branch of biological science which embraces the study of plants and plant life." ¹ 

Also see "The History of Plant Sciences" from the Encyclopedia of Life Sciences.  


1. Arthur Cronquist, "Botany", in AccessScience@McGraw-Hill,, DOI 10.1036/1097-8542.092200 (accessed November 15, 2010).


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