Botany and Horticulture Libraries

Beyond the Traditional Roles of Information Professionals

Did You Know?

There are specialized libraries whose librarians role are to answer questions to those with the thirst for plant knowledge. Librarians' extensive personal contacts and knowledge, help customers in ways google could never imagine! So for those of us who live, eat, and breathe the wonder of plants and gardens, we have botany and horticulture libraries to indulge our minds in.


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