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Resources for your research in horticutlure

Start with a Summon search

Start your search with the library's search engine Summon.

  • use 2 or 3 keywords to focus your topic; put phrases in quotation marks i.e. "road salt"
  • use the content filters on the side to limit to scholarly articles, books, or other material types

Finding eBooks in the Library

Browse for Books

If you'd prefer to browse our print books, keep these call number ranges in mind when searching the stacks.

QH 540-541.5: Ecology
QK 5-495: Plant Biology, Botany, Botanical Names, Plant ID
S 1-954: Agriculture
S 590-599.9 / S 622-627: Soils and Soil Conservation
SB 1-124: Plant Culture, Seeds, Propagation
SB 317.5-319: Horticulture
SB 320-413: Gardening, Garden Plants
SB 415-416: Greenhouse Production
SB 423-434: Annuals, Bulbs
SB 433: Turfgrass Management
SB 434: Perennials
SB 435: Trees, Shrubs
SB 438-457: Natural Gardening, Organic Gardening, Gardening
SB 457.3: Garden and Landscape Design
SB 599-990.5: Diseases, Pests, Pesticides
TH 375-5313: Landscape Construction, Hardscaping

Books in the library are assigned subjects, and these are searchable in the catalogue. Think of a subject heading as a "tag".