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Botany Research Guide

The Smithsonian Institution defines botany as "the science that deals with all forms of plant life, including mosses, ferns, conifers and flowering plants, and organisms formerly considered plants: algae, fungi, and lichens." This resource guide will follow that definition.

 

Contact

For immediate help on this subject and others contact the reference desk.

Reference Desk
General Research Assistance
Location: 1st Floor Library Addition
Phone: (619) 594-6724
Email: eref@rohan.sdsu.edu

Books

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Books in Other Libraries

To find and order books from San Diego area libraries use Circuit [ http://circuit.sdsu.edu/ ] (San Diego) or Interlibrary Loan [ http://library.sdsu.edu/borrowing-other-libraries ].

Articles

Use the databases below to find journal articles for Botany. If you would like to search within a particular journal visit the journal list [ http://library.sdsu.edu/guides/dbaz.php ]. If you are looking for a specific journal article, and have the title, author and journal information, try using the citation linker [ http://sfx.calstate.edu:9003/sdsu/cgi/core/citation-linker.cgi ].

Atlases

Dictionaries

Encyclopedias

Algae

Flora and Field Guides

California and Baja California

San Diego and Imperial Counties

Worldwide

Gateways

Images

Organizations

Citation Guides

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Printed 2014-10-25
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