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JSTOR Global Plants

JSTOR Global PlantsGlobal Plants is the world’s largest database of digitized plant specimens and a locus for international scientific research and collaboration.

Plant type specimens are in great demand for scientific study because of their pivotal role as original vouchers of nomenclature. They also act as a historical record of changes in various flora.

The largest of its kind, Global Plants consists of 66 sub-collections, showcasing hand-selected specimens that have been meticulously digitized by partner herbaria with generous support from the Mellon Foundation. This resource also features partner-contributed reference works and primary sources, such as collectors’ correspondence and diaries, illustrations, and photographs.

Suggested Keywords to Search With

Some of the keywords used throughout the catalog would include:

  • AQUATIC PLANTS
  • BOTANICAL CHEMISTRY
  • BOTANY
  • BOTANY -- HAWAII
  • DANGEROUS PLANTS
  • ENDANGERED PLANTS
  • ENDEMIC PLANTS
  • ETHNOBOTANY
  • ETHNOBOTANY -- HAWAII
  • MYCOLOGY
  • PALEOETHNOBOTANY
  • PLANT ANATOMY
  • PLANT ECOLOGY
  • PLANT MORPHOLOGY
  • PLANTS -- MEDICINAL
  • RARE PLANTS
  • SEEDLINGS

eBooks - Read it online

 This list contains a selection of books available online through the HCC Library.

On the shelf in the library!

This list contains a selection of books available in the HCC Library.

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