You can search for titles held in the Botanical Library through the library catalog. Simply enter a search term and click on "Modify Search." Under "Add Limits," select "Botanical Library" from the "Location" box. 

Initiate a request for the Botanical Library by logging into your My Library account and selecting the "Request" button in the catalog record. Books from the Botanical Library require extended retrieval time; Reader Services staff will contact you when your books are ready for pick-up. 

Access to rare material in the Botanical Library requires an appointment. For more information, please contact Melanie Thorpe, Botanical Division Administrative Assistant, at 

N.B. The Botanical Library is managed separately from the research Library.