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Biology: BIO 108 - Plant Biology (Jaquish)

Library resources to support biology classes at Northwestern Michigan College

BIO 108

NOTE:  Color printing for your visual aids available at Osterlin Library for .25/page.

In the Stacks

Trusted Plant Databases

U.S. Department of Agriculture standardized information about the vascular plants, mosses, liverworts, hornworts, and lichens of the U.S. and its territories.

Collaboration between the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew and Missouri Botanical Garden enabled the creation of The Plant List by combining multiple checklist datasets held by these institutions and other collaborators.

The Visual Guides: Understanding Plants and The Vegetable KingdomThe Visual Guides: Understanding Plants and The Vegetable Kingdom

Short videos explaining the structure and functioning of plants.

Links to Reliable Biology Websites

Find authoritative taxonomic information:

Search the ITIS, the Integrated Taxonomic Information System here.  This site is result of global partnerships in science, and provides authoriative taxonomic information on plants, animals, fungi, and microbes.

In the Reference Room

Article Databases for Botany and Horticulture

Credo Reference- Science search box

This box will search all of your Credo Reference Science titles.

Pronunciation of Scientific Terms