Resources

Library

As one of the top botanical research and conservation institutions in the world, the Missouri Botanical Garden offers a wide variety of resources to the general public and the scientific community. We invite you to explore these and learn more about the research work we do.

Herbarium


The Garden’s Herbarium is one of the world’s outstanding research resources for specimens and information on bryophytes and vascular plants. Learn more
 

MBG Press


MBG Press plays a key role in sharing plant knowledge and is an outlet for the dissemination of botanical research through journals, floras and books.Learn more

 

Library


The Peter H. Raven Library, one of the world's finest botanical libraries, is open to staff, students, visiting scientists, horticulturists, landscape designers, historians and Garden members.Learn more
 

Conferences and Seminars


Find out more about the different conferences and seminars happening in the United States and around the world, and learn more about the Garden's Annual Systematics Symposium.Learn more

 

Visitor's Guide


The Garden welcomes visiting researchers throughout the year, and these resources can help them prepare before and during their stay. Learn more
 

Opportunities


Join the Garden's research team and have the opportunity to live up to the Garden's mission to discover and share plant knowledge.
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Research Links


The Garden's research team has compiled an extensive list of links organized alphabetically and by topic. Learn more
 

Databases


Browse the Garden's list of research databases for information about floras, botanical terms and more.Learn more