Resources

Library

From its herbarium of more than 6.5 million plant specimens and unparalleled botanical library to its internationally renowned press and the world's largest online database of plant information, 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.

Databases


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

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

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
 

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

 

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
 

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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