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The Department of Botany has research library containing scientific literature, journals, books, research articles and reports.

The library is mainly used by the departments scientific staff and collection curators, but also by the many visiting researchers. Others may have access to the library after contacts with the department.

Vascular plants

The library comprises ca 36.000 titles (reprints excluded), most of which are floras and various treatments on the systematics and taxonomy of vascular plants (flowering plants, gymnosperms, and pteridophytes).


Ulf Swenson

Mosses, fungi, lichens, algae

Total number of titles in the library is about 32.000.

A computer database for searching literature in the different department libraries within the museum is available at the link below.


Mats Wedinexternal link

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