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A large number of natural history and botanical libraries have worked together to digitize their biodiversity collections making them available online at the Biodiversity Heritage Library. This database includes a large number of historical biodiversity books and volumes.

Coverage: 1450 to present Access: Freely Available


Agriculture; Amphibians; Anatomy; Animal Behavior; Animals; Antiquities; Bacteriology; Bees; Beetles; Bibliography; Biology; Birds; Botany; Breeding; Catalogs; Catalogs & Collections; Classification; Control; Crustacea; Diseases & Pests; Dissertations; Academic; Early Works to 1800; Embryology; Entomology; Environment; Evolution; Fisheries; Fishes; Fishing; Flowers; Forests & Forestry; Fruit; Fungi; Game & Game-Birds; Gardening; Gardens; Geology; Heredity; History; Horses; Hunting; Identification; Insect Pests; Insects; Laboratory Manuals; Landscape Gardening; Lepidoptera; Livestock; Mammals; Marine Animals; Mollusks; Natural History; Nomenclature; Oceanography; Outdoor Books; Paleontology; Physiology; Pictorial Works; Plants; Poultry; Reptiles; Research; Science; Scientific Expeditions; Societies; Soils; Tobacco; Trees; Veterinary Medicine; Zoology

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