Sherardian Library of Plant Taxonomy

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Monday – Wednesday: 10am – 2pm

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About the library

The Sherardian Library of Plant Taxonomy is in the Department of Plant Sciences. The library collections cover research in plant taxonomy, systematics, floristics and plant evolution, in addition to special collections and historical material. The library is associated with the Oxford University Herbaria.

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Sherardian Library of Plant Taxonomy
Department of Plant Sciences 
South Parks Road

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