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Bookshelf provides free access to books and documents in life science and healthcare. A vital node in the data-rich resource network at NCBI, Bookshelf enables users to easily browse, retrieve, and read content, and spurs discovery of related information.
Biodiversity Heritage Library,
Makes accessible the legacy literature of biodiversity held in their collections and to make that literature available for open access and responsible use as a part of a global “biodiversity commons.”
Green Plants : Their Origin and Diversity by
Call Number: eBrary
The central theme of Green Plants is the astonishing diversity of forms found in the plant kingdom. The book is arranged according to generally accepted classification schemes, beginning with prokaryotic and eukaryotic algae and moving through mosses, liverworts, fern allies, ferns and gymnosperms to flowering plants.
Plant Cell Biology: A Practical Approach by
Call Number: QK673 .P58
Surveys techniques for studying the location and function of proteins within a cell, with an emphasis on microscopy. Introduces fluorescent probes, cytometry, microinjection, micromanipulation, the isolation of cytoplasmic organelles, and classical histochemistry- Booknews.com
The Botany of Desire: A Plant's-Eye View of the World by
Call Number: QK46.5 .H85 P66
Demonstrates how people and domesticated plants have formed a similarly reciprocal relationship. Links four fundamental human desires - sweetness, beauty, intoxication, and control - with the plants that satisfy them: the apple, the tulip, marijuana, and the potato. Illustrates how the plants have evolved to satisfy humankind's most basic yearnings- Publisher
Plant Biology Research and Training for the 21st Century
Call Number: eBrary
Faster progress in plant biology research could benefit agriculture, the environment, medicine, and our understanding of basic biological processes. This book clearly and directly describes the impediments to greater achievements in plant science and suggests solutions. It presents an innovative plan that would create a comprehensive federal system of management and financial support for plant biology research and training.