What's New at the Miller Library
Art Exhibit: Botanical art & hand-painted silks by Linda Ann Vorobik
Paintings of ferns, orchids, and other treasures will be on exhibit in the Miller Library from September 19 to November 3rd. Botanists, teacher and artist, Linda Ann Vorobik, paints exquisite and botanically accurate water colors of ferns and orchids that will delight you.
Meet the artist at a free reception at the Library on Friday, September 19th from 5:00 to 7:00pm. Feel inspired? Take a workshop from Linda on October 4th & 5th.
Autumn Hours begin September 6
Starting September 6th the Library will be open every Saturday from 9am to 3pm. Starting September 22 the Library will be open from 9am to 8pm on Mondays.
We will be closed September 1 (Labor Day) and November 11 (Veterans' Day).
UW Students: Save time by spending an hour with a librarian!
Make an appointment for a one-on-one consultation to learn about research strategies and getting full text articles for free. Email: Tracy Mehlin or call 616-9481.
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WHO: Kids ages 3 to 8 and their parents.
WHAT: Enjoy stories about plants and nature.
Special Extended Library Hours
The library stays open until 7pm before scheduled Northwest Horticultural Society lectures. Lectures are open to the public, $5 members, $10 non-members.
Recommended Books & Research Tools
- Student Tools & Research Page
- Arboreta, Gardens and Herbaria
- Horticultural Bookstores and Publishers
- Organizations and Plant Societies
- Pacific Northwest Gardening Connections
- Online Periodicals
- Plant Identification and Selection
- Soil Tests, Plant Care and Problem Solving
- The Traveling Gardener: sales, shows
With over 15,000 books on gardening techniques, garden design and history, native floras from around the world, and 400 magazine titles, the Miller Library has the most extensive horticulture collection in the Pacific Northwest. More about the Miller Library.
The Miller Library Thanks our Financial Supporters:
member of the
Council on Botanical and Horticultural Libraries