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Work in Progress: Student Poster Exhibit May 8 - June 13

Students in the Environmental Science and Resource Management and Restoration Ecology and Environmental Horticulture programs will have posters on exhibit in the Miller Library through June 13th.

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Top twenty most-borrowed items since January 2014

book cover photoLooking at data since January 2014, more than half of our most popular items are the work of local or regional authors. Our library users study native plants and wildlife. Books for children are also well-used, as are curriculum materials.

The most popular book is Encyclopedia of northwest native plants for gardens and landscapes by Kathleen Robson, Alice Richter and Marianne Filbert.

Discover the other top 19 books in the May issue of Leaflet.

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Story Program

WHO: Kids ages 3 to 8 and their parents.
WHAT: Enjoy stories about plants and nature.
WHEN: Monthly.
COST: Free!

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


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:

Miller Charitable FoundationNorthwest Horticultural Society

Individual donors and businesses

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Council on Botanical and Horticultural Libraries