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. Botanist, teacher and artist Linda Ann Vorobik paints exquisite and botanically accurate watercolors of ferns and orchids that will delight you.
Calling all artists & designers:
We need a poster design for the 2015 10th anniversary Garden Lovers' Book Sale.
We seek your donation of creative talents for a new design for the 11 x 17 poster and 5 x 8 postcard advertising the 2015 Garden Lovers' Book Sale. The successful design will have a plant theme and eye catching appeal. The poster must include specific detail about the date and location, plus the UWBG logo. We will accept submissions through December 29th. Send a message to Tracy for more information.
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