UZH, Bibliothek im Botanischen Garten

About the library

The library of the institutes Systematic and Evolutionary Botany and Plant and Microbial Biology is an institute library within the Faculty of Science. It serves the information needs of institute and university members and assists library users in document supply and information search. Library services are also available to external users interested in botany and plant biology.

Main focus of collection

  • Plant systematics and taxonomy
  • Comprehensive collection of national and regional floras
  • Geobotany
  • Structure, diversity, phylogeny and evolution of plants (with an emphasis on higher plants)
  • Developmental and molecular biology of plants
  • Plant physiology und phytochemistry
  • Microbial ecology
  • Limnology