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Hunt Institute for Botanical Documentation


Welcome to the HIBD Web site

25 September 2014

Welcome to the redesigned Hunt Institute Web site. Most of the content from our old site has been incorporated into the new one, and we have added exciting new content. We hope you will take some time to find your old favorites and sample some of the new content. Please send any comments via the Contact Us page.

About the Hunt Institute for Botanical Documentation

The Hunt Institute for Botanical Documentation, a research division of Carnegie Mellon University, specializes in the history of botany and all aspects of plant science and serves the international scientific community through research and documentation. To this end, the Institute acquires and maintains authoritative collections of books, plant images, manuscripts, portraits and data files, and provides publications and other modes of information service. The Institute meets the reference needs of botanists, biologists, historians, conservationists, librarians, bibliographers and the public at large, especially those concerned with any aspect of the North American flora.

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Scarlett T. Townsend