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Biological Sciences Libraries

Students studying together in the Plant Sciences Library space

About the Plant Sciences Library

Access to the Plant Sciences Library in person is limited to current members of the Department. If you are from outside of the Department of Plant Sciences and wish to visit, please contact us to discuss arrangements:

Useful information on resources (print and online) and research support can be found on the Plant Sciences LibGuide.

Monographs, floras and taxonomic works are housed in the Cory and Herbarium Libraries which located in the Sainsbury Lab.


We have also made an interactive introduction to the Library, with information on access, print and online resources, floorplans and more.







Online Library Services

The Library provides access to a wide range of online resources, information, and services to wherever you are:​


Any questions? Contact us!

Contact information

Librarian: Frances Marsh Academic Librarian: Dr Lauren Gardiner



Tel: 01223 333930

Postal address:

Plant Sciences Library
Department of Plant Sciences
University of Cambridge
Downing Street
Cambridge CB2 3EA
United Kingdom