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This guide presents library resources for the field of horticulture.

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JSTOR - Global Plants Collection

Visit the JSTOR database to access the Global Plants collection, which is built in collaboration with libraries, herbaria, archives, museums, and universities to present information on "75% of the world's biodiversity". You can search by plant name, geography, herbarium, or resource type (artifacts, books, and drawings).

The Plant Science collection offers access to botanical resources from around the world. You can view research articles, plant type specimens, foundational reference books, and more than 20,000 botanical illustrations and photographs.

Off-Campus Access

If you click on any Reynolds Libraries database link (including direct links to specific articles, eBooks and videos) from off-campus, you will be prompted with a Virginia's Community Colleges login screen. Use your My Reynolds username & multifactor authentication (MFA) to access any of the library databases from off-campus. 

  1. From the Virginia's Community Colleges login screen, enter your username then click on the Go button.
  2. When prompted, enter your Authorizing PIN number on your mobile phone.

For more detailed information on accessing resources from Reynolds Libraries databases from off-campus, click here.

If you cannot login from off campus, email or call 804.523.5211 - or - 523-5220.

ProQuest Central eBooks Note: If you are accessing a ProQuest Central eBook from ON or OFF campus, you will be prompted with a Virginia's Community Colleges login screen. If you are accessing a ProQuest Central eBook from the library catalog, you will also be prompted to select your institution, J. Sargeant Reynolds Community College.