JSTOR Plant Science is an online
environment that brings together global plants content, tools, and people
interested in plant science. It provides access to foundational content
vital to plant science - plant type specimens, taxonomic structures,
scientific literature, and related materials.
This new environment includes
content from our Global Plants Initiative partners,
bringing the amount of materials to 800 000 type
specimens, paintings, drawings, correspondence, and
supporting materials. By 2013, we expect to have over
2.2 million type specimens available, making JSTOR Plant
Science the largest collection of its kind in the world.
These materials are now truly global in scope
representing over 160 partners in 47 countries on 5
Click here to learn more about this global network.
JSTOR Plant Science
provides an interface with powerful functionality that
supports research and teaching, including the ability to
measure and record plant specimens, share observations
and objects with colleagues and classmates, and
investigate global plant biodiversity. To learn more
about JSTOR Plant Science as a teaching tool, please
Aside from botanists and those dedicated to the plant
sciences, JSTOR Plant Science is especially useful for
• Ecologists, conservationists, and environmental
• Pharmacologists and taxonomists
• Agricultural Scientists
You may access JSTOR Plant Science
from anywhere with a valid APSU ID.