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Millennium Seed Bank Library

Material on seeds, plant physiology, seed storage and seed germination is held in the Millennium Seed Bank Library at Wakehurst Place.
Photo of Kew’s Millennium Seed Bank

Overview

The Millennium Seed Bank (MSB) Library is housed in the Wellcome Trust Millennium Building, along with the rest of the Millennium Seed Bank Project, at Wakehurst Place, West Sussex.

The Library will answer enquiries on seeds and is open to bona fide researchers.

Conditions for visitors consulting Library, Art & Archives

Appointments must always be made in advance.

Subject coverage

All our stock is related to the aims of the MSB Project, and includes the following subjects:

Conservation - threatened species 
Statistics 
Biology 
Evolution 
Biometry 
Botany 
Plant physiology 
Plant growth 
Seed biology 
Vegetation 
Arid lands 
Seed use 
Germplasm

Contact the MSB Library

Librarian & Information Officer 
Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew 
Wakehurst Place 
Ardingly 
Haywards Heath 
West Sussex 
RH17 6TN

Tel +44 (0)1444 894178 
Fax +44 (0)1444 894110 
email: msblib@kew.org