BBG's director of Science, Dr. Susan Pell, led an expedition to collect members of the cashew family (Anacardiaceae) and the frankincense and myrrh family (Burseraceae) on New Caledonia's Grande Terre and Île des Pins, in the western Pacific.
BBG Library Catalog
Library services at Brooklyn Botanic Garden include an online catalog, a Gardener's Resource Center, Science Library, and collection of rare books.
Rare Book Room
The rare book collection comprises some 1500 volumes from the 15th century through the 20th century.