"The man who does not read good books
has no advantage over the man who cannot read them."

Mark Twain

Below are links to subject headings of books selected by the editors of Choice as Outstanding Academic Books. If you would like to select a specific book to give to the University Libraries, please select one from this list and write the title on the order form. If the book you have chosen is no longer available, a similar book from the same subject will be ordered.

Notable Books: Botany
Community forestry in the United States: learning from the past, crafting the future by Baker, Mark
Landscape Ecology: a widening foundation by Ingegnoli, Vittorio
Plant evolution in the Mediterranean by Thompson, John D.
The Chinese Garden by Keswick, Maggie
The Cultural history of plants by Prance, Ghillean with Nesbitt, Mark
The forest for the trees: how humans shaped the North Woods by Forester, Jeff
The Genus Epimedium and Other Herbaceous Berberidaceae by Stearn, William T.
The genus lavandula by Upson, Tim
The new atlas of plant management by Norman Myers and Jennifer Kent, eds.
Tree Bark: a color guide by Vaucher, Hughes



Science and Technology

Social and Behavioral Sciences

Notable Books Program What is a Notable Book?