University of Alberta Vascular Plant Herbarium (ALTA) - University of Alberta Museums University of Alberta Museums

Access and Procedures

Random Vascular Plant

The Vascular Plant Herbarium (ALTA) is actively used for teaching and research at the University of Alberta. It is an essential resource for flora classification and ecological research.

The University of Alberta's Vascular Plant Herbarium is located in the Biological Sciences Building in B-613 (sixth floor of the Botany wing). The herbarium is open to visitors Monday to Friday from 8 am to 4 pm (except University holidays). To arrange access, contact the Curator or Assistant Curator.

View the links below to access the Herbarium Handbook and herbarium procedures as well as for information on how to deposit specimens.


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