• General Works

    New Reference Book: Prescription for Nutritional Healing

    Prescription for Nutritional Healing, 5th edition, by Phyllis A. Balch, CNC, Penguin, 2010. Find it in Ohrstrom at: REF 615.5 B18P As stated on the cover “A Practical A-to-Z Reference to Drug-Free Remedies Using Vitamins, Mineral, Herbs & Food Supplements.” Read suggestions for herbal, over-the-counter, and supplements to treat: Acne Bronchitis Mononucleosis Poisoning Wrinkles Helpful for: Personal Use, Health

  • Fine Arts,  General Works,  Natural Sciences,  Research

    New Reference Book: The Encyclopedia of Herbs

    The Encyclopedia of Herbs: A Comprehensive Reference to Herbs of Flavor and Fragrance by Arthur O. Tucker and Thomas Debaggio, Timber Press, 2010. Find it in Ohrstrom at: REF 635 T79E Noted as a best Reference of 2009 by Library Journal. An alphabetical list of of herbs meant to identify and describe cultivation and uses.  Examples include: Artemisia Cymbopogon citratus Lavandula Rosmarinus officinalis Thymus Zingiber mioga Helpful for:  Botany, Science, Fine Arts, Herbology