Welcome to RHS Libraries

We hold the world’s finest collection of books and printed materials on gardening and outstanding collections of archives, photography and botanical art. Whether you are a beginner gardener or an expert, we have everything you need to read, learn and grow.

Library Services

Our Libraries and library services at the RHS gardens

Explore our Digital Collections

Our unique collections span over 500 years of garden history, art and science. Discover some of the fascinating stories they tell here.

Get involved

The Royal Horticultural Society is the UK’s leading gardening charity. We aim to enrich everyone’s life through plants, and make the UK a greener and more beautiful place.