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History and Philosophy of Science

Guide to resources for the history and philosophy of science, especially rare books in the FSU Special Collections & Archives

Primary Sources

Finding Aids at FSU

Finding aids are tools that help a user find information in a specific record group, collection, or series of archival materials. Examples of finding aids include published and unpublished inventories, container and folder lists, card catalogs, calendars, indexes, registers, and institutional guides. The finding aid below connects to archival documents in FSU's collection. 

Bruce Means Papers (MSS 2018-004): field notes, biological and ecological data, journals, subject files, and audiovisual recordings documenting the research, professional output, and personal life of Bruce Means. 

External Resources

Forest History Society collections: this collection contains a range of information about forest and conservation history . It provides access to over 45,000 citations to published items on environmental history topics, 30,000 historical photographs, and descriptions of archival collections from over 450 North American repositories. 

Climate Data Online: this site provides free access to the National Climatic Data Center's archive of global historical weather and climate data

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