To see the catalog record for any book title listed below (or to access the link for one of the electronic resources listed below) simply copy and paste the title into the search bar in our online catalog.

New Book Donations

  • The Architecture of Trees by Cesare Leonardi and Franca Stagi
  • Botany in a Day: Thomas J. Elpel’s herbal field guide to plant families (2000)
  • City of Trees: the complete guide to the trees of Washington, D.C. (2008) Donated by Tim Maywalt
  • Hollows, Peepers, and Highlanders: an Appalachian mountain ecology (1994) Donated by Tim Maywalt
  • Old Growth: the best writing about trees from Orion Magazine (2021) Donated by Robin Hanes
  • Red Oaks and Black Birches: the science and lore of trees (1990) Donated by Tim Maywalt
  • A Reunion of Trees: the discovery of exotic plants and their introduction into North American and
    European landscapes (1990) Donated by Tim Maywalt
  • Republic of Shade: New England and the American elm (2003)  Donated by Tim Maywalt
  • Tree Finder: a manual of identification of trees by their leaves (1998) Donated by Tim Maywalt
  • Trees: Yearbook of Agriculture (USDA, 1949) Donated by Michelle Cormier
  • Up By the Roots: healthy soils and trees in the built environment (2008).
  • Winter Tree Finder: a manual for identifying deciduous trees in winter (1970)

New Electronic Resources

  • Charlottesville Urban Canopy Reports (produced approximately every 5 years)
  • Climate Change Tree Atlas, Version 4 (2020) 
  • Common Native Trees of Virginia ID Guide (2020)
  • Community Forest Storm Mitigation Planning (2016)
  • Diagnosing Injury to Eastern Forest Trees: a manual for identifying damage caused by air pollution, pathogens, insects, and abiotic stresses. (1987) –  several copies also available in print in our library
  • Financing Tree Canopy Programs: guide for local governments in the Chesapeake Bay watershed (2019)
  • Heat Island Compendium (2012)
  • Select Review of Virginia State Codes for Trees and Forests from the Va. DoF (2020)
  • State of the Urban Forest FY 2021: annual report of the Charlottesville Tree Commission
  • State and Private Forestry Fact Sheet Virginia (2022)
  • Stormwater Trees Technical Report (2016)
  • Sustaining America’s Urban Trees and Forests (2010)
  • Urban Tree Canopy Assessment: a community’s path to understanding and managing the urban forest (2019)
  • Urban Tree Canopy Assessment for the City of Charlottesville (2015)
  • Urban Tree Risk Management: a community guide to program design and implementation (2003).  – also available in print in our library
  • Urban Watershed Forestry Manual: pts 1 and 2 (2005, 2006)
  • Virginia Tree Ordinance Database (2019)
  • Virginia’s Mountain Treasures: the unprotected wildlands of the George Washington National Forest (2005) also available in print in our library
  • Water and the Forest Service (2000)