Bees, Beekeeping and Apiaries

This page is designed for people interested in learning more about apiaries and bee culture.

Bee Books to Borrow

The SUNY Adirondack Library has almost 90 books about bees and beekeeping. Here's a sample: 

Articles on Bee Culture

Use the Start Your Research Here box on the library home page to search for Bees AND Mites, for instance, or "Colony Collapse Disorder." 

Find more books with these search words. The asterisk (*) is a search technique that tells the database to look for all endings of a word. 

  • Bees
  • Urban bee culture 
  • Beekeep* or "bee keep*"
  • Honeybee
  • Bee culture and Queen rearing
  • Queen honeybees
  • Colony collapse disorder
  • Apiculture
  • Apiaries

We also have Marla Spivak's handbook Successful queen rearing: short course (Call number SF531.55 .S75 2007).


New Bee Books

Meet Your Librarian

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Joyce A. Miller
Above: Joyce on college's 2017 trip to Ecuador, with live volcano Cotopaxi.
Distinguished Professor Emeritus of Library Science; Part-time Reference Librarian (two days a week during Spring & Fall semesters). Liaison to Business and Science Divisions.
SUNY Adirondack, 640 Bay Road Queensbury NY 12804
(Please call me Joyce, or Professor Miller.)

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