Loan and Visitor Policies

BLAT Herbarium is the centre of information that brings together botanists and researchers from around the world. Every week, the Herbarium attracts an average of 5 visitors, about a quarter of whom are overseas researchers. The Herbarium is open to bona fide researchers by appointment. Before you visit, please read the conditions for visitors consulting the Herbarium.

A written application to visit is usually required and this can be sent via fax, email or letter to the relevant address.

Opening hours: 9am – 5pm, Monday-Friday

Location: The Herbarium is located within the St. Xavier’s College third wing on the 3rd floor.

Loans: to request a loan of our material, please refer to our loan regulation policy. As of now, loans are temporarily stopped as cataloging work is in progress.