Library

If members would like to borrow any of the following books, videos or publications, please contact the librarian, via the contact page who will get them to you as soon as they can.

Please note, there is now a maximum three month loan period for all items on this list.

Current Books

Item RefNo.
Beekeeping at Buckfast Abbey (1974) by Brother Adam 18
The Healthy Hive (2009) by BBKA 74
BBKA Study Notes (1999) by BBKA 95
Liquid Gold (2015) by BBKA D01
Swarms (2018) by BBKA D02
Apiary Guides () by Bee Craft 97
A World Without Bees (2008) by Alison Benjamin Colin McCallum 72
Bees in the City: The Urban Beekeepers' Handbook (2011) by Alison Benjamin Colin McCallum 91
Hive Management (1991) by Richard E. Bonney 79
Practical Beekeeping (1999) by Clive de Bruyn 94
Bees at the Bottom of the Garden (1990) by Alan Campion 23a
Beekeepers Bible () by Collins 98
Honey Bees of the British Isles (1986) by Beowulf Cooper 35
Archaeology of Beekeeping (1983) by Eva Crane 3
Bees & Beekeeping. Science Practice& World Resources (1980) by Eva Crane 7
Breeding Better Bees (1991) by Dews & Milner 25
Bee Boles & Bee Houses (1988) by A.M.Foster 9
Honey Bee Biology (1982) by John.B.Free 34
Starting with Bees (2007) by Peter Gordon 77
The Bee-Friendly Beekeeper (2010) by David Heaf 88
Pollen Loads of the Honey Bee, The (1984) by Dorothy Hodges 71
Guide to Bees & Honey (1979) by T.Hooper 30
Beekeeping A Complete Owners Manual (1989) by Werner Melzer 17
Buckets of Honey from Boxes of Bees (2007) by Ken Pickles 93
Beekeeping Self-Sufficiency (2009) by Joanna Ryde 78
Honeybee Democracy (2010) by Thomas D Seeley 86
Comb Management () by Wally Shaw 96
Swarming: Its Control & Prevention (1981) by L.E. Snelgrove 62
Bad Beekeepers Club (2010) by Bill Turnbull 81
Beekeeping: A Novices Guide (2010) by David Wooton 82

Older Books

Some books published before 1980

Item RefNo.
Beekeeping in the Swarming Season (1980) by George Davis 20
Bees Their Vision, Chemical Sense & Language (1984) by Karl Von Frisch 12
The Anatomy, Physiology & Natural History of Honey Bee (1943) by Herrod-Hempsall 2
Plants & Beekeeping (hardback) (1979) by F.N.Howes 51A
Some Important Operations in Bee Management (1978) by M.P.Johanson 59
Beekeeping in Britain (1958) by R.Manley 19
Complete Guide to Beekeeping (1976) by R.A.Morse 27
Swarming: Its Control & Prevention (1945) by L.E. Snelgrove 61
Queen Rearing (1946) by L.E. Snelgrove 54
Introduction of Queen Bees (1943) by L.E. Snelgrove 40
Anatomy & Physiology of the Honey Bee (1925) by R.E. Snodgrass 1