The Carrothers Collection is composed of a range of botany books, printed in the 19th and 20th centuries and a large collection of bookplates. It is was the personal library of Edward Norman Carrothers, a well known botanist and collector, as such it reflects his primary interests.
This collection is concerned with natural history, and especially botany of the British Isles.
The Carrothers Collection at the University of Ulster consists of approximately 120 books and 200 pamphlets. These are 19th and 20th century.
Details of items in the Carrothers Collection appear in the Library Catalogue at http://catalogue.library.ulster.ac.uk