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Library & Links

The Association has a wide-ranging library of beekeeping books both past and present, covering topics including practical beekeeping skills, honey and cookery, the history of beekeeping, and many specialist texts. Most books are available for loan to members.

You are welcome to browse the catalogue via this link.

To reserve, or check out a book, NDBKA members will need to request an account. To do this, simply send an email to Please include your name, association membership number, and the email address you want to use.

The librarian will reply as soon as possible to confirm your account has been added, with instructions on how to request your password.

Useful Links

We have provided links below to some invaluable websites for beekeepers. All links will open in a new browser window. We would welcome any feedback or suggestions in our Facebook group.

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