How to know Trees of the Pacific Northwest, An article from Fungi Magazine, written by Chris Herrera and Andy MacKinnon.

Mushroom, The Journal of Wild Mushrooming has made the following articles available to the SSMC for download. Enjoy 


SSMC Lending Library


The SSMC library includes a collection of books, magazines and DVDs covering many aspects of mushrooming. Most items may be checked out by club members during the monthly meetings.  


Many items in the library were donated by club members, please let us know if you have books or other materials that you would like to donate.  Also let us know if you have suggestions for items that we should add to our library. 


The SSMC library currently includes the following materials:




Mushrooms Demystified

Arora, David

All That the Rain Promises

Arora, David

Musings of a Mushroom Hunter; A Natural History of Foraging

Benjamin, Denis

Mushrooms, Poisons and Panaceas; A Handbook for Naturalists, Mycologists and Physicians

Benjamin, Denis

Tricholomas of North America; A Mushroom Field Guide

Bessette, Alan E., Bessette, Arleen R., Roody, William C. and Trudell, Steven A.

Mycophilia: Revelations from the Weird World of Mushrooms

Bone, Eugenia

Fat of the Land; Adventures of a 21st Century Forager

Cook, Langdon

Mushroom Hunteres, The; On the Trail of an Underground America

Cook, Langdon

Joe's Book of Mushroom Cookery

Czarnecki, Jack

Field Guide to Mushrooms of Western North America

Davis, R. Michael, Sommer, Robert, and Menge, John A.

Wild About Mushrooms

Freedman, Louise, Mycological Society of San Francisco

Mushroom Trail Guide, The

Glick, Phyllis G.

The Meandering Mushroomer

Graham, Dick

Taming the Truffle: The History, Lore and Science of the Ultimate Mushroom

Hall, Ian R., Brown, Gordon T., Zambonelli, Alessandra

The Art of Cooking Morels

Johnston, Ruth Mossok and Johnston David McCall

Deerholme Mushroom Book, The; From Foraging to Feasting

Jones, Bill

The Practical Mushroom Encyclopedia; Identifying, Picking and Cooking with Mushrooms

Jordan, Peter and Wheeler, Steven

Edible Wild Plants; Wild Foods from Dirt to Plate

Kallas, John

100 Edible Mushrooms

Kuo, Michael


Kuo, Michael

100 Cool Mushrooms

Kuo, Michael and Methven, Andy

The Complete Mushroom Hunter: An Illustrated Guide to Finding, Harvesting, and Enjoying Wild Mushrooms

Lincoff, Gary

Joy of Foraging, The; Gary Lincoff's Illustrated Guide to Finding, Harvesting, and Enjoying a World of Wild Food

Lincoff, Gary

National Audubon Society Field Guide to North American Mushrooms

Lincoff, Gary H.

Treasures from the Kingdom of Fungi; Featuring photographs of mushrooms and other fungi from around the world

Lockwood, Taylor L.

Trees, Truffles, and Beasts; How Forests Function

Maser, Chris, Claridge, Andrew W., and Trappe, James M.

Mushrooms of North America

Miller, Orson K., Jr.

Mushrooms of North America

Miller, Orson K., Jr.

North American Mushrooms; A Field Guide to Edible and Inedible Fungi

Miller, Orson K., Jr., and Miller, Hope H.


Money, Nicholas P.

Kingdom of Fungi, The

Petersen, Jens H.

Plants of the Pacific Northwest Coast: Washington, Oregon, British Columbia and Alaska (Revised)

Pojar, Jim and MacKinnon, Andy

Wild Mushroom Recipes

Puget Sound Mycological Society

Mushrooms for Color

Rice, Miriam and Beebee, Dorothy

Fungal Pharmacy, The; The Complete Guide to Medicinal Mushrooms and Lichens of North America

Rogers, Robert

In the Company of Mushrooms; A Biologist's Tale

Schaechter, Elio

Mushrooming Without Fear; The Beginner's Guide to Collecting Safe and Delicious Mushrooms

Schwab, Andrew

Mycelium Running: How Mushrooms Can Help Save the World

Stamets, Paul

Mushrooms and Other Fungi of Land Between the Lakes

Tennessee Valley Authority

Color Treasury of Mushrooms and Toadstools; How to Find and Identify Them

Tosco, Uberto and Fanelli, Annalaura

Field Guide to North American Truffles

Trappe, Matt, Evans, Frank and Trappe, James

Mushrooms of the Pacific Northwest

Trudell, Steve and Ammirati, Joe

Mushrooms of Idaho and the Pacific Northwest; Volume 1, Discomycetes

Tylutki, Edmund E.

Field Guide to Mushrooms of the Pacific Northwest

Winkler, Daniel

Radical Mycology; An SLF Primer


Mushrooms; Eyewitness Handbook





 Issues in Library

McIlvaninea; Journal of American Amateur Mycology

Vol. 1, No. 1 (Jan 1972); Vol. 10, No. 1 ((1991); Vol. 10, No. 2 (1992); Vol. 11, No. 1 (1993); Vol 11, No. 2 (1994); Vol. 14, No. 2 (2000)


Vol. 1, No. 1 (Spring 2008); Vol. 1, No. 2 (Summer 2008); Vol. 1, No. 3 (Fall 2008); Vol. 2, No. 1 ) Spring 2009; Vol. 2, No. 2 (2009); Vol. 2, No. 3 (Summer 2009); Vol. 2, No. 4 (Fall 2009), Current Issue and recent.

Mushroom; The Journal of Wild Mushrooming

Most issues since 1996, through Summer 2010, Current Issue and recent.


 DVDs and Videos


The Curios Morel Mushroom Cooking Video; With North America's Number One Morel Expert

Lonik, Larry "Tree"

Slime Molds; Part I - Life Cycle; Part II - Collection; Part III - Identification


Know Your Mushrooms

Mann, Ron

Mushrooms of America

Lockwood, Taylor F.

The Mushroom Identification Trilogy

Lockwood, Taylor F.

Chantrelles, Bolletes, …

Berg, Michael Dr.