Trillium erectum herbarium specimen (IMAGE) Botanical Society of America Caption Scientists can use DNA preserved in herbarium specimens, like this red trillium (<i>Trillium erectum</i>) collected almost 100 years ago in Tennessee, to unravel the genetic structure of populations long since vanished and determine which species are most in need of conservation. Credit Photo courtesy of the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga Herbarium Usage Restrictions Please cite the article: Powell, C., A. Krakowiak, R. Fuller, E. Rylander, E. Gillespie, S. Krosnick, B. Ruhfel, et al. 2021. Estimating herbarium specimen digitization rates: Accounting for human experience. <i>Applications in Plant Sciences</i> 9(4): e11410. https://doi.org/10.1002/aps3.11410 Articles and materials published in <i>Applications in Plant Sciences</i> are licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution license (CC-BY-NC). License Licensed content Disclaimer: AAAS and EurekAlert! are not responsible for the accuracy of news releases posted to EurekAlert! by contributing institutions or for the use of any information through the EurekAlert system.