Works by Gilbert
"The majority of the 132 papers issued from Rothamsted between 1843 and 1901 appeared under the joint names of Lawes and Gilbert."—Bottomley (1914).
Works about Gilbert
- Voelcker, J. A. (1902), In Memoriam Sir Joseph Henry Gilbert 1817-1901.
- Bottomley, William Beecroft (1914), "Sir Joseph Henry Gilbert 1817—1901" in Oliver, Francis Wall (ed.), Makers of British botany.
- “Gilbert, Sir Joseph Henry” in Encyclopædia Britannica, (11th ed.), 1911
- The Times (1901), Death of Sir Henry Gilbert