A selection of animal welfare information resources at the San Diego Zoo Global Library and online.
The titles on this page are linked to the SDZG Library's journal list, with information on holdings and online access. SDZG staff may contact us to request articles from publications without direct access.
We welcome suggestions for updates or new resources! Please contact us by email.
- Animal Welfare Research Update
Monthly eNewsletter from the San Diego Zoo Global Library lists recent titles of scholarly articles from top journals in the field of animal welfare.
- ANZCCART News
Newsletter of the Australian and New Zealand Council for the Care of Animals in Research and Teaching Ltd. ANZCCART addresses scientific, ethical, and social issues associated with the use of animals for research and teaching.
- SCAW Newsletter
Newsletter published by the The Scientists Center for Animal Welfare. SCAW is composed of research professionals dedicated to balancing animal welfare and excellence in basic and applied scientific inquiry.
- AWI Quarterly
Quarterly magazine of the Animal Welfare Institute. AWI works to alleviate the suffering inflicted on animals by people and to minimize the impacts of all human actions detrimental to endangered species.
- The Shape of Enrichment
Quarterly magazine featuring environmental enrichment ideas for animals. Its non-technical format is geared toward zoo keepers, animal care technicians, and others directly involved in animal care.
- AWIC Bulletin
The Animal Welfare Information Center (AWIC) is part of the U.S. Department of Agriculture's (USDA) National Agricultural Library. The Bulletin provides information on animal welfare to investigators, technicians, administrators, exhibitors, and the public.
SDZG staff can find a variety of useful resources in the Animal Welfare and Enrichment pages on SDZG's intranet portal, the Insider. Note: access is restricted to networked computers.