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Zoos, aquariums — directories and print and online information sources; contact information for selected natural history museums and conservation organizations.
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Zoos & Aquariums : A Research Guide

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What can I find in this guide? Recommended print and online sources for information about zoos and aquariums: directories, websites, history, design, interpretation, education, management, husbandry, philosophy, roles. Websites and contact information for selected conservation organizations and natural history museums.

Disclaimer: This site is created and maintained by SDZG Library staff. Although we make every attempt to provide accurate information, some of the resources and links may become outdated. If you have suggestions for updates or additional resources, we welcome your feedback.


Reference Books

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Encyclopedia of the World's Zoos - Catharine Bell (editor)
Call Number: QL76 .E53 2001
ISBN: 1579581749
Publication Date: 2001
A reference work providing description, history, analysis and information on every aspect of the zoo world. The encyclopaedia is international in scope and is composed of some 500 illustrated entries. More than 150 zoos are profiled, as are the zoo-related histories of 100 animals traditionally exhibited in zoos and those most affected by zoo conservation and breeding efforts. Other entries cover influential individuals in the zoo world; institutional topics such as zoo design, structure, science, and methodology; and important issues affecting zoos, such as ethics, education and conservation.

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