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Veterinary Medicine : A Research Guide
Nola receives medical attention at the San Diego Zoo Safari Park. A nasal swab sample is taken from the northern white rhinoceros. © San Diego Zoo San Diego Zoo Wildlife Alliance. All rights reserved.
Welcome! This is a guide to finding veterinary and biomedical information, online and at the San Diego Zoo Wildlife Alliance Library. Use the tabs above to explore specific topics: general information, anesthesia/restraint, apps, bites/stings/envenomation, diagnosis, diseases, literature/databases, nutrition, organizations, pharmacology, toxic plants, zoos.
Disclaimer: This site is maintained by the SDZWA Library for the use of San Diego Zoo San Diego Zoo Wildlife Alliance staff and volunteers. Although we make every attempt to provide accurate information, some of the resources and links may become outdated.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.
Veterinary & Allied Organizations
SDZWA Research Guides
Guide to finding animal information online and at the San Diego Zoo Wildlife Alliance Library
Guide to finding animal welfare, training, and enrichment information, online and at the San Diego Zoo Wildlife Alliance Library.
Guide to finding conservation information, online and at the San Diego Zoo Wildlife Alliance Library
Guide to finding plant, plant conservation, and botanical garden information, online and at the San Diego Zoo Wildlife Alliance Library
Guide to finding veterinary and biomedical information, online and at the San Diego Zoo Wildlife Alliance Library
Zoos & Aquariums
Guide to zoo & aquarium information, online and at the San Diego Zoo Wildlife Alliance; natural history museum links
SDZWA Library Links
Home page, San Diego Zoo Wildlife Alliance Library
SDZWA Library's online public-access catalog - SDZWA team members may request books for delivery via interoffice mail
Journals available to team members through the SDZWA Library - search contents, view library holdings, access full text
Article databases available through the SDZWA Library; journal information
Portal to the SDZWA Library's detailed, fully referenced animal fact sheets
Priority Species Information
Custom literature searches and fact sheets for current priority species — for SDZWA team members, onsite access only
SDZWA Research Publications
Peer reviewed and scientific works by San Diego Zoo Wildlife Alliance staff.
Portal to the SDZWA Library's research guides: Animals, Animal Welfare, Conservation, Plants, Reference, Veterinary Medicine, Zoos & Aquariums
Email the librarians at firstname.lastname@example.org