Reference Collection books with links to the library catalog record.
Birds of North America
Comprehensive life histories for each of the 716+ species of birds breeding in the USA (including Hawaii) and Canada.
The classic general encyclopedia, a good starting point for all kinds of research. Includes a thesaurus and links to BBC and NYT for current news.
Dictionary of Environment and Conservation
Includes social aspects; treaties, organisations, and agencies relating to the environment, biographies of key figures. Sustainable development; biodiversity; conservation; environmental ethics, philosophy, and history; resource management; sociology; and policy on the environment.
Encyclopedia of Animal Behavior
Covers communication, learning, sexual selection, navigation, and the history of the field; also emerging topics in cognition, animal welfare, conservation, and applications of animal behavior.
Grzimek's Animal Life Encyclopedia
Online version of the illustrated zoology encyclopedia. Includes insects and microflora. Current.