Animals in Captivity
More books and videos about animals in captivity can be found using the Library's
||MEDIA SF 408.6 K 54 B 53 2013
|Cloning Wild Life: Zoos, Captivity, and the Future of Endangered Animals
|Death at SeaWorld: Shamu and the Dark Side of Killer Whales in Captivity
||QL 737. C 432 K 577 2012
|Dictionary of Animal Behavior
|Encyclopedia of the World's Zoos
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|Hope for Animals and Their World: How Endangered Species are Being Rescued from the
||QH 75. G 636 2009
|Life at the Zoo: Behind the Scenes with the Animal Doctors
||QL 76. R 64 2004
|One Lucky Elephant [DVD]
||MEDIA SF 408.6 E 44 O 54 2012
|Politics of Zoos: Exotic Animals and Their Protectors
||QL 76.5 U 6 D 66 2006
|Savages and Beasts: The Birth of the Modern Zoo
||QL 76.5 G 3 R 68 2002
|Zoo: A History of Zoological Gardens in the West
||QL 76. B 3713 2002
|Zoo Story: Life in the Garden of Captives
||QL 76.5 U 62 T 36 2010
|Zooland: The Institution of Captivity
||QL 76.5 N 7 B 73 2012
Journal ArticlesAcademic Search Premier
This multidisciplinary database is a great place to begin a search on any topic in
zoology, from animal behavior to zoogeography.
This journal publisher provides access to high quality scholarly (peer-reviewed) articles
in the sciences, focusing primarily on biology and zoology.
Created by Nature Publishing, this database provides access to preprints of academic
papers in genetics, biology, microbiology, and more.
ScienceDirect Life and Health Sciences
This database gives you access to thousands of articles by scholars in all the life
Web ResourcesAnimals in Captivity Research Guide
Created by librarians at Westchester Community College (SUNY), this guide offers a
list of selected articles and online sources to find more information about animal
captivity. It also includes links to other research guides on related topics.
Captive Creatures: Zoos and Aquariums
This article by the National Humane Education Society offers a great overview of the
issues involved with animals in captivity. It also covers some of the relevant laws
in the United States that protect animal welfare.
Global Federation of Animal Sanctuaries
The GFAS are a group of animal welfare organizations, zoos, animal conservation programs,
and related agencies that offer accreditation to zoos and animal sanctuaries. They
are an important source of information about the laws and regulations that govern
zoos and sanctuaries.