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Tiger. Photo from U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, Division of International Conservation Web site.

GOVERNMENT

National Museum of Natural History, Smithsonian Institution. Research and Collections
    http://www.mnh.si.edu/rc/
    Information on the Museum's research and collections with links to related sites.

Science.gov: Animals, Plants, and Other Organisms
     http://www.science.gov/browse/w_115A.htm
     List of government resources for Animals, Plants And Other Organisms

Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History: Division of Mammals- Databases
     http://vertebrates.si.edu/mammals/mammals_databases.html
     Links to Smithsonian Institution websites related to mammals such as museum collection records, mammal species of the world, mammalogists, and north american mammals.

NON-GOVERNMENT

American Museum of Natural History: Scientific Publications
     http://digitallibrary.amnh.org/dspace/
     AMNH scientific publications disseminate the results of laboratory investigations and fieldwork conducted by museum scientists and their colleagues in the areas of zoological systematics, paleontology, geology, evolution, and anthropology

Animal Diversity Web
    http://animaldiversity.ummz.umich.edu/
    Images, texts, and sounds for educational use.

Biology Browser
   http://www.biologybrowser.org/
   Produced by BIOSIS, this site offers free resources and useful links for life sciences information.

Colorado State University Libraries: Warren and Genevieve Garst Photograph Collection
     http://lib.colostate.edu/wildlife/index.html
     Take a wildlife photo safari in this digital collection of animal photographs and information from the Warren and Genevieve Garst Photograph Collection.

Curiosities of Biological Nomenclature
     http://www.curioustaxonomy.net/
     "Scientific names of organisms are not usually known for their entertainment value. They are indispensable for clarity in communication, but most people skip over them with barely a glance. Here I collect those names that are worth a second look."

Hinterland Who's Who: Wildlife in Canada
     http://www.hww.ca/index_e.asp

University of Pennsylvania: Online Books Page- Zoology
     http://onlinebooks.library.upenn.edu/webbin/book/browse?type=lcsubc&key=Zoology
     Online Books Page is a website that facilitates access to books that are freely readable over the Internet. Most the books listed are in the public domain or special permission has been granted to provide the book online.

Yahoo! Science > Biology > Zoology
    http://www.yahoo.co.uk/Science/Biology/Zoology/
    Links to thousands of websites, organized by categories such as Animals, Insects, and Pets; Herpetology; Institutes; Nomenclature; and Zoos.

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