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Zoology: Home

Select print and online resources on animals and animal behavior in support of the Zoology 1 course.

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Zoology Research Guide

This is a general guide for students interested in locating information related to animals and animal behavior using library resources available at LPC. It is also intended as an aide for students enrolled in Zoology 1 doing their ethology project. You'll find suggestions for locating reference sources, books, periodical articles, audiovisual materials, and web resources.

Please contact a reference librarian if you need further assistance. 

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