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Animal Care Research

Hull University Library (for students on courses validated by Hull University NOTE: Hull does NOT offer access to online resources)

Books Relevant to Your Course

Books in Barnsley College libraries are shelved in a carefully selected order which aims to place books on similar subjects together using Dewey Decimal Classification:


Robert Gordon University

Here is a list of where to start looking for the books on the library shelf for animal care. To identify specific titles or find other subject areas on the shelves use Heritage, our catalogue.

378.170281 or 371.3 How to succeed at university
576 Genetics
577 Ecology
591.5 Animal behaviour
630 Agriculture
632 Plant diseases and pests
635 Horticulture
636 Animal Care
636.0889 Zoo animals
650.14 Career development
658 Business environment
808.066 Academic writing

Tip: To restrict your search on Heritage to a book at Wigfield, try adding ‘land based industries’ to your search.

Online Library Collections Relevant to Your Course

OpenAthens lists all the online databases for courses at Barnsley College. For animal care you might like to start by ticking the boxes in front of the resources shown below to add them to your Favourites. Start searching by clicking on the database name. Descriptions under each database name give you key information on what it covers and how to make the most of this resource.

OpenAthens for books

Dawson Books eBook Central

OpenAthens for articles

Environment Complete Springer Journals Taylor and Francis Online

These databases contain a wide range of academic sources. If you are not finding the information you want, learn more about searching online. Help pages will also be available within each database, or ask a librarian helibrary@barnsley.ac.uk.

Print Journals Relevant to Your Course

Online is the best way to search and find articles for your research, but you can also look at selected journals at Wigfield. Some of the Wigfield journals can be borrowed. Hover over the images below to find out more:

Animal Welfare and Animal Behaviour can be borrowed. Veterinary Nursing Journal is also kept at Wigfield with some articles available online via OpenAthens and Taylor and Francis database

 

Websites relevant to your course

Defra

Farminguk

BIAZA (British and Irish Association of Zoos and Aquarium)

BSAVA (British Small Animal Veterinary Association)

Animal Jobs Direct

Animal Science Database (CABI) – Huge database of articles. You will generally only have access to brief details but if you are looking for something very specific you might find the details for an inter Library Loan request here.

For further help contact: helibrary@barnsley.ac.uk

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