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MHS Library | Biology


 The Encyclopedia of Life


"The World Association of Zoos and Aquariums (WAZA) is the global alliance of regional associations, national federations, zoos and aquariums, dedicated to the care and conservation of animals and their habitats around the world."

Marine Biology

"Since 1998, The MarineBio Conservation Society (MarineBio) has been a nonprofit volunteer marine conservation and science education group working online together to educate the world about ocean life, marine biology, marine conservation, and to provide a sea ethic that we should all attempt to follow."

Access to a list of journals, videos, links to research toolsphoto galleries and a marine life database.

Learn a whole Marine Biology degree's worth of content with free videos, readings and more. If the MOOC is not running, the resources are freely available.

Our Planet

Videos and resources from the TV series now streaming on Netflix. Explore information by habitat or download useful resources.


"Avibase is an extensive database information system about all birds of the world, containing over 55 million records about 10,000 species and 22,000 subspecies of birds, including distribution information for 20,000 regions, taxonomy, synonyms in several languages and more."



"The Amphibian Research Centre was established as a centre dedicated to research and conservation of Australia's unique frogs. They provide expertise in all areas of frog knowledge including captive breeding and research and education."