A guide to information at the Elmhurst Public Library
- Amazing Animals of the World (J Ref 591 Ama)
- The Grolier Illustrated Encyclopedia of Animals (J Ref 591 Gro)
- International Wildlife Encyclopedia (J Ref 591 Int)
Books on African animals, available for checkout, can be found under the Dewey Decimal call number J 591.96. Each individual animal has its own call number, for example:
To find books on individual animals, do a keyword search on the Library’s catalog, or ask a librarian to help you.
- Amazing Animals Nearly 1,200 articles on all kinds of animals, complete with information, photographs and Web links.
- World Book Encyclopedia More than 25,000 encyclopedia articles for students from grades 4 through 12.
- Lands and Peoples Lands and Peoples is published by Scholastic Library Publishing, Inc., from the Lands and Peoples database, a 1.1-million-word repository of text and images maintained by the encyclopedia’s editorial and technical staffs.