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Primate Behavior and Ecology

This guide is intended as a research tool for fast and easy retrieval of effective subject resources.

Books in the Primate Behavior and Ecology Library, Dean Hall

There is a comprehensive collection of lendable books, journals, and journal articles housed in the PBE Library, Dean Hall, Room 204. These materials are composed of departmental acquisitions and private collections. Access and circulation can be arranged through either Dr. Lori K. Sheeran (, program director, or Ms. Penelope Anderson (, secretary senior, Anthropology Department.


Databases and Journals

The following journals are available at Brooks Library and have been recommended by your instructor. Use the Periodical A-Z option on the OneSearch header to directly access these journals.

  • American Journal of Physical Anthropology
  • American Journal of Primatology
  • Behavioral Ecology
  • Folia Primatologica
  • International Journal of Primatology
  • Nature
  • Physiological Zoology
  • Primates
  • Primate Conservation
  • Wildlife Monographs

Subject Section Call numbers:

  • SF 1-100 - Animal Culture
  • QL - Zoology
  • QL41 - QL58 -- Zoology - research

Subject Headings (can search for these subjects in OneSearch):

  • Animals
  • Animal Behavior
  • Animal communication
  • Apes
  • Chimpanzees
  • Mammals
  • Primates
  • Primates as laboratory animals
  • Social behavior in animals

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A sampling of books available at Brooks Library

Note the call numbers for the following recommended books. Additional books with similar subject matter will be located on the shelves nearby.