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All students and faculty on the University of Wyoming campus are welcome to check out books for one month at a time.  Contact Brenna Wanous Marsicek (307-766-6240, brenna.marsicek@uwyo.edu) with questions regarding borrowing books from this library.

We happily accept donations of contemporary ecology- and biodiversity-related books.  Contact Brenna for more information.



Library Inventory: (alphabetical order by title)
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Abrupt Climate Change
    U.S. Climate Change Science Program
    2008

Alternatives to Deforestation: Steps Toward Sustainable Use of the Amazon Rain Forest
    
Edited by Anthony B. Anderson
     1990

Amazonian Rain Forests
     Edited by Carl F. Jordan
     1987
 
Animal Physiology: Adaptation and Environment
    Knut Schmidt-Nielsen
    1976

The Ants
   
Bert Holldobler and Edward O. Wilson
    1990

The Biology of Populations
   
Robert H. MacArthur and Joseph H. Connell
    1966

Biophilia
   
Edward O. Wilson
    1984

The Biophilia Hypothesis
   
Edited by Stephen R. Kellert and Edward O. Wilson
    1993

Biotic Feedbacks in the Global Climatic System
    Edited by George Woodwell and Fred Mackenzie
    1995
 
The Blackwell Guide to Epistemology
 
    Edited by John Greco and Ernest Sosa
     1999

Building Models for Conservation and Wildlife Management
    A.M. Starfield, A.L. Bleloch
    1985
 
The Changing Mile Revisited: An Ecological Study of Vegetation Change with Time in the Lower Mile of an Arid and Semiarid Region
    Raymond M. Turner, Robert H. Webb, Janice E. Bowers and James Rodney Hastings
    2003
 
The Changing Prairie: North American Grasslands
    Edited by Anthony Joern and Kathleen H. Keeler
    1995
 
Charles Darwin: The Power of Place
   
Janet Browne
    2002

Coevolution
    Edited by Douglas Futuyma and Montgomery Slatkin
    1983
 
The Coevolutionary Process
    John Thompson
    1994
 
Common Marsh, Underwater and Floating-leaved Plants of the United States and Canada
    Neil Hotchkiss
    1972

Conservation Biology for the coming decade
     Edited by Peggy L. Fiedler and Peter M. Kareiva
     1998

Conservation of Biological Resources
    
E.J. Milner-Gulland and Ruth Mace
     1998

Corridor Ecology: The Science and Practice of Linking Landscapes for Biodiversity Conservation
    Jodi A. Hilty, William Z. Lidicker Jr., Adina M. Merenlender
    2006
 
Designing Field Studies for Biodiversity Conservation
     Peter Feinsinger
     2001

The Diversity of Life
   
Edward O. Wilson
    1992

Dynamics of Nutrient Cycling and Food Webs
     D. L. DeAngelis
     1992

The Earth Encompassed: A history of the environmental sciences
    Peter J. Bowler
    1992

Ecological Stoichiometry
 
Ecological Studies of the American Marten  (Dissertation)
    Jonathan N. Pauli, Program in Ecology
    2010
 
Ecology: Individuals, Populations and Communities
    Michael Begon, John L. Harper, Colin R. Townsend
    1990
 
Ecology and Field Biology
    Robert L. Smith
    1966

The Ecology of a Salt Marsh
    Edited by L.R. Pomeroy and R.G. Wiegert
    1981

The Ecology of Animals
    Charles Elton
    1966

Ecology of Inland Waters and Estuaries
    George K. Reid
    1961

Ecosystem Experiments, Scope 45
    Edited by Harold A. Mooney, Ernesto Medina, David W. Schindler, Ernst-Detlef Schulze andn Brian H. Walker
    1991
 
Ecosystem Modeling in Theory and Practice: an Introduction with Case Histories
    Edited by Charles A.S. Hall and John W. Day Jr.
    1977
 
Energy Development and Recovery in South Central Wyoming: soils, vegetation, and productivity (Dissertation)
     Otgonsuren Avirmed, Program in Ecology
     2013

Essay on the Geography of Plants
    Alexander Von Humboldt and Aime Bonpland
    2009

Estimating the Strength of Consumptive and Nonconsumptive Interactions Between Trout and Mayflies
(Dissertation)
    Benjamin J. Koch, Program in Ecology
    2011

Evolution in Health and Disease
   
Stephen C. Stearns
    1999

The evolution of landscape structure: Eco-evolutionary dynamics drive spatial variation in serotiny in lodgepole pine (Dissertation)
     Matthew V. Talluto, Program in Ecology
     2013

The Evolution of Life Histories
   
Stephen C. Stearns
    1993

Evolutionary Analysis
   
Scott Freeman and Jon C. Herron
    2004

The Evolutionary Biology of Plants
   
Karl J. Niklas
    1997

Excellence in Ecology: Ecology-Potentials and Limitations (#1)

    Tom Fenchel, Edited by O. Kinne
    1987
 
Excellence in Ecology: The Challenges of Biodiversity Science (#17)
    Michel Loreau, Edited by O. Kinne
    2010
 
Exploitation of Environmental Heterogeneity by Plants: Ecophysiological Processes Above- and Belowground
    Edited by Martyn M. Caldwell and Robert W. Pearcy
    1994
 
Fluxes and Controls of the Contribution of N2-fixation to the N budget in Streams (Dissertation)
    Lisa A. Kunza, Program in Ecology
    2012

The Forgotten Pollinators
   
Stephen L. Buchmann and Gary Paul Nabhan
    1996

Foundations of Ecology: Classic Papers with Commentaries
    Edited by Leslie A. Real and James H. Brown
    1991

The Future of Life
   
Edward O. Wilson
    2002

Designing Field Studies for Biodiversity Conservation
    Peter Feinsinger
    2001
 
Don't be Such a Scientist: Talking Substance in an Age of Style
    Randy Olson
    2009

The Impact of Wildland Fire and Fire Mitigation on Forest Carbon Storage
(Dissertation)
    Sara H. Brown, Program in Ecology
    2011
 
Frugivory and Seed Dispersal: Ecological and Evolutionary Aspects
   
Edited by T.H. Fleming and A. Estrada
    1993

The Functional Consequences of Biodiversity: Emperical Progress and Theoretical Extensions
    Edited by Ann P. Kinzig, Stephen W. Pacala, David Tilman
    2001
 
Genes, Mind and Culture: The Coevolution Process
   
Charles J. Lumsden and Edward O. Wilson
    1981

The Genetics of Adaptation and Speciation in Populations
(Dissertation)
    Zachariah Gompert, Program in Ecology
    2012

Geoecology: An Evolutionary Approach
    Richard John Huggett
    1995
 
The Geographic Mosaic of Coevolution
   
John N. Thompson
    2005

Geomorphology from Space: A Global Overview of Regional Landforms
    Edited by Nicholas M. Short and Robert W. Blair Jr.
    1986

Geosystems: An Introduction to Physical Geography
     Robert W. Christopherson
     1995
 
Getting What You Came For: The Smart Student's Guide to Earning a Master's or Ph.D.
    Robert L. Peters
    1997

Global Climates since the Last Glacial Maximum
    Edited by H.E. Wright Jr., J.E. Kutzbach, T. Webb III, W.F. Ruddiman, F.A. Street-Perrott and P.J. Bartlein
    1993
 
The Greenhouse Effect: Climatic Change and Ecosystems
    Edited by Bolin Warrick and Doos Jager
    1986
 
The Handbook of Biodiversity Methods: Survey, Evaluation and Monitoring
    Edited by David Hill, Matthew Fasham, Graham Tucker, Michael Shewry and Philip Shaw
    2005
 
Hen's Teeth and Horse's Toes: Further Reflections in Natural History
    Stephen Jay Gould
    1983

Holistic Resource Management
    Allan Savory
    1988
 
Home Land: Ranching and a West That Works
    Edited by Laura Prichett, Richard L. Knight and Jeff Lee
    2007
 
Host-Plant Selection by Phytophagous Insects
   
E.A. Bernays and R.F. Chapman
    1994

How to Do Ecology: A Concise Handbook
   
Richard Karban and Mikaela Huntzinger
    2006

The Impact of nonnative species on river otters and aquatic-terrestrial linkages in Yellowstone National Park
(Dissertation)
    Jamie R. Crait, Program in Ecology
    2013

The Influence of large carnivore recovery and summer conditions on the migratory elk of Wyoming's Absaroka Mountains (Dissertation)
    Arthur Middleton, Program in Ecology
    2012

The Interaction among pumas, wild camelids and grasses in the high plateaus of the Andes, Argentina
(Dissertation)
    Emiliano Donadio, Program in Ecology
    2012

Journey to the Ants: A story of Scientific Exploration
   
Bert Holldobler and Edward O. Wilson
    1994

Landscape Ecology: Theory and Application
    Zev Naveh and Arthur S. Lieberman
    1984
 
Landscape Ecology in Theory and Practice: Pattern and Processes (2 copies)
    Monica G. Turner, Robert H. Gardner, Robert V. O'Neill
    2001
 
Landscape Reconstruction and Analysis of Historical Structure and Disturbances in Dry Western Forests Using General Land Office Survey Data (Dissertation)
    Mark A. Williams, Program in Ecology
    2010

Life: The Science of Biology
   
William K. Purves, David Sadava, Gordon H. Orians and H. Craig Heller
    2001

Modeling the Earth System
    Edited by Dennis Ojima
    1990

Mountains and Plains: The ecology of Wyoming landscapes
    Dennis H. Knight
    1994

Mycorrhizas in Ecosystems
    Edited by D.J. Reed, D.H. Lewis, A.H. Fitter, I.J. Alexander
    1992

Natural History: The Ultimate Visual Guide to Everything on Earth
    Smithsonian Institute
    2010

Naturalist
   
Edward O. Wilson
    1994

On Being a Scientist: A Guide to Responsible Conduct in Research
    National Academy of Sciences, National Academy of Engineering and Institute of Medicine
    2009

Paleobiology of the Invertebrates: Data Retrieval from the Fossil Record
    Paul Tasch
    1980

Patterns and Drivers of Carbon Cycling in Streams and Rivers (Dissertation)
    Erin R. Hotchkiss
    2013

Physiological Ecology: How Animals Process Energy, Nutrients and Toxins
    William H. Karasov and Carlos Martinez del Rio
    2007

Plant and Animal Geography
    Marion I. Newbigin
    1948

Plant and Animal Populations: Methods in Demography
   
Thomas A. Ebert
    1999

Plant-Induced Soil Changes: Processes and Feedbacks
    Nico van Breeman
    1998

Population Ecology: A Unified Study of Plants and Animals
   
Michael Begon, Martin Mortimer, David J. Thompson
    1996

Postfire Species Shifts, and the Growth and Regeneration of Western Red Cedar (Thuja picata), a Range Margin Species, in Glacier National Park, Montana (Dissertation)
    David A. McKenzie, Program in Ecology
    2012

A Primer on Natural Resource Science
    
Fred S. Guthery
     2008

Ranching West of the 100th Meridian: Culture, Ecology and Economics
    Edited by Richard L. Knight, Wendell C. Gilgert and Ed Marston
    2002

Ready, Set, Science: Putting Research to Work in K-8 Science Classrooms
    Sarah Michaels, Andrew W. Shouse, Heidi A. Schweingruber
    2008

Restoring Diversity: Strategies for Reintroduction of Endangered Plants
    Edited by Donald A. Falk, Constance I. Millar and Margaret Olwell
    1996

Road Ecology: Science and Solutions
    Richard T.T. Forman, Daniel Sperling, John A. Bissonette, Anthony P. Clevenger, Darol D. Cutshall, Virginia H. Dale, Lenore Fahrig, Robert France,
        Charles R. Goldman, Kevin Heanue, Julia A. Jones, Frederick J. Swanson, Thomas Turrentine, Thomas C. Winter
    2003

Scientific Method for Ecological Research
    E. David Ford
    2000

The Selfish Gene
    Richard Dawkins
    1977

Sociobiology
   
Edward O. Wilson
    1980

Soil amino acids and plant use in a semiarid grassland exposed to elevated atmospheric CO2 and warming (Dissertation)
    Janet Chen, Program in Ecology
    2013

Soil Processes and the Carbon Cycle
    Edited by Rattan Lal, John M. Kimble, Ronald F. Follett and Bobby A. Stewart
    1998

Sources, fates and export of organic carbon in the Colorado River Basin (Dissertation)
    Amber J. Ulseth, Program in Ecology
    2012

Spatial and Temporal Controls on Population and Flux Processes in Steppe Ecosystems (Dissertation)
    Kusum Naithani, Program in Ecology
    2009

Spatial and Temporal Patterns of Tree Migration: An Integrated Study of Ponderosa Pine Colonization and Expansion (Dissertation)
    Mark R. Lesser, Program in Ecology
    2011

Spatial and Temporal Variability of Tree Transpiration and its Drivers Along a Soil Drainage Gradient in the Boreal Black Spruce Forest (Dissertation)
    Julia L. Angstmann, Program in Ecology
    2009

Species Diversity in Ecological Communities
    Robert E. Ricklefs and Dolph Schluter
    1993

Species Diversity in Space and Time
   
Michael L. Rosenzweig
    1995

Survival Skills for Scientists
    Federico Rosei and Tudor Johnston
    2007

The Structure of Scientific Revolutions
    Thomas S. Kuhn
    1960

Systems Analysis and Simulation in Wildlife and Fisheries Science
    William E. Grant
    1986

Taking Science to School: Learning and Teaching Science in Grades K-8
    Edited by Richard A. Duschl, Heidi A. Scweingruber and Andrew W. Shouse
    2007

Techniques for Pollination Biologists
   
Carol Ann Kearns and David William Inouye
    1993

Temporal Variations in Riverine Fish Habitat and the Potential Responses of Fish (Dissertation)

    Eriek Hansen, Program in Ecology
    2013

Textbook of Limnology
    Gerald A. Cole
    1975

The Theory of Evolution
    John Maynard Smith
    1975

Tomorrow's Professor: Preparing for Academic Careers in Science and Engineering
   
Richard M. Reis
    1997

Toxic Plants of North America
    George E. Burrows and Ronald J. Tyrl
    2001

The Travels of William Bartram
    
Edited by Francis Harper
     1958

Understanding by Design
    Grant Wiggins and Jay McTighe
    2005

Understanding by Design Professional Development Workbook
    Jay McTighe and Grant Wiggins
    2004

Vertebrates, Phylogeny, and Philosophy
    Edited by Kathryn M. Flanagan and Jason A. Lillegraven
    1986

Wildlife Field Research and Conservation Training Manual
     Alan Rabinowitz
     1993

Winter soil respiration in southeast Wyoming (Dissertation)
     Colin Tucker, Program in Ecology
     2013

WorldMinds: Geographical Perspectives on 100 Problems
     Edited by Donald G. Janelle, Barney Warf and Kathy Hansen
     2004

Wyoming Climate Atlas
    Brooks E. Martner
     1986

Wyoming Shrubland Ecology
    Herbert G. Fisser   
    1987


DVDs available for checkout (alphabetical by title)
**DVD checkouts are limited to a one-week period**

A los pies de Canaima (Deep into Canaima)
   25 minutes
    In Spanish with English subtitles

Ecogeeks: Science Video Podcasts
    45 minutes
    2007

eField Wyoming: Flora, Fauna and Landscape
    5 hours
    2010

Flock of Dodos: The Evolution-Intelligent Design Circus
   
DVD
    2006

Green Fire: Aldo Leopold and a Land Ethic for Our Time

    73 minutes
    2011

Hooked on Galapagos Birds
    57 minutes
    2006

Insect (Eyewitness DVD)
    62 minutes
    2006

Life in the Undergrowth
    250 minutes
    2005

Natural Security

    62 minutes
    2006

Plant (Eyewitness DVD)
    62 minutes
    2006

So Many Feathers: Bird Watching Without Binoculars!  From Feeder to Field

    60 minutes

Sumakta Takik Wiwakuna
    28 minutes
    In Spanish

Waylla Paktari

    45 minutes
    In Spanish