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Encyclopedia of Animals
The complete text of EBSCO's Encyclopedia of Animals available in a searchable database, including general informational articles, taxonomic classifications, and photographs of thousands of animal species. Available through Kid's Search.
Requires a JCLC card.
Full Text Available.
Remote Access Available.
Encyclopedias & Dictionaries