Specialist library for wildlife research

Librarians

Beate Peters-Mergner
Cornelia Greulich

Opening hours/contact

Monday - Friday 9:00 a.m. - 15:00 p.m. (Please make a prior appointment by phone)

Phone: 0049 (0) 30 5168 106
Fax:      0049 (0) 30 5126 104 (att. Mrs. Peters / Mrs. Greulich)
Email:   biblio@izw-berlin.de

Service does not include lending; photocopy equipment available.
 

Stock

The library has 19,224 books and periodical volumes, approximately 1,275 microfilms, approximately 525 non-book materials (e.g. maps, video cassettes, CD-ROMs) and 52 current periodicals (as of March 15th, 2015). Online access is provided to Journals "Life Sciences" and "Nature and Environmental Sciences" from Wiley-Blackwell and Springer. The library participates in the alliance license “BioOne Online Journals” and offers online access to the journals “Nature” and “Nature Communications”. Online access is also provided to electronic journals connected to the National Licensing System of the German Science Foundation (DFG). The monographic stock is catalogued in the online-catalogue "LARS II" or in the card index (literature before 1990).

Scientific fields covered

Evolutionary genetics, evolutionary ecology, nutritional physiology, ecophysiology, ethology, wildlife diseases, reproduction biology, veterinary medicine, parasitology, zoology.

Literature searches

  • Online catalogue "LARS II" (IZW-intranet: OPAC)
  • "ISI Web of Science" and "Zoological Record"
  • Database "Wildlife & Ecology Studies Worldwide"
  • PubMed
  • Different databases via national licenses of the German Science Foundation (DFG)

Printed information material

Catalogue of periodicals of the IZW library (available also on the intranet).

Stock traceable over periodical database ((ZDB).

Workshop reports and publications of special interest

 

Bleihaltige Geschosse in der Jagd - Todesursache von Seeadlern:
Zusammenfassung der Vorträge und der anschließenden Diskussion
einer Expertenrunde im Institut für Zoo- und Wildtierforschung in Berlin am
5. April 2005 / Oliver Krone [Hrsg.]; Heribert Hofer [Hrsg.]. -
Berlin: IZW, 2005 - 42 S.: Abb., graph. Darst., Tab.
Literaturangaben
ISBN 3-00-016510-X
Price: 10,00 EUR plus 7% VAT 10,70 EUR

Bleivergiftungen bei Seeadlern: Ursachen und Lösungsansätze; Anforderungen an bleifreie Büchsengeschosse; Zusammenfassung der naturwissenschaftlichen Vorträge des Fachgesprächs vom 5. Mai 2008 im
Henry-Ford-Bau der Freien Universität Berlin / Oliver Krone [Hrsg.]. - Berlin: IZW, 2008. - 94 S.: Abb., zahlr. graph. Darst. und Tab., Kt.
Literaturangaben
ISBN 978-3-00-025829-9
Price: 18,69 EUR plus 7% VAT 20,00 EUR
 
Bleivergiftungen bei Greifvögeln: Ursachen, Erfahrungen, Lösungsmöglichkeiten; Der Seeadler als Indikator / Oliver Krone (Hrsg.). - Berlin: IZW, 2011 . - 126 S.: Abb., graph. Darst., Kt., Tab.
Literaturangaben
ISBN 978-3-00-033402-3
Price: 18,69 EUR plus 7% VAT 20,00 EUR
 
Wildtiermanagement im urbanen Raum? Wildtiere in Berlin im
Spannungsfeld von Tierschutz, Jagdrecht und Naturschutz:
Zusammenfassung der Vorträge und anschließenden Diskussion einer
Expertenrunde im Institut für Zoo- und Wildtierforschung 2007 /
Heribert Hofer [Hrsg.]; Michael Erlbeck [Hrsg.]. - Berlin: IZW,
2007. - 57 S.: Abb. - (Wildtiere im Spannungsfeld von Naturschutz
und Gesellschaft)
Literaturangaben
ISBN 978-3-00-021684-8
Price: 10,00 EUR plus 7% VAT 10,70 EUR
 

Workshop zum Wolf-Totfundmonitoring : Zusammenfassung der Vorträge und anschließenden Diskussionen einer Expertenrunde im Leibniz-Institut für Zoo- & Wildtierforschung am 14. August 2012 in Berlin / Claudia A. Szentiks ; Ines Lesniak ; Sven Kühlmann ; Heribert Hofer ; Alex D. Greenwood (Hrsg. ). – Berlin : Leibniz-Inst. für Zoo- und Wildtierforschung (IZW), 2012. – 47 S. : Abb., Tab. – ((Wildtiere im Spannungsfeld von Naturschutz und Gesellschaft ; Bd. 3)
Literaturangaben
ISBN 978-3-9815637-0-2
Price: 10,00 EUR plus 7% VAT 10,70 EUR

 
Wildtiere in Deutschland - Ein Überblick zur Ökologie- und Infektionsforschung
Eine Zusammenfassung des Workshops am 11. und 12. November 2011 im Kaiser-Friedrich Haus in Berlin

 

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Publications of the IZW symposia and conferences

1. Evolutionary Ecology, Physiology, Behaviour, Genetics
 
  • Frequency: biennial
  • Language: English
  • Price: see corresponding publication
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Proceedings of the 1st International Symposium on Physiology and Ethology of Wild and Zoo Animals: Berlin, Germany, September 18-21, 1996 / editors: F. Klima ; R. R. Hofmann. - Jena: Fischer, 1997. - 248 S. - (Zeitschrift fuer Saeugetierkunde; 62: Supplementum; 2)
ISSN 1433-6871
Price: 10,00 EUR plus 7% VAT 10,70 EUR

Contributions to the 2nd International Symposium on Physiology and Ethology of Wild and Zoo Animals: Berlin, Germany, 7-10 October 1998 / ed. by Heribert Hofer ... - Berlin; Vienna [u.a.]: Blackwell Wiss.-Verl., 1998. - 139 S. - (Advances in ethology; No. 33)
ISBN 3-8263-3273-3
Price: 10,00 EUR plus 7% VAT 10,70 EUR

Contributions to the 3rd International Symposium on Physiology and Ethology of Wild and Zoo Animals: Berlin, Germany, 4-7 October 2000 / ed. by Matthias Lechner-Doll... . - Berlin; Vienna [u.a.]: Blackwell Wiss.-Verl., 2000. - 173 S. - (Advances in ethology; 35)
ISBN 3-8263-3349-7
Price: 10,00 EUR plus 7% VAT 10,70 EUR

Contributions to the 4th International Symposium on Physiology and Behaviour of Wild and Zoo Animals: Berlin, Germany, 29 September-2 October 2002 / ed. by Martin Dehnhard... – Berlin; Vienna [u.a.]: Blackwell Wiss.-Verl., 2002. – 206 S. - (Advances in ethology; 37)
ISSN 0301-2808
Price: 20,00 EUR plus 7% VAT 21,40 EUR

Contributions to the 5th International Symposium on Physiology, Behaviour and Conservation of Wildlife: Berlin, Germany, 26 September - 29 September 2004 / ed. by Christian Voigt... – Berlin [u.a.]: Blackwell Verl., 2004. - 172 S. - (Advances in ethology; 38)
ISSN 0301-2808
Price: 20,00 EUR plus 7% VAT 21,40 EUR

Contributions to the 6th International Zoo and Wildlife Research Conference on Behaviour, Physiology and Genetics: Berlin, Germany, 07 - 10 October 2007 / comp. by Marion East; Heribert Hofer; organised by Leibniz Institute for Zoo and Wildlife Research (IZW); European Association for Zoos and Aquaria (EAZA).– Berlin: Leibniz Institute for Zoo and Wildlife Research, 2007. - 272 S.
ISSN 1865-4436
Price: 20,00 EUR plus 7% VAT 21,40 EUR

Contributions to the 7th International Conference on Behaviour, Physiology and Genetics of Wildlife: 21st – 24th September 2009, Berlin, Germany / ed. by Simone Sommer; Petra Kretzschmar; Steven Seet; Heribert Hofer; organised by Leibniz Institute for Zoo and Wildlife Research (IZW); European Association for Zoos and Aquaria (EAZA). – Berlin: Leibniz Institute for Zoo and Wildlife Research (IZW), 2009. - 216 S.
ISSN 1865-4436
Price: 20,00 EUR plus 7% VAT 21,40 EUR

Contributions to the 8th International Conference on Behaviour, Physiology and Genetics of Wildlife: 14th – 17th September 2011, Berlin, Germany / ed. by Anke Schumann; Steven Seet; Katarina Jewgenow; Heribert Hofer; organised by Leibniz Institute for Zoo and Wildlife Research (IZW); European Association for Zoos and Aquaria (EAZA). – Berlin: Leibniz Institute for Zoo and Wildlife Research (IZW), 2011. - 224 S.
ISSN 1865-4436
Price: 30,00 EUR plus 7% VAT 32,10 EUR

 

Contributions to the 9th International Conference on Behaviour, Physiology and Genetics of Wildlife :
18th – 21st September 2013, Berlin, Germany / ed. by Anke Schumann ; Bettina Wachter ; Sylvia
Ortmann ; Heribert Hofer ; organised by Leibniz Institute for Zoo and Wildlife Research (IZW) ; European Association for Zoos and Aquaria (EAZA). – Berlin: Leibniz Institute for Zoo and Wildlife Research (IZW), 2013. – 238 S.
ISSN 1865-4436
Price: 30,00 EUR plus 7% VAT 32,10 EUR

Contributions to the 10th International Conference on Behaviour, Physiology and Genetics of Wildlife : September 28th – October 1st, 2015, Berlin, Germany / ed. by Anke Schumann ; Jörns Fickel ; Heribert Hofer ; organised by Leibniz Institute for Zoo and Wildlife Research (IZW) ; European Association for Zoos and Aquaria (EAZA). – Berlin: Leibniz Institute for Zoo and Wildlife Research (IZW), 2015. – 223 S.
ISSN 1865-4436
Price: 30,00 EUR plus 7% VAT 32,10 EUR

 

2. Diseases of Zoo and Wild Animals

 

  • Frequency: biennial
  • Language: from Vol. 40. 2001 in English, before predominantly in German with English abstracts
  • Price: please see corresponding publication
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Erkrankungen der Zootiere: Verhandlungsbericht des ... Internationalen Symposiums über die Erkrankungen der
Zoo- und Wildtiere... / Institut für Zoo- und Wildtierforschung im Forschungsverbund Berlin e.V. – Berlin.
ISSN 1431-7338

Attention, due to a limited number of volumes before 1995, please check the availability via e-mail.
 

Prices till 1995

 

10,00 EUR plus 7% VAT 10,70 EUR

38. 1997. Zürich
focuses on

 

25,00 EUR plus 7% VAT 26,75 EUR
Diseases of turtles, diseases of sense organs, optimising husbandry.

39. 1999. Wien
focuses on

 

25,00 EUR plus 7% VAT 26,75 EUR
Biology and diseases in elephants, zoonoses, diseases of lagomorpha and rodentia.

40. 2001. Rotterdam
focuses on

 

45,00 EUR plus 7% VAT 48,15 EUR
Diseases of marine animals, diseases of Asian animals, immunprophylaxis.

41. 2003. Rome
focuses on

 

50,00 EUR plus 7% VAT 53,50 EUR
Diseases of African carnivores, metabolic diseases, skin diseases.

42. 2005. Prague
focuses on

 

50,00 EUR plus 7% VAT 53,50 EUR
Emerging medicine, long-acting tranquilisers, toxicology, reproduction, World Zoo and Aquarium Conservation Strategy.

43. 2007. Edinburgh, United Kingdom
focuses on

 

50,00 EUR plus 7% VAT 53,50 EUR

Advances in reproductive technology; aquatic bird medicine and conservation; neonatology - rearing and diseases; nocturnal animals - husbandry, diseases and conservation; infectious diseases of ungulates.

The book series "Erkrankungen der Zootiere" is not continued under this title. The volume numbering ends with volume 43. 2007.

The new title:

Proceedings of the International Conference on Diseases of Zoo and Wild Animals … / Leibniz Institute for Zoo and Wildlife Research (IZW), Berlin, Germany & European Association of Zoo and Wildlife Veterinarians (EAZWV), Liebefeld-Berne, Switzerland … - Berlin: Leibniz Institute for Zoo and Wildlife Research.

  • from 2009: Frequency: annual
  • Language: English
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2009. Hilvarenbeek, The Netherlands
Main topics

 

50,00 EUR plus 7% VAT 53,50 EUR

Update on emerging infectious diseases, Reptiles, Management of small, structured populations, Best practice techniques, Primates, Diseases in carnivores.

2010. Madrid, Spain
Main topics

 

50,00 EUR plus 7% VAT 53,50 EUR
Anaesthesia, Infectious diseases, In-situ conservation projects in South America, Reptiles, Ungulates, Conservation & reproduction, Primates, Great stories of veterinary failures, Aquatic vertebrates, Veterinary practice.

2011. Lisbon, Portugal
Main topics

 

50,00 EUR plus 7% VAT 53,50 EUR
Primate conservation, Diseases in primates, Surgery, Diseases in reptiles, Ophthalmology, Diseases in felids, Population medicine, Dermatology, Anaesthesia.

2012. Bussolengo, Italy
Main topics

 

50,00 EUR plus 7% VAT 53,50 EUR
Conservation, Madagaskar, Anaesthesia, Animal welfare and enrichment, Griatrics, Reproduction, Infectious diseases, Wildlife rehabilitation, Diseases in primates, Diseases in reptiles.

2013. Vienna, Austria
Main topics

 

50,00 EUR plus 7 % VAT 53,50 EUR
Reptile, amphibian and fish medicine, Imaging & Ophthalmology, Animal welfare and training, Conservation medicine & Zoonotic diseases, Pathogens & Veterinary applications, Asian animals: medicine, management and conservation & Primates, Alpine wildlife & Ungulates, Reproduction.

2014. Warsaw, Poland
Main topics

 

50,00 EUR plus 7 % VAT 53,50 EUR
Human-wildlife conflicts, Parasitology, Conservation medicine in the Middle East, Population medicine, The role of the veterinary advisor, Nutritional diseases, Poikilotherms.

2015. Barcelona, Spain
Main topics 

 
 

50,00 EUR plus 7 % VAT 53,50 EUR
Assessing zoo animal welfare, Pharmacology, Surgery, Aquarium medicine and Surgery.

 
Continued as "The Zoo and Wildlife Health Conference“:
 
Proceedings 2016 joint American Association of Zoo Veterinarians (AAZV)
; European Association of Zoo and Wildlife Veterinarians (EAZWV) ; Leibniz
Institute for Zoo and Wildlife Research (IZW) Conference : Atlanta, Georgia,
July 16 – 22, 2016

Price: 50,00 EUR plus 7 % VAT 53,50 EUR

 

Single CD-ROM edition:

Collected proceedings 1996 – 2006 / Ed.: Anton H. M. Erken.
Liebefeld: EAZWV; IZW, [2007]

It contains:

European Association of Zoo and Wildlife Veterinarians (EAZWV )
PROCEEDINGS of the meetings held at Rostock 1996, Chester 1998, Paris 2000, Heidelberg 2002, Ebeltoft 2004, Budapest 2006
Editors: Prof. Dr. Peer Zwart, Anton H.M. Erken
and
Institute for Zoo and Wildlife Research (IZW), Berlin
ERKRANKUNGEN DER ZOOTIERE
Verhandlungsbericht der Internationalen Symposiums über die Erkrankungen der Zoo- und Wildtiere
Zürich 1997, Wien 1999, Rotterdam 2001, Rome 2003, Praha 2005.

Price: 20,00 EUR plus 19% VAT 23,80 EUR

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Contributions to the 12th Conference of the European Wildlife Disease Association (EWDA) : August 27th - 31st, 2016, Berlin, Germany / ed. by Anke Schumann ; Gudrun Wibbelt ; Alex D. Greenwood ; Heribert Hofer ; organised by Leibniz Institute for Zoo and Wildlife Research (IZW) and the European Wildlife Disease Association (EWDA). - Berlin: Leibniz Institute for Zoo and Wildlife Research (IZW), 2016. – 227 S.
ISBN 978-3-9815637-3-3
Price: 30,00 EUR plus 7% VAT 32,10 EUR

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As of January 18th, 2017