Q. What is a good source for finding information about animals?
One of the best sources for finding information on animals is Grzimek's Animal Life Encyclopedia. It is available in our Library in both print (R590.3 Grz) and online versions. It can be found online through the Alabama Virtual Library under "Gale Virtual Reference Library." Grzimek's is an exhaustive source for in-depth information on animal life from one cell organisms to mammals. Entries include multiple page articles with many illustrations and charts. The set has been updated with many articles written by leading authories and scientists in the field of animal research. This information is best used by middle school students and above.