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Pathfinder - Endangered and Extinct Species

Scope Note :

Endangered species- species threatened by extinction: a species whose numbers are so few, or are declining so quickly, that the animal, plant, or other organism may soon become extinct. Endangered species are sometimes protected under national or international law.
(Source: MSN Encarta http://encarta.msn.com/encnet/features/dictionary/dictionaryhome.aspx)

Extinct species- species that are no longer existing or living.
(Source: Your Dictionary, http://www.yourdictionary.com/ahd/e/e0297900.html)

Use For :

  • Endangered
  • Extinct species
  • Animal species
  • Endangered animals
  • Endangered wildlife
  • Threatened animal species
  • Threatened animals
  • Threatened species
  • Threatened wildlife
  • Varnishing species

Broader Term :

  • Species

Related Term :

  • Nature conservation
  • Nonnative species
  • Rare animals
  • Wildlife conservation

Narrower Term :

  • Endangered fungi
  • Endangered plants

BOOKS

Reference sources located at the Information-Reference Section, 2nd floor:
Texts Located at the Circulation Section, 3rd floor:
Text Located at the EDRC, 1st floor:
Texts Located at the Filipiniana Section, 4th floor:

PERIODICALS

PRINT (Periodicals Section, 2nd floor)

ELECTRONIC

GALE Computer Online
http://infotrac.apla.galegroup.com/itweb/dlsu

JSTOR
http://www.jstor.org/

PROQUEST Online
http://www.umi.com/pqdauto/

Science Direct
http://www.sciencedirect.com/

ARTICLES
(Periodicals Section, 2nd floor)

VERTICAL FILE
(Information-Reference Section, 2nd floor)

VIRTUAL VERTICAL FILE
(Information-Reference Section, 2nd floor)

ADB COLLECTION
(Information-Reference Section, 2nd floor)

THESES AND DISSERTATIONS

LOCAL
(Archives Section, 4th floor)

AUDIO VISUAL MATERIALS
(Instructional Media Services,Ground floor)

INTERNET WEBSITES
(Cybernook, Ground floor, Graduate corners, 2nd and 3rd floors)

EE-Link:Endangered Species
http://eelink.net/EndSpp/
[Retrieved, July 23, 2007]

Lists all US endangered and threatened species and provides links to websites of other leading endangered species organizations.

Endangered Species
http://www.endangeredspecie.com/
[Retrieved, July 23, 2007]

Provides all the "best information, links, books, and publications regarding rare and endangered species." It also includes "information about conservation efforts and endangered species organizations that are dedicated to saving
and preserving the world's most endangered wildlife and plant life.”

It's Nature
http://www.itsnature.org/
[Retrieved, July 23, 2007]

"Provides interesting resources and facts regarding the natural world."

Should you have comments or suggestions on this pathfinders, please call us at these telephone numbers, 536-0244, 524-4611 local 620 or send message to library@dlsu.edu.ph.

Compiled by: Ms. Yolanda Odsinada & Mr. Arvin Robles
Date: September 2007