Taxonomy and the Classification, Identification, and Nomenclature of Organisms: VIU Library Field Guides - Species Identification
Finding eBooks in the VIU Library
Use the LibrarySearch link (below) to search the VIU Library collection for field guides on your topic.
The box to the right provides examples of keywords you can use for this search.
The library has a collection of different field guides that are aids in the identification of organisms or species.
In LibrarySearch (in the box to the left), complete a keyword search by combining the keyword: identification with a another keyword. (The word ‘and’ is automatically assumed between each keyword.)
For example: identification birds
The following are examples of keywords:
Birds and north America
Birds and western canada
Birds of prey
Birds of prey and british columbia
Fishes and north America
Mountain plants and pacific northwest
Old growth forests
Old growth forests and pacific northwest
Plants and british columbia
Trees and north america
Wild plants and edible