This library is closed until further notice. If you need books or other physical materials from this library, please search for the item in Libraries search. Sign in and place a “Get It” request and you can pick up items at one of our four open buildings — Wilson, Walter, Health Sciences, and Magrath libraries — or have them delivered to your office or residence hall.
The Natural Resources Library is a small, cozy library in Hodson Hall (St. Paul) with collections on forestry, wildlife, fisheries, zoology, entomology, wildlife management and more.

The Natural Resources Library is home to a premier academic collection of books, journals, government documents, and other information in all formats relating to the subjects of

  • forestry,
  • forest products,
  • outdoor recreation,
  • range management,
  • remote sensing,
  • zoology,
  • aquaculture,
  • conservation biology,
  • bees and beekeeping,
  • endangered animals,
  • entomology,
  • fisheries management,
  • herpetology,
  • ichthyology,
  • mammalogy,
  • non-human primatology,
  • ornithology,
  • animal taxonomy,
  • and wildlife management.


Reference librarian:

Shannon Farrell


Library assistant:

Amy Gmur

Fiona Ihinger

Student supervisors:

Mary Armstrong

Amy Gmur

Library manager:

Mark Desrosiers