Environmental Enrichment for Nonhuman Primates Resource Guide, March 1999 *************************

Journals and Newsletters

"Journals and Newsletters" (Updated December 2003 by Kristina Adams) is a chapter from: Kreger, Michael D. (March 1999). Environmental Enrichment for Nonhuman Primates Resource Guide. AWIC Resource Series No. 5. U.S. Department of Agricu lture, National Agricultural Library, Animal Welfare Information Center, Beltsville, MD. E-mail: Contact us: http://www.nal.usda.gov/awic/contact.php .

The following are links to AWIC and other chapters in this publication:

[ AWIC ] [ Main Contents ] [ Main Introduction ] [ Using this Resource Guide ] [ U.S. Laws, Regulations, & Policies ] [ Organizations & Websites ] [ Primate Centers & Animal Colonies ] [ Listservs ] [ Products and Suppliers ] [ Audiovisuals ] [ Journals & Newsletters ] [ Bibliography: Articles or Books/Conference Proceedings ] [ AWIC Newsletter Articles ] [ Appendix A ]

NOTE: Call numbers are included for publications contained in the collection of the National Agricultural Library (NAL). While NAL does not sell audiovisuals or publications from its collection, materials may be borrowed by interlibrary loan. Borrowing information can be found on the NAL website http://www.nal.usda.gov/borrow-materials .

American Journal of Primatology
John Wiley & Sons, Inc.
111 River Street
Hoboken, NJ 07030
Phone: 201-748-6645
E-mail: subinfo@wiley.com
NAL call number: QL737 P9A5

The official journal of the American Society of Primatologists that contains research papers on all primate-related subjects including wild and captive animal studies, conservation, and enriching the captive environment.

Animal Keepers' Forum
American Association of Zoo Keepers AAZK, Inc.
3601 SW 29th Street, Suite 133
Topeka, KS 66614-2054
NAL call number: QL77.5 A54

This monthly journal of the American Association of Zoo Keepers, Inc. (AAZK) contains regular features such as "Enrichment Options" which highlights psychological stimulation, behavioral enrichment, activity manipulation, and occupational husbandry in zoo and aquarium environments. AAZK is the professional organization for zookeepers in America (primarily in the USA) and holds annual conferences, publishes proceedings, and sponsors special projects that improve animal care.

Animal Technology
The Institute of Animal Technology
5 South Parade
Summertown, Oxford OX2 7JL
E-mail: journal@iat.org.uk
NAL call number: QL55 I5

This journal is published three times a year by the Institute of Animal Technology. Originally entitled Animal Technology, the journal began including the term welfare in its title in 2002. The journal routinely features short articles, technical notes, or reviews pertaining to enriched housing/caging options or enrichment strategies for various laboratory and farm animals.

Animal Welfare
Universities Federation for Animal Welfare
The Old School, Brewhouse Hill
Wheathampstead, Herts AL4 8AN
Phone: (0) 1582 831818
Fax: (0) 1582 831414
E-mail: ufaw@ufaw.org.uk
NAL call number: HV4701 A557

This peer-reviewed quarterly journal includes articles on scientific research and technical studies related to the welfare of animals kept on farms, in laboratories, as companions, in zoos, or managed in the wild. The journal includes many environmental enrichment articles and international technical reports.

Animal Welfare Information Center Bulletin
Animal Welfare Information Center
National Agricultural Library
10301 Baltimore Avenue
Beltsville, MD 20705
Phone: 301-504-6212
Fax: 301-504-7125
E-mail: Contact us: http://www.nal.usda.gov/awic/contact.php

The bulletin is published quarterly and contains animal care and use articles, regulatory updates, and grants information. Articles are geared toward researchers, exhibitors, and educators who must comply with the Animal Welfare Act. Environmental enrichment articles are frequently featured. There is no fee for the subscription and all issues are posted on the website in full text.

Applied Animal Behaviour Science
Elsevier Science
Customer Service Department
6277 Sea Harbor Drive
Orlando, FL 32887-4800
Phone: 1-877-839-7126 (Toll-free number) for US Customers
Phone: 407-345-4020 for Customers outside the US
Fax : 407-363-1354
Email: usjcs@elsevier.com
NAL call number: QL750 A6

This is an international peer-reviewed journal that publishes information on the behavior of domesticated and utilized animals. Topics include the behavior of lab, zoo, and laboratory animals in relation to animal management and welfare, companion animal behavior and problems, and the behavior of wild animals from an applied perspective. The journal features environmental enrichment research on nonhuman primates in zoo and laboratory contexts.

Comparative Medicine
9190 Crestwyn Hills Drive 
Memphis, TN 38125-8538
Phone: 901-754-8620
E-mail: info@aalas.org

This bi-monthly journal was called Laboratory Animal Science prior to the year 2000. The journal covers topics such as animal models of human diseases, research applications, and diseases of laboratory animals. Abstracts are available free from the American Association for Laboratory Animal Science (AALAS) website. Members can view entire issues on the web.

Contemporary Topics in Laboratory Animal Science
9190 Crestwyn Hills Drive
Memphis, TN 38125-8538
Phone: 901-754-8620
E-mail: info@aalas.org

A journal published six times each year that provides articles relevant to a wide cross-section of people working with laboratory animals. The journal is peer reviewed and serves as the official communication vehicle for the American Association for Laboratory Animal Science (AALAS).

Folia Primatologica
S. Karger AG
Customer Service
P.O. Box
CH-4009 Basel
Fax : 41 61 306 12 34
Email: service@karger.ch
NAL call number: QL737 P9F6

This bimonthly international primatology journal is the official journal of the European Federation for Primatological Research. Topic areas range from microbiology to paleontology. The journal features articles on primate learning, social behavior, care and use, and environmental enrichment. Subscibers may view issues online from the website.

International Zoo News: IZN
80 Cleveland Road
Chichester, West Sussex PO19 2HF
Phone/Fax: 44-(0)1243-782803
Email: nick@zoonews.ws
NAL call number: QL76 I58

Published eight times per year, the journal is dedicated to exchanging news, information, and ideas between zoos of the world. Feature articles sometimes describe environmental enrichment techniques.

Journal of Applied Animal Welfare Science
Psychologists for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PYSETA)
P.O. Box 1297
Washington Grove, MD 20880-1297
Phone/Fax: 301-963-4751
Email: fran@pyseta.org
NAL call number: HV5701 J68

A peer-reviewed quarterly journal jointly published by PYSETA and The American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals. The journal publishes articles and commentaries on methods of experimentation, husbandry, and care that enhance the welfare of animals. The website contains issue contents, abstracts, and guidelines for authors.

Journal of Medical Primatology
Journal Customer Service
Blackwell Publishing
350 Main Street
Malden, MA 02148
Phone: 1-800-835-6770 OR 781-388-8599
Fax: 781-388-8232
Email: customerservices@blackwellpublishing.com
NAL call number: QL737 P9J66

This journal publishes articles on primates as research models, veterinary medicine, husbandry and management in the laboratory, wildlife management, behavioral and social needs related to medical conditions, and captive primate care.

Lab Animal
Lab Animal Subscription Department
P.O. Box 5054
Brentwood, TN 37024-5054
Phone: 1-800-524-2688
Email: labanimal@natureny.com
NAL call number: QL55 A1L33

The journal is published 11 times a year and emphasizes the proper management and care of laboratory animals. It contains articles that discuss information, ideas, methods, and materials for animal research professionals. It routinely contains articles dealing with environ mental enrichment techniques and occasionally devotes an issue to the topic. The last issue of the year is the next year's Lab Animals Buyers Guide which contains ordering information for laboratory animals, products such as enrichment devices, and services.

Laboratory Animals
Royal Society of Medicine Press, Ltd.
1 Wimpole St.
London W1G 0AE
Phone: 44 (0)20 7290 2921
Fax: 44 (0)20 7290 2929
Email: rsmjournals@rsm.ac.uk
NAL call number: QL55 A1L3

This is the official journal of several organizations including the Laboratory Animal Science Association (LASA), Gesellschaft für Versuchstierkunde, Nederlan dse Vereniging voor Proefdierkunde, Schweizerische Gesellschaft für Versuchstierkunde, and the Federation of European Laboratory Animal Science Associations. It contains occasional articles on environmental enrichment for nonhuman primates as well as articles on primate behavior and neurosciences. It publishes European and international working group reports and guidelines on animal care and use topics.

Laboratory Primate Newsletter
Box 1853, Psychology Department
Brown University
Providence, RI 02912
Phone: 401-863-2511
Fax: 401-863-1300
Email: Judith_Schrier@brown.edu
NAL call number: SF407 P7L3

This newsletter is a quarterly publication geared towards researchers who study or use nonhuman primates and includes conference papers, announcements, grants, research and education opportunities, employment opportunities, and recent books and articles listed by topic with abstract. Full text issues are available on the web in HTML and PDF formats and are no longer being professionally printed. There are three mailing lists associated with the LPN to which you can subscribe by sending one of the following messages to LISTSERV@BROWN.EDU:
                 (1) “Subscribe LPN-WARN” - Sends only the announcement that a new issue has been added to the website
                  (2) “Subscribe LPN-L” - Sends a non-graphic text of the latest issue
                  (3) “Subscribe LPN-PDF” - Sends a large PDF file of the latest issue

Primate Report
Dr. Dr. M. Schwibbe
German Primate Center (DPZ)
Kellnerweg 4
D-37077 Goettingen
NAL call number: QL737 P9P65

This journal publishes original papers, abstracts and contributions from the meetings of national and international primatological societies, from symposia as well as special issues like surveys on primatological activities in habitat countries and census of captive primates in the Old World countries. Papers come from any area of primatology, including breeding and husbandry, behavior, evolutionary biology, morphology, physiology and palaeontology.

The Association of British Wild Animal Keepers
David Fowler
c/o Cotswold Wildlife Park
Burford Oxon OX18 4JW
Email: apollo@derf33.freeserve.co.uk
NAL call number: QL77.5 R37

A bi-monthly journal written by British animal keepers for animal keepers and is a source of up to date information on animal welfare and husbandry. It contains feature articles on animal welfare and husbandry, news and announcements, and the column From Rags to Enrichment. The website contains a collection of some recently published articles and is updated regularly.

The Shape of Enrichment
The Shape of Enrichment, Inc.
1650 Minden Drive
San Diego, CA 92111-7124
Fax: 858-279-4208
Email: shape@enrichment.org
NAL call number: HV4737 S53

This is a quarterly newsletter that focuses on environmental enrichment for captive animals. It also operates an enrichment and training video library and organizes the bi-yearly international conference on environmental enrichment.

Zoo Biology http://www3.interscience.wiley.com
John Wiley & Sons, Inc.
111 River Street
Hoboken, NJ 07030
Phone: 201 748 6645
E-mail: subinfo@wiley.com
NAL call number: QL77.5 Z6

This is a bi-monthly journal published in association with the American Zoo and Aquarium Association. The journal contains scientific articles on all aspects of zoo biology including behavior, nutrition, veterinary medicine, and husbandry and frequently publishes environmental enrichment studies.

The following are links to AWIC and other chapters in this publication:

[ AWIC ] [ Main Contents ] [ Main Introduction ] [ Using this Resource Guide ] [ U.S. Laws, Regulations, & Policies ] [ Organizations & Websites ] [ Primate Centers & Animal Colonies ] [ Listservs ] [ Products and Suppliers ] [ Audiovisuals ] [ Journals & Newsletters ] [ Bibliography: Articles or Books/Conference Proceedings ] [ AWIC Newsletter Articles ] [ Appendix A ]

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