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Animal Behavior - Selected Library Resources: Special Collections Materials in Yale Libraries

This guide covers databases, LC call number ranges, and major resources for research in animal behavior.

Special Collections Materials in Yale Libraries

The Robert Mearns Yerkes papers (1822-1985) are available for research. This collection includes correspondence and other materials on chimpanzee and gorilla behavior among other topics. For a detailed description of the collection see its Guide (link at The materials in this collection can be paged through Orbis from the Library Shelving Facility for use in Sterling Memorial Library Manuscripts and Archives. Call number MS 569.

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