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FWS Scientific Journals

Journal of Fish and Wildlife Management

North American Fauna

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Self-Service Library

Location: NCTC West Pond Building

Monday - Friday 5:00am to 10:00pm

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      Call: 304.876.7459

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Online Library Access

Online Services: 24 hours/ 7 days a week

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Digital Libraries

The library provides a suite of collections and resources -many licensed for FWS employees only - that aid in information discovery. Use your VPN account or access directly from a FWS server.


searchable collection of selected images, video, and audio clips, most of which are in the public domain

Journals & Databases

suite of journals and other helpful databases and other resources -licensed for FWS employees only

FWS Scientific Journals

access to the two peer reviewed journals published by the USFWS: The Journal of Fish and Wildlife Management and North American Fauna


searchable collection of books and other documents in digital form, consisting of text, images, or both, readable on computers or other electronic devices

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