Fish & Fisheries Research Resources: Home

A guide to fish and aquatic research resources for Colorado State University faculty, staff, students, and researchers.

Handouts & Guides

FWCB handouts. More handouts/ library guides can be found on this page in the left-hand column on the home page NR handouts

Quick Links

Here are some frequently used links to get your research started.

Search, Learn, Explore

Welcome to the research guide for fish and aquatic sciences. Most resources linked off this guide are available online for CSU faculty, staff, students, or affiliates. Resources not online are usually located in the CSU Morgan Library.

Would you like to set up a research session with the librarian? Contact Jocelyn Boice.

If you are off-campus, connect to the CSU secure server, then you will have access to library resources, online journals, e-books, databases and more. go to https://secure.colostate.edu ; log-on with your EID, then clickon CSU Libraries under Web Bookmarks

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Visit the Natural Resources Portal for more information about research information.

 

Important Databases for Fish & Aquatic Sciences

Below are the top ranked and most commonly used databases for this subject area. Most, but not all, of the articles in these databases are scholarly/peer reviewed.  For a complete list of databases, see the Find Electronic Resources & Databases page. You may also search by subject on the Databases page, select Fishery/Fisheries.

The databases below will help you find interesting articles like this:

Title: Estimation and Modeling of Electrofishing Capture Efficiency for Fishes in Wadeable Warmwater Streams.
North American Journal of Fisheries Management 30(2): 481   Apr 2010

OR this other article: Bioscience DOI: 10.1525/bio.2011.61.4.9   

PNAS  doi: 10.1073/pnas.1103097108