January 24, 2022

Digitized Book of the Week: From the Biodiversity Heritage Library: Illustrations of Zoology

The full text book published in 1851 is available direct from the Biodiversity Heritage Library.

You can also access scans of the the engravings (in a number of sizes) used in the book via Flickr. 87 scans are available.

Example: Scans of Animals via Flickr

This page offers scans ranging in size from (75 x 75) to 1342 x 1969 (original size).

Original size images can also be downloaded.

About Gary Price

Gary Price (gprice@mediasourceinc.com) is a librarian, writer, consultant, and frequent conference speaker based in the Washington D.C. metro area. Before launching INFOdocket, Price and Shirl Kennedy were the founders and senior editors at ResourceShelf and DocuTicker for 10 years. From 2006-2009 he was Director of Online Information Services at Ask.com, and is currently a contributing editor at Search Engine Land.