Resource libraries of other organizations

Humane Society International / Global


  • The Humane Society of the United States – Animal Sheltering.org, library of resources, includes Animal Sheltering magazine articles, publications, policies and guidelines, advice, and other resources to help those involved with animal sheltering and care.
  • The Humane Society of the United States/Humane Society International – Animal Studies Repository, an open access collection of academic, archival, and assorted other materials related to various disciplines within the fields of animal studies and animal welfare science.
  • HABRI Central, resources for the study of the human-animal bond.
  • CARODog and CAROCat, information related to legislative, legal, social and scientific activities for the protection of companion animals in Europe.
  • ASPCAPro resource library, provides tools and resources for U.S. animal welfare professionals and volunteers at public and private agencies and rescue groups, as well as veterinarians, humane law enforcement and emergency responders.
  • Alley Cat Allies, resources to assist with policies and programs related to cats, including Trap-Neuter-Return. Alley Cat Allies resources in Spanish and French.
  • Maddie’s Fund resource library, online videos of veterinary and animal welfare experts in the U.S. presenting the latest information on best practices in shelter health, behavior and management.
  • Faunalytics, library of research about animal issues and animal advocacy.
  • Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, wide variety of information and data on public health and safety. One Health video (Centers for Disease Control and Prevention). The One Health concept recognizes that the health of people is connected to the health of animals and the environment. This video provides a brief introduction to One Health and why it is important for public health professionals, veterinarians, ecologists, and environmental health professionals to work together.
  • OIE, World Organization for Animal Health
  • Compassion in World Farming, has “Research” and “Education” sections on its website, containing reports on farm animal welfare issues and educational materials for students and adults.