All branches of the Ocean County Library will have a delayed opening at 11:00 am on Thursday, 3/22/2018 due to inclement weather.


If you need information for a school project or are interested in animals, this is a great place to start! We have listed the following websites for your convenience.

  • The Cornell Lab of Ornithology

    Learn all about birds with bird guides, bird cams, and birding basics.

  • Animal Fact Guide

    At Animal Fact Guide, you can learn about interesting and endangered animals from around the world. Each fact sheet features an animal’s physical characteristics, habitat (with a distribution map), diet, breeding patterns, unique traits and behavior, and when applicable, conservation and tips on what you can do to help.

  • National Geographic: Amazing Animals

    Facts, creature features and more! Find out about your favorite animals!

  • BBC Animals

    Facts on hundreds of animals! Learn about animal behaviors, habitats and more. Great site for videos and photos.

Keep in mind that the Ocean County Library has a wonderful collection of books and materials on this subject as well. Visit one of our libraries or access our online catalog to view our collection. If you need further help contact your local librarian.

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