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This is not a comprehensive list of all publishers, but rather a select guide to finding printed resources in natural history and other scientific fields. We also maintain a separate list of natural history journals and newsletters available on the web, as well as a listing of libraries and archives in natural history, to help you find printed information.

NOTE: The listing of a commercial service on this page does not constitute endorsement by the University of California or the UC Museum of Paleontology. While we have listed all firms on this page in good faith, we can make no guarantees pertaining to the quality of the goods and services offered by the firms and individuals listed. Neither the University of California nor the UC Museum of Paleontology, nor the author of this page, assume any liability incurred in transactions over the Internet. Persons who choose to transact business over the Internet with the firms listed here are urged to follow security precautions.

Publishers | Bookstores and Dealers

Major Publishers
Try the Publishers' Catalogues for publishers not listed here.
Allen Press, Inc.
Annual Reviews
Association of American University Presses
Listing of available member press catalogs
A.A. Balkema Publishers
Balogh Scientific Books
Bilimsel Dergiler TÜBiTAK
BIOS Scientific Publishers
Blackwell Group
Blackwell North America
Blackwell Science
Boxwood Press
Cambridge University Press
Carfax Publishing Company
Chapman & Hall (bought out by Kluwer)
Columbia University Press
CRC Press
CSIRO Publishing
Earthscan Publications
Elsevier Science
Geological Society of London, Publishing House
Geological Society of America Publications
Harcourt, Inc.
Inter-Research Science Publishers
Kegan Paul
Kluwer Academic Publishers
Koeltz Scientific Books
National Academy Press
Open Court
Opulus Press
Oxford University Press
Penguin Books
Portland Press
Scandinavian University Press / Universitetsforlaget
Scientific Publishers
Sierra Club Books
Sinauer Associates, Inc.
SIR Publishing
Springer-Verlag New York
Taylor & Francis
University Microfilms International
University of Chicago Press
USGS Books
W. H. Freeman
John Wiley & Sons


New, Used, and Rare Book Dealers
For an extensive list of book dealers in general, including many small firms and individuals not listed here, visit this WWW list of antiquarian bookshops, the American Booksellers' Association, or the Antiquarian Booksellers' Association of America.

For even more book listings, including the catalogs of many dealers who do not have an Internet presence, peruse Advanced Book Exchange, alibris, Bibliofind, or Booksearch. Or search most of them simultaneously using Bookfinder.

Some of the book dealers listed here are general dealers, and others specialize. All carry changing selections of books dealing with biology, evolution, geology, paleontology, general natural history, and/or the history of science. Most have catalogs on the WWW and allow you to order books over the Internet. Many also let you leave "Want Lists" of books you are looking for. Collectively, what these firms offer ranges from new titles, to inexpensive used and remaindered books, to rare antiquarian books.

General Stock Dealers
Acorn Books, San Francisco, California
Atticus Books, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Austin's Antiquarian Books, Wilmington, Vermont
Blackwell's Bookshops, Oxford, England
Brattle Book Shop, Boston, Massachusetts
Blue Ridge Book Gallery, Banner Elk, North Carolina
COAS: My Bookstore, Las Cruces, New Mexico and Las Vegas, Nevada
Cody's Books, Berkeley, California
Crabtree's Collection Old Books, Clifton Park, New York
Cuspide Libros, Argentina
Fireside Book Company, Columbus, Ohio
Gaston Renard Fine and Rare Books, Collingwood, Australia
Ken Spelman Rare Books, York, England
John Price Antiquarian Books, London, England
Joslin Hall Rare Books, Concord, Massachusetts
Jonathan A. Hill, Bookseller, New York City, New York
Messrs. Berkelouw, Berrima, Australia
Moe's Books, Berkeley, California
Powell's Books, Portland, Oregon
Stacey's Bookstores, San Francisco, California
The Tattered Cover, Denver, Colorado
Xerxes Books, Glen Head, New York
BookMine, Sacramento, California

Paleontology and Earth Science Specialty Dealers
Earthlines, Long Stratton, Norfolk, England
Ed Rogers Rare and Out of Print Geoscience Books, Poncha Springs, Colorado
GeoLibri, Uppsala, Sweden
GeoScience Books, Missoula, Montana
Lingua Terrae Books, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Literaturhökerei Schulz & Wiese, Berlin, Germany
Mt. Eden Books and Bindery, Cedar Ridge, California
NAN: Netherlands Antiquarian Booksellers' Network (consortium of several dealers)
PaleoPublications specializes in antique, rare, and used works related to the natural sciences
Speleobooks, Schoharie, New York (books on caves and bats)

General Science and Natural History Dealers
Amuletum, Brescia, Italy
Anna Mae Steel, Used and Out of Print Books, Nova, Ohio
Antiquariaat Jan Meemelink, Den Haag, The Netherlands
Antiquariaat Junk, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Antiquariaat Kok & Zoon, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
The Athenaeum, Anaheim, California
B & L Rootenberg, Rare Books, Sherman Oaks, California
Balogh Scientific Books, Champaign, Illinois
Baron's Books
Bernard J. Shapero Rarebooks, London, England
Bibliomania!, Logan, Utah (herpetology books)
The Borneo Company, Cincinnati, Ohio: ( or (513)752-0848)
Buteo Books, Shipman, Virginia (ornithology books)
Capricornica Publications, Lindfield, Australia (specializing in books from the Oceania/Asia region)
ConchBooks, Hackenheim, Germany
Darwinia Books
Dieter Schierenberg BV, Amstrdam, The Netherlands
EOS Buchantiquariat Benz, Zurich, Switzerland
Eco Books, Brooklyn, New York
Flora & Fauna Books, Gainesville, Florida
Frank Mikesh Natural History Books, Walnut Creek, California
Gary Wayner, Bookseller, Fort Payne, Alabama
The Gemmary, Fallbrook, California
Globe Corner Bookstores, Boston, Massachusetts
Great Northwest Bookstore, Portland, Oregon
Hawaiian Books, Moloka'i, Hawai'i
Hillside Books, Canterbury, England
Hoffman Research Services, Rillton, Pennsylvania
Horizon Books, Willowdale, Ontario, Canada
Koeltz Scientific Books, Königstein, Germany
Librarie Minet Fréres, Brussels, Belgium
Lymelight Books, Lyme Regis, Dorset, England
Mykolibri, Hamburg, Germany — deals in old books related to mushrooms.
Natural History Book Service, Totnes, Devon, England
Naturama, Palermo, Italy
Noriko Ciochon Natural History Books, Iowa City, Iowa
Olof Edlund, Stockholm, Sweden
The Outdoor Bookstore, Libby, Montana
Parmer Books, San Diego, California
Pemberley Books, Hayes, Middlesex, England
Peter Harrington Antiquarian and Rare Books, London, England
Raymond M. Sutton Books, Williamsburg, Kentucky
R. R. Knott, Bookseller, Ottawa, Canada
Reiter's Scientific and Professional Books, Washington, DC
Rudolph Sabbot Natural History Books, North Hollywood, California
Sapsucker Books, Grafton, Vermont
Significant Books, Cincinnati, Ohio
Subbuteo Natural History Books Ltd, Mold, North Wales, United Kingdom
T. J. Myers Natural History Books, Randwick, Australia
University Press Bookstore, Berkeley, California
Vedam's Books, New Delhi, India
Watkins Natural History Books, Dolgeville, New York
Westons Books, Watford, Hertforshire, England
Wheldon & Wesley, Leighton Buzzard, England
Wyseby House Books, Newbury, Berkshire, England
Zoo Book Sales, Lanesboro, Minnesota


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