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The Division of Invertebrate Paleontology recommends the following to those wanting to pursue an interest in invertebrate fossils.



University of California Museum of Paleontology

The Paleontology Portal




Further Reading

Fossils of the Burgess Shale
Derek E.G. Briggs, Donald H. Erwin and Frederick J. Collier
Washington: Smithsonian Institution Press, 1994

Trilobite! Eyewitness to Evolution
R.A. Fortey
Knopf, 2000

R. Levi-Setti
2nd edition, Chicago University Press, 1993

Wonderful Life: The Burgess Shale and the Nature of History
Stephen J. Gould
New York: W.W. Norton, 1989


Professional Societies

The Paleontological Society

Society of the Preservation of Natural History Collections (SPNHC)

Natural Science Collections Alliance (NSC Alliance)


Discussion Groups

The Natural History Collections Listserver, or NHCOLL-L
A general purpose electronic forum for those with an interest in the care, management, computerization, conservation and use of natural history collections.