Scientific Publications

Okapi in Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London, 1902.

ZSL publishes scientific journals and books that feature the latest international research in zoology and conservation science.

ZSL has published zoological research since 1830 with Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London and the entire digitised back file is available online on the Journal of Zoology website.  Historic papers of interest are freely available as Hidden Gems.

Impact Area case studies, published in our annual Institute of Zoology report, show how our science has significant conservation impact.  

Learn more about our journals and book publications below.

Black footed ferrets Mehgan Murphy, Smithsonian’s National Zoo

Animal Conservation focuses on current themes in conservation science.

Trade-offs in Conservation

This Wiley/ZSL book series reviews key issues in conservation.

Remote Sensing journal cover

An open access journal for remote sensing science.

IoZ annual review 2016

The annual review details our science for conservation activities.

Eider duck JZO cover Nov 2014 Jaatinen et al haahka

Journal of Zoology publishes new research on all aspects of zoology.

International Zoo Yearbook volume 50

A forum for best practice in ex-situ species conservation.