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New printed and electronic books in the Balfour Library

 

All new printed and electronic books are listed monthly.

Printed books are on the open shelves unless stated otherwise. There is also a display of new books on top of the card catalogue. New books can be borrowed in accordance with the Library's loan periods. All of our books are catalogued on iDiscover, the online catalogue for the libraries of the University.

Electronic books are available to all current staff and students of the University from any location, 24/7. They can be accessed via iDiscover or through ebooks@cambridge where you can find information about using them on mobile devices.

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New books October 2016

Printed books

Archibald, John (2014) One plus one equals one: symbiosis and the evolution of complex life. Classmark: EO (353)

Buss, David (2015) Evolutionary psychology: the new science of the mind. 5th edition. Classmark: EO (282) (2 copies on Overnight Loan shelves, 1 copy on Open shelves)

Emoto, Kazuo (2016) Dendrites: development and disease. Classmark: GF (237)

Frith, Clifford B. (2016) Charles Darwin's life with birds: his complete ornithology. Classmark: D.4 DAR Fri

Gilbert, Scott F. (2016) Developmental biology. 11th edition. Classmark: EEB (64k) (2 copies on Overnight Loan shelves, 1 copy on Open shelves)

Hill, Richard (2016) Animal physiology. 4th edition. Classmark: q GD (8d) (Overnight Loan shelves)

Judd, Walter S. (2016) Plant systematics: a phylogenetic approach. 4th edition. Classmark: q FA (7d) (Overnight Loan shelves)

Klein, Richard G. (2009) The human career: human biological and cultural origins. 3rd edition. Classmark: YYV (19c) (1 copy on Overnight Loan shelves, 1 copy on Open shelves)

Lewin, Roger (2004) Principles of human evolution. 2nd edition. Classmark: YYV (20b) (1 copy on Overnight Loan shelves, 1 copy on Open shelves)

Lodish, Harvey (2016) Molecular cell biology. 8th edition. Classmark: q EC (25h) (2 copies on Overnight Loan shelves, 1 copy on Open shelves)

Sillar, Keith T. (2016) Neuroethology of predation and escape. Classmark: GFU (350) (1 copy on Overnight Loan shelves, 1 copy on Open shelves)

Striedter, Georg F. (2016) Neurobiology: a functional approach. Classmark: q GF (16)

Wilkinson, Matt (2016) Restless creatures: the story of life in ten movements. Classmark: GES (29) (3 copies)

 

New books July 2016

Printed books

Berger-Tal, Oded (2016) Conservation behaviour: applying behavioural ecology to wildlife conservation management. Classmark: GGW (238)

Clutton-Brock, Tim (2016) Mammal societies. Classmark: Y.7 (10)

Dipper, Frances (2016) The marine world: a natural history of ocean life. Classmark: GHN (179)

McElreath, Richard (2016) Statistical rethinking: a Bayesian course with examples in R and Stan. Classmark: EBB (110)

Pollack, Gerald S. (2016) Insect hearing. Classmark: Q.5 (98)

Rovero, Francesco (2016) Camera trapping for wildlife research. Classmark: EBH (32)

 

New books June 2016

Printed books

Blackburn, Tim M. (2009) Avian invasions: the ecology and evolution of exotic birds. Classmark: K.8 (73)

d'Alisa, Giacomo (2015) Degrowth: a vocabulary for a new era. Classmark: GGW (237)

Dixson, Alan F. (2015) The mandrill: a case of extreme sexual selection. Classmark: YXT (5)

Lach, Lori (2010) Ant ecology. Classmark: QJD (26)

Redpath, Stephen M. (2015) Conflicts in conservation: navigating towards solutions. Classsmark: GGW (236)

Electronic books

Begon, M. (2006) Ecology: from individuals to ecosystems. 4th edition.

Burt, A. (2006) Genes in conflict: the biology of selfish genetic elements.

Rockwood, L.L. (2015) An introduction to population ecology. 2nd edition.

Schmid-Hempel, P. (2011) Evolutionary parasitology: the integrated study of infections, immunology, ecology, and genetics.

 

New books May 2016

Printed books

Almojil, Dareen K. (2015) Sharks and rays of the Arabian/Persian Gulf. Classmark: VE (4)

Anderson, Ted R. (2013) The life of David Lack: father of evolutionary ecology. Classmark: D.4 LAC And

Arlott, Norman (2015) Birds of India, Pakistan, Nepal, Bhutan, Bangladesh and Sri Lanka. Classmark: KZ.54 (24)

Arlott, Norman (2010) Birds of the West Indies. Classmark: KZ.72 (18)

Beebee, Trevor (2013) Amphibians and reptiles. Classmark: W (28)

Benton, Ted (2013) Alfred Russel Wallace: explorer, evolutionist, public intellectual: a thinker for our own times? Classmark: D.4 WAL Ben

Berthinussen, Anna (2014) Bat conservation: global evidence for the effects of interventions. Classmark: YV (16)

Bicudo, J. Eduardo P.W. (2010) Ecological and environmental physiology of birds. Classmark: K.5 (32)

Bradley, Timothy J. (2009) Animal osmoregulation. Classmark: GDF (31)

Brusca, Richard C. (2003) Invertebrates. 2nd edition. Classmark: q L (4b)

Brusca, Richard C. (2016) Invertebrates. 3rd edition. Classmark: q L (4c)

Campbell, Iain (2014) Birds of Australia: a photographic guide. Classmark: KZ.9 (33)

Churchill, Frederick B. (2015) August Weismann: development, heredity, and evolution. Classmark: D.4 WEI Chu

Cocker, Mark (2013) Birds and people. Classmark: q K (71)

Crawley, Michael J. (2014) Statistics: an introduction using R. 2nd edition. Classmark: EBB (80b) (2 copies)

Crothers, John (2012) Snails on rocky shores. Classmark: SE (19)

Currell, Graham (2015) Scientific data analysis. Classmark: EBB (107)

Deeming, D. Charles (2015) Nests, eggs and incubation: new ideas about avian reproduction. Classmark: K.9 (26)

del Hoyo, Josep (2014) Illustrated checklist of the birds of the world. Volume 1: Non-passerines. Classmark: q K (66)

Dickinson, Edward C. (2014) Howard and Moore complete checklist of the birds of the world. Volume 2: Passerines. Classmark: q K (69d)

Dicks, Lynn V. (2010) Bee conservation: evidence for the effects of interventions. Classmark: QJG (41)

Donald, Paul F. (2013) Facing extinction: the world's rarest birds and the race to save them. Classmark: K.8 (72b)

Dunn, Jon (2012) Britain's sea mammals: whales, dolphins, porpoises, and seals, and where to find them. Classmark: YZ.41 (13)

Everard, Mark (2013) Britain's freshwater fishes. Classmark: VZ.41 (17)

Falk, Steven J. (2015) Field guide to the bees of Great Britain and Ireland. Classmark: QJG (42)

Fisher, Brendan (2015) A field guide to economics for conservationists. Classmark: GGW (232)

Gardener, Mark (2011) Statistics for ecologists using R and Excel: data collection, exploration, analysis and presentation. Classmark: EBB (105)

Hayward, Peter J. (2015) Animals of sandy shores. Classmark: GHO (59)

Hector, Andy (2015) The new statistics with R: an introduction for biologists. Classmark: EBB (106)

Herbert, Dai (2004) Field guide to the land snails and slugs of Eastern South Africa. Classmark: SE (21)

Huber, Markus (2010-2015) Compendium of bivalves. Volumes 1-2. Classmark: q SA (2)

Inns, Howard (2009) Britain's reptiles and amphibians: a guide to the reptiles and amphibians of Great Britain, Ireland and the Channel Islands. Classmark: WZ.4 (3)

Kingdon, Jonathan (2015) Field guide to African mammals. 2nd edition. Classmark: YZ.6 (19b)

Koenig, Walter D. (2016) Cooperative breeding in vertebrates: studies, of ecology, evolution, and behaviour. Classmark: UU.7 (7)

Macdonald, David W. (2015) Wildlife conservation on farmland. Volumes 1-2. Classmark: GGZ (38)

May, Peter (2014) A handbook for lepidopterists. Classmark: QN (36)

Minelli, Aleesandro (2014) Towards a theory of development. Classmark: EEB (77)

Mitra, S.C. (2005) Indian land snails: selected species: pictorial handbook. Classmark: SE (24)

Moore, John C. (2012) Energetic food webs: an analysis of real and modern ecosystems. Classmark: GGL (4)

Newland, David (2015) Britain's butterflies: a field guide to the butterflies of Britain and Ireland. 3rd edition. Classmark: QNB (40c)

Newland, David (2013) Britain's day-flying moths: a field guide to the day-flying moths of Britain and Ireland. Classmark: QNA (25)

Nordsieck, Hartmut (2007) Worldwide door snails (Clausiliidae), recent and fossil. Classmark: SE (23)

Oates, Matthew (2015) In pursuit of butterflies: a fifty-year affair. Classmark: D.4 OAT Oat

Prothero, Donald R. (2015) The story of life in 25 fossils: tales of intrepid fossil hunters and the wonders of evolution. Classmark: GJ (47)

Prys-Jones, Oliver E. (2011) Bumblebees. 3rd edition. Classmark: QJG (34c)

Ramakrishna (2010) Annotated checklist of Indian land molluscs. Classmark: S.1 (5)

Rotheray, Graham E. (1989) Aphid predators. Classmark: QRE (17)

Roy, Helen E. (2013) Ladybirds. 2nd edition. Classmark: QI (35b)

Severns, Mike (2011) Shelss of the Hawaiian islands. Volumes 1&2. Classmark: q SA (3)

Shuker, David M. (2014) The evolution of insect mating systems. Classmark: Q.7 (60)

Smallshire, Dave (2014) Britain's dragonflies: a field guide to the damselflies and dragonflies of Britain and Ireland. 3rd edition. Classmark: QC (20c)

Smith, Rebecca K. (2014) Amphibian conservation: global evidence for the effects of interventions. Classmark: WA (7)

Stanisic, John (2010) Australian land snails. Volume 1: A field guide to eastern Australian species. Classmark: SE (22)

Taylor, Graham K. (2014) Evolutionary biomechanics: selection, phylogeny, and constraint. Classmark: EAD (15)

Van Perlo, Ber (2011) Birds of New Zealand, Hawaii, Central and West Pacific. Classmark: KZ.9 (32)

Van Perlo, Ber (2015) Birds of South America. Passerines: from Sapayoa to Finches. Classmark: KZ.8 (32)

Zuur, Alain F. (2014) Beginner's guide to generalised additive mixed models with R. Classmark: EBB (109)

Zuur, Alain F. (2016) Beginner's guide to zero-inflated models with R. Classmark: EBB (108)

 

New books March 2016

Printed books

Allendorf, Fred W. (2012) Conservation and the genetics of populations. 2nd edition. Classmark: GGW (235b)

Beebee, Trevor (2007) An introduction to molecular ecology. 2nd edition. Classmark: GG (279b)

 

 New books February 2016

Printed books

Greenspan, Ralph J. (2004) Fly pushing: the theory and practice of Drosophila genetics. 2nd edition. Classmark: QOE (33b) (2 copies)

Heberlein, Thomas A. (2012) Navigating environmental attitudes. Classmark: GG (278)

Hughes, David P. (2012) Host manipulation by parasites. Classmark:  GGN (76)

Marshall, George (2015) Don't even think about it: why our brains are wired to ignore climate change. Classmark: GGI (29)

Wegmann, Martin (2016) Remote sensing and GIS for ecologists: using Open Source software. Classmark: EPA (43)

 

New books December 2015

Printed books

Bell, Graham (2008) Selection: the mechanism of evolution. 2nd edition. Classmark: EO (352b) (Overnight Loan shelves)

Hayat, M.A. (1993) Stains and cytochemical methods. Classmark: EBY (46)

Klug, William S. (2015) Concepts of genetics. 11th edition. Classmark: q EN (5k) (Overnight Loan shelves)

Willmer, Pat (2011) Pollination and floral ecology. Classmark: FC (33)

Woodworth, Paddy (2013) Our once and future planet: restoring the world in the climate change century. Classmark: GG (277)

 

New books October 2015

Printed books

Briney, Kristin (2015) Data management for researchers: organize, maintain and share your data for research success. Classmark: D.14 (45)

Bronstein, Judith L. (2015) Mutualism. Classmark: GG (276)

Cooper, William E. (2015) Escaping from predators: an integrative view of escape decisions. Classmark: GFU (349) (1 copy on Overnight Loan shelves, 1 copy on Open shelves)

Cooter, J. (2006) A coleopterist's handbook. 4th edition. Classmark: QI (34d)

Cox, Philip G. (2015) Evolution of the rodents: advances in phylogeny, functional morphology and development. Classmark:    YR (8)

Leyser, Ottoline (2003) Mechanisms in plant development. Classmark: FA (62) (Overnight Loan shelves)

 

New books September 2015

Printed books

Agrios, George (2005) Plant pathology. 5th edition. Classmark: q FA (8e) (Overnight Loan shelves)

Ashcroft, Frances (2013) The spark of life: electricity in the human body. Classmark: GDB (10) (2 copies)

Berg, Jeremy M. (2015) Biochemistry. 8th edition. Classmark: EH (50h) (2 copies on Overnight Loan shelves, 1 copy on Open shelves)

Boyd, Robert (2015) How humans evolved. 7th edition. Classmark: EO (278g) (1 copy on Overnight Loan shelves, 1 copy on Open shelves)

Dawkins, Richard (2006) Climbing mount improbable. Classmark: EO (350) (2 copies)

Falconer, D.S. (1996) Introduction to quantitative genetics. 4th edition. Classmark: ENY (49d) (Overnight Loan shelves)

Griffiths, Anthony J.F. (2015) Introduction to genetic analysis. 11th edition. Classmark: q EN (9k) (1 copy on Overnight Loan shelves, 1 copy on Open shelves)

Grinstead, Charles M. (1997) Introduction to probability. 2nd revised edition. Classmark: EBC (18b) (Overnight Loan shelves)

Hall, John E. (2015) Guyton and Hall textbook of medical physiology. 13th edition. Classmark: q GD (10m) (Overnight Loan shelves)

Herron, Jon C. (2014) Evolutionary analysis. 5th edition. Classmark: EO (314e) (1 copy on Overnight Loan shelves, 1 copy on Open shelves)

Houghton, John (2015) Global warming: the complete briefing. 5th edition. (1 copy on Overnight Loan shelves, 1 copy on Open shelves)

Karp, Gerald (2014) Cell biology. 7th edition. Classmark: q EC (22g) (1 copy on Overnight Loan shelves, 1 copy on Open shelves)

Lambers, Hans (2008) Plant physiological ecology. 2nd edition. Classmark: FC (32b) (Overnight Loan shelves)

Lane, Nick (2009) Life ascending: the ten great inventions of evolution. Classmark: EO (349) (2 copies)

Lieberman, Daniel (2014) The story of the human body: evolution, health and disease. Classmark: EO (351) (2 copies)

Madigan, Michael T. (2015) Brock biology of microorganisms. 14th edition. Classmark: q FV (8n) (Overnight Loan shelves)

Payne, Robert B. (2005) The cuckoos. Classmark: KQ (9)

Pitman, Jim (1993) Probability. Classmark: EBC (17) (Overnight Loan shelves)

Rockwood, Larry L. (2015) Introduction to population ecology. 2nd edition. Classmark: GGP (79) (1 copy on Overnight Loan shelves, 1 copy on Open shelves)

Ross, Sheldon (2014) A first course in probability. 9th edition. Classmark: q EBC (3i) (Overnight Loan shelves)

Scales, Helen (2015) Spirals in time: the secret life and curious afterlife of seashells. Classmark: SA (34)

Sherwood, Lauralee (2013) Animal physiology: from genes to organisms. 2nd edition. Classmark: q GD (9b) (Overnight Loan shelves)

Wolpert, Lewis (2015) Principles of development. 5th edition. Classmark: q EEB (2)  (2 copies on Overnight Loan shelves, 1 copy on Open shelves)

 

New books August 2015

Printed books

Alcock, John (2006) An enthusiasm for orchids: sex and deception in plant evolution. Classmark: FA (61)

Allsopp, Nicky (2015) Fynbos: ecology, evolution, and conservation of a megadiverse region. Classmark: FY (50)

Ball, Stuart (2015) Britain's hoverflies: an introduction to the hoverflies of Britain and Ireland. 2nd edition. Classmark: QOD (8b)

Biedermann, Robert (2009) The plant- and leafhoppers of Germany: identification key to all species. Classmark: q QRC (2)

Campbell-Palmer, Roisin (2015) The Eurasian beaver. Classmark: YSR (1)

Chandler, Peter (2010) A dipterist's handbook. 2nd edition. Classmark: QO (30b)

Charmantier, Anne (2014) Quantitative genetics in the wild. Classmark: ENY (48)

Croft, Darren P. (2008) Exploring animal social networks. Classmark: GFU (348)

Johnsen, Sonke (2012) The optics of life: a biologist's guide to light in nature. Classmark: EAJ (14)

Kunz, Gernot (2011) Photographic atlas of the planthoppers and leafhoppers of Germany. Classmark: QRC (7)

Lake, Sophie (2015) Britain's habitats: a guide to the wildlife habitats of Britain and Ireland. Classmark: FY (51)

Leadbeater, Barry S.C. (2015) The choanoflagellates: evolution, biology and ecology. Classmark: LCA (1)

Marshall, James A.R. (2015) Social evolution and inclusive fitness theory: an introduction. Classmark: GFU (347) (1 copy on Overnight Loan shelves, 1 copy on Open shelves)

Pereira, Henrique M. (2015) Rewilding European landscapes. Classmark: GGW (234)

Sheskin, David J. (2011) Handbook of parametric and nonparametric statistical procedures. 5th edition. Classmark: EBB (104e)

Sterling, Peter (2015) Principles of neural design. Classmark: GFE (61)

Stone, James V. (2015) Information theory: a tutorial introduction. Classmark: EPA (42)

Stubbs, Alan E. (2002) British hoverflies: an illustrated identification guide. 2nd edition. Classmark: QOD (7b)

Wilson, Michael (2015) The planthoppers and leafhoppers of Britain and Ireland: identification keys to all families and genera and all British and Irish species not recorded from Germany. Classmark: QRC (6)

Wisniowski, Bogdan (2009) Spider-hunting wasps (Hymenoptera: Pompilidae) of Poland: diversity, identification, distribution. Classmark: QJC (20)

Zinsser, William (2006) On writing well: the classic guide to writing nonfiction. Classmark: D.14 (44)

Zuur, Alain F. (2013) A beginner's guide to GLM and GLMM with R: a frequentist and Bayesian perspective for ecologists. Classmark: EBB (103)

 

New books April 2015

Printed books

Bear, Mark F. (2015) Neuroscience: exploring the brain. 4th edition. Classmark: q GF (12d) (1 copy on Overnight Loan shelves, 1 copy on Open Shelves)

Buss, Leo W. (1987) The evolution of individuality. Classmark: EO (348) (Overnight Loan shelves)

Carlson, Neil R. (2014) Physiology of behaviour. 11th edition. Classmark: q GFU (14k) (Overnight Loan shelves)

Gazzaniga, Michael S. (2014) Cognitive neuroscience: the biology of the mind. 4th edition. Classmark: q GF (15d) (1 copy on Overnight Loan shelves, 1 copy on Open Shelves)

Gorini, Catherine A. (2012) Master math: probability. Classmark: EBC (16) (Overnight Loan shelves)

Haefner, James W. (2005) Modeling biological systems: principles and applications. 2nd edition. Classmark: EBA (36b) (Overnight Loan shelves)

Hastings, Alan (1997) Population biology: concepts and models. Classmark: EBA (37) (Overnight Loan shelves)

Hill, Richard W. (2012) Animal physiology. 3rd edition. Classmark: q GD (8c) (Overnight Loan shelves)

Milner-Gulland, E.J. (2007) Conservation and sustainable use: a handbook of techniques Classmark: GGW (233) (Overnight Loan shelves)

Nusslein-Volhard, Christiane (2006) Coming to life: how genes drive development. Classmark: EEB (76) (Overnight Loan shelves)

 

 New books March 2015

Printed books

Lack, David (1983) Darwin's finches, with introduction and notes by Laurene M. Ratcliffe and Peter T. Boag. Classmark: EO (88b)

Taiz, Lincoln (2015) Plant physiology and development. 6th edition. Classmark: q FA (2f) (2 copies on Overnight Loan shelves, 1 copy on Open Shelves)

Weinberg, Robert A. (2014) The biology of cancer. 2nd edition. Classmark: q EC (28b) (Overnight Loan shelves)

 

New books January 2015

Printed books

Alberts, Bruce (2015) Molecular biology of the cell. 6th edition. Classmark: q EC (16f) (2 copies on Overnight Loan shelves, 1 copy on Open Shelves)

Benton, Michael J. (2015) Vertebrate palaeontology. 4th edition. Classmark: UU.12 (3d) (Overnight Loan shelves)

Fisher, Brendan (2015) A field guide to economics for conservationists. Classmark: GGW (232) (2 copies on Overnight Loan shelves, 1 copy on Open Shelves)

Pearce-Higgins, James W. (2014) Birds and climate change: impacts and conservation responses. Classmark: K.8 (71) (2 copies on Overnight Loan shelves, 1 copy on Open Shelves)

Penney, David (2014) Fossil insects: an introduction to palaeoentomology. Classmark: Q.12 (3) (2 copies on Overnight Loan shelves, 1 copy on Open Shelves)

Phillips, Rob (2013) Physical biology of the cell. 2nd edition. Classmark: q EC (27b) (Overnight Loan shelves)

Shumaker, Robert W. (2011) Animal tool behaviour: the use and manufacture of tools by animals. Classmark: GFU (346) (2 copies on Overnight Loan shelves, 1 copy on Open Shelves)

Electronic books

Simmons, Peter (2010) Nerve cells and animal behaviour. 3rd edition. http://search.lib.cam.ac.uk/?itemid=|eresources|380643

 

New books December 2014

Printed books

Keddy, Paul A. (2007) Plants and vegetation: origins, processes, consequences. Classmark: FA (60) (Overnight Loan shelves)

Sanchez, Marcelo (2012) Embryos in deep time: the rock record of biological development. Classmark: GJ (46) (Overnight Loan shelves)

Smith, David A.S. (2014) African Queens and their kin: a Darwinian odyssey. Classmark: QNB (41)

Sodhi, Navjot S. (2010) Conservation biology for all. Classmark: GGW (231) (1 copy on Overnight Loan shelves, 1 copy on Open Shelves)

Soltesz, Ivan (2006) Diversity in the neuronal machine: order and variability in interneuronal microcircuits. Classmark: GF (236) (Overnight Loan shelves)

Stern, Claudio D. (2004) Gastrulation: from cells to embryos. Classmark: q EE (6) (Overnight Loan shelves)