|SPORE Bulletin of the CTA No. 24 (CTA Spore, 1989, 16 p.)|
A specialist collection of documents includes works on breeding and rearing, nutrition, milk production, pasturage and animal pathology. It contains more than 12,000 books, 3000 reports, 7000 theses, a thousand or so periodicals and 1200 microfiches. There is a postal documentation request service for scientific articles, reports, bibliographies, etc.
The photographic library contains 13,000 black and white photos and 16,000 colour slides.
For example, a series of 78 colour slides on the principal domestic species found in the inter- tropical zone, together with a brief commentary, is currently available.