Educational Resources


The Office of Research and Sponsored Programs provides online access to several highly useful books related to the use of animal subjects in research. Included in this collection are:

  • Guide for the Care and Use of Laboratory Animals
  • Occupational Health and Safety in the Care and Use of Research Animals
  • Protecting Participants and Facilitating Social and Behavioral Sciences Research
  • Education and Training in the Care and Use of Laboratory Animals: A Guide for Developing Institutional Programs

AALAS Learning Library

The AALAS Learning Library provides training that is essential for faculty, staff, and students working with animal in a research or education setting. SHSU currently only has access to the free courses found here. Please consider incorporating this valuable training into your courses or research programs.”