Learn more about dinosaurs and paleotology by following the information and links in this pathfinder. Have fun!


Print Resources, Books and Magazines

Look on L4U, our school's online catalogue or Regina Public Library's online catalogue with these keywords and phrases:

Subject Headings:

  • dinosaurs
  • paleontology
  • fossils ===Keywords & Phrases:===
  • dinosaur
  • prehistoric reptile
  • fossils
  • specific name of dinosaur, such as Diplodocus
  • paleontology
  • paleontologist
  • extinction
  • extinct animals ===Dewey Decimal Numbers:===
  • 560 - fossils
  • 567 - dinosaurs


Encyclopedias & Databases

Type keywords and phrases into the search bar of these online resources.
Encyclopedia Britannica - You must be at school to have access to this or use the Regina Public Library with your library card number and PIN



Zoom Dinosaurs - includes a wealth of information on dino fact sheets, print-out pages, paleotologists, fossils, the mesozoic era and more!
42explore Dinosaurs - links to hundreds of sites about dinosaurs compiled by Annette Lamb and Larry Johnson at eduscapes
Dinosaurs and Fossils - a list of sites from Cumberland County about dinosaurs and fossils including lessons, webquests, fun links and more.
Dinosaur Webquest - designed for Gr. 2 by Ruth Elliott and Christine Todd, Saskatoon Public Schools
Dinosaurs - links compiled by North Attleborough Public Schools includes dino facts, dinosaur tracks, eggs and fossils, info. about eras and extinction
Dinosauria - information and links from the University of California Museum of Paleontology
KidsDino - the dinosaur page of the Kids Know It Network. Contains information, flash cards, and games.