IUCN SSC Occasional Papers cover a broad range of subjects including conservation of groups of species in a particular geographical region, wildlife trade issues, and proceedings of workshops.

Many of the Occasional Papers are available online. You will need Adobe Acrobat Reader to access and read the files.

Hard copies of SSC Occasional Papers can be purchased through the IUCN Library on-line catalogue at www.iucn.org/publications, from Earthprint at www.earthprint.com, email: orders@earthprint.co.uk  and in the USA from Island Press http://islandpress.org, email: custserv@press.uchicago.edu

The Occasional Papers are arranged in number order, with the most recent listed first.

IUCN SSC also publishes a series of Action Plans.