My favorite birding resources (In no order)

A Listmania! list by sauerkraut
 
Birds of North America (Kaufman Focus Guides)
1.  Birds of North America (Kaufman Focus Guides) by Kenn Kaufman
The list author says:
  "This remarkable field guide features digitally edited photos."
Used & New from: $0.01
4.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (164 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

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The Sibley Field Guide to Birds of Eastern North America
2.  The Sibley Field Guide to Birds of Eastern North America by David Allen Sibley
The list author says:
  "This field guide does not disappoint."
$10.73   Used & New from: $6.30
4.8 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (291 customer reviews)

All the Birds of North America : American Bird Conservancy's Field Guide
3.  All the Birds of North America : American Bird Conservancy's Field Guide by Jack L. Griggs
The list author says:
  "I have always appreciated this field guide."
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4.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (41 customer reviews)

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Peterson Field Guides to Eastern Birds, 4th Edition
4.  Peterson Field Guides to Eastern Birds, 4th Edition by Roger Tory Peterson
The list author says:
  "I find this to be a classic field guide.  Roger Tory Peterson's artwork is excellent."
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4.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (90 customer reviews)

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Peterson Field Guide: Eastern Birds' Nests
5.  Peterson Field Guide: Eastern Birds' Nests by Hal H. Harrison
The list author says:
  "This field guide is essential."
$15.17   Used & New from: $5.39
4.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (35 customer reviews)

Stokes Field Guide to Bird Songs: Eastern Region
6.  Stokes Field Guide to Bird Songs: Eastern Region by Donald Stokes
The list author says:
  "This resource to bird vocalizations is the best on the market."
Used & New from: $0.04
4.4 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (60 customer reviews)

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Stokes Field Guide to Bird Songs: Western Region
7.  Stokes Field Guide to Bird Songs: Western Region by Lillian Q. Stokes
The list author says:
  "This resource to bird vocalizations is the best on the market."
Used & New from: $2.24
4.3 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (34 customer reviews)

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The Sibley Guide to Birds
8.  The Sibley Guide to Birds by David Allen Sibley
The list author says:
  "The artwork of David Allen Sibley is skillful, and I like how the birds are illustrated in various postures."
Used & New from: $0.72
4.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (298 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

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The Crossley ID Guide: Eastern Birds (The Crossley ID Guides)
9.  The Crossley ID Guide: Eastern Birds (The Crossley ID Guides) by Richard Crossley
The list author says:
  "This is an intriguing, helpful guide that is an adventure to use."
$23.43   Used & New from: $16.00
4.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (158 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

The Crossley ID Guide: Raptors (The Crossley ID Guides)
10.  The Crossley ID Guide: Raptors (The Crossley ID Guides) by Jerry Liguori
The list author says:
  "This is an excellent guide to raptor identification."
$21.68   Used & New from: $13.24
4.8 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (79 customer reviews)

The Crossley ID Guide: Britain and Ireland (The Crossley ID Guides)
11.  The Crossley ID Guide: Britain and Ireland (The Crossley ID Guides) by Dominic Couzens
The list author says:
  "This is an invaluable resource."
$25.10   Used & New from: $11.74
5.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (3 customer reviews)

Smithsonian Birds of North America
12.  Smithsonian Birds of North America by Fred J. Alsop
The list author says:
  "This is an informational book."
Used & New from: $23.95
4.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (33 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

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American Museum of Natural History Birds of North America
13.  American Museum of Natural History Birds of North America by Paul D. Hess
The list author says:
  "This informative book has come in handy--the longevity records are especially helpful."
$24.56   Used & New from: $10.93
4.9 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (23 customer reviews)

Lives of North American Birds (Peterson Natural History Companions)
14.  Lives of North American Birds (Peterson Natural History Companions) by Kenn Kaufman
The list author says:
  "This indispensable book contains the life histories of the birds of North America."
Used & New from: $1.20
4.8 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (16 customer reviews)

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National Geographic Complete Birds of North America
15.  National Geographic Complete Birds of North America by Jonathan K. Alderfer
The list author says:
  "This book is informative."
$26.64   Used & New from: $7.02
4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (49 customer reviews)

Encyclopedia of North American Birds: An Essential Guide to Common Birds of North America
16.  Encyclopedia of North American Birds: An Essential Guide to Common Birds of North America by Derek Hall
The list author says:
  "This is an informative reference."
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5.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (1 customer review)

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Birds (A Golden Guide from St. Martin's Press)
17.  Birds (A Golden Guide from St. Martin's Press) by Herbert S. Zim
The list author says:
  "This helpful field guide features the birds most likely to be seen in North America."
$6.95   Used & New from: $0.01
4.3 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (68 customer reviews)

Bird Life (A Golden Guide from St. Martin's Press)
18.  Bird Life (A Golden Guide from St. Martin's Press) by Stephen W. Kress
The list author says:
  "This is a pleasing primer that deals with bird biology and behavior."
$6.95   Used & New from: $0.01
4.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (3 customer reviews)

Ornithology
19.  Ornithology by Frank B. Gill
The list author says:
  "This textbook is invaluable."
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4.9 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (10 customer reviews)

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Manual of Ornithology: Avian Structure and Function
20.  Manual of Ornithology: Avian Structure and Function by Patrick J. Lynch
The list author says:
  "This is an informative reference."
$38.70   Used & New from: $16.99
4.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (33 customer reviews)

Essential Ornithology
21.  Essential Ornithology by Graham Scott
The list author says:
  "This is an informative reference."
$49.23   Used & New from: $33.11
4.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (5 customer reviews)

Watching Birds: An Introduction to Ornithology
22.  Watching Birds: An Introduction to Ornithology by Roger F. Pasquier
The list author says:
  "This is an informative reference."
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The Sibley Guide to Bird Life & Behavior
23.  The Sibley Guide to Bird Life & Behavior by David Allen Sibley
The list author says:
  "This book provides invaluable information and well-done, informative illustrations."
Used & New from: $3.97
4.8 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (81 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

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1001 Questions Answered About Birds
24.  1001 Questions Answered About Birds by Allan D. Cruickshank
The list author says:
  "I finally got around to reading this and learned things from it."
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3.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (1 customer review)

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Pete Dunne on Bird Watching: The How-to, Where-to, and When-to of Birding
25.  Pete Dunne on Bird Watching: The How-to, Where-to, and When-to of Birding by Peter Dunne
The list author says:
  "This book from Pete Dunne is instructive--I find the information on binoculars to be indispensable."
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4.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (12 customer reviews)

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Sibley's Birding Basics
26.  Sibley's Birding Basics by David Allen Sibley
The list author says:
  "This guide is helpful for learning bird identification skills."
$11.54   Used & New from: $2.20
4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (68 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

National Geographic Birding Essentials
27.  National Geographic Birding Essentials by Jonathan K. Alderfer
The list author says:
  "This is a well-done resource."
$13.01   Used & New from: $0.01
4.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (16 customer reviews)

Kaufman Field Guide to Advanced Birding (Kaufman Field Guides)
28.  Kaufman Field Guide to Advanced Birding (Kaufman Field Guides) by Kenn Kaufman
The list author says:
  "This is an essential guide--the section that deals with expectations and desire is excellent."
$14.36   Used & New from: $5.48
4.8 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (41 customer reviews)

Birders Dictionary
29.  Birders Dictionary by Randall T. Cox
The list author says:
  "This is a useful guide to learning birding terminology."
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5.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (1 customer review)

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Ortho's All About Attracting Birds
30.  Ortho's All About Attracting Birds by Michael D. McKinley
The list author says:
  "This guide is helpful for bringing the birds closer; an informative section on bird garden plants is included."
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4.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (1 customer review)

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The Life of Birds
31.  The Life of Birds DVD ~ David Attenborough
The list author says:
  "This is an admirable, engaging DVD presentation."
$25.78   Used & New from: $21.78
4.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (245 customer reviews) | 2 customer discussions

North American Birds for Windows
32.  North American Birds for Windows by Simon & Schuster Interactive
The list author says:
  "This birding software is pleasing--I especially find the recorded bird vocalizations to be useful."
Used & New from: $2.60
3.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (11 customer reviews)

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