SDMA Club Library

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MASNA recommends the following books for your personal or marine aquarium club library. Feel free to click through to the amazon link to buy the book using MASNA’s affiliate link!

Basic Aquarium Books

Marine Aquariums: Basic Aquarium Setup And Maintenance (Fish Keeping Made Easy)

The New Marine Aquarium

Marine Aquarium Handbook

The Simple Guide to Marine Aquariums

Ultimate Marine Aquariums: Saltwater Dream Systems and How They Are Created


Basic Reef Aquarium Books

The Successful Reef Aquarium: Basics of German Reefkeeping

Small reef aquarium basics: The optimum aquarium for the reef hobbyist

Coral Farming: Expanded Second Edition

Aquarium Corals : Selection, Husbandry, and Natural History

Quick Reference Guide (Oceanographic Series)

Advanced Aquarium Books

Advanced Marine Aquarium Techniques

Advanced Aquarist, Volume IX, Book II: 2010 Edition

Marine Fish and Invert Reef Aquarium: Advanced Techniques and Instrumentation

Advanced Aquarist, Volume X, Book I: 2011 Edition

The Conscientious Marine Aquarist


Advanced Reef Aquarium

Advanced Reef Keeping 1: A Comprehensive Guide to Setting Up Your Reef Tank

Reef Coral Identification: Florida, Caribbean, Bahamas 3rd Edition

How to Frag Corals: A Simple Guide to Coral Propagation and Coral Fragging for the Marine Reef Aquarium Hobbyist…

Book of Coral Propagation, Volume 1 Edition 2: Reef Gardening for Aquarists

Aquascaping: Aquarium Landscaping Like a Pro, Second Edition: Aquarist’s Guide to Planted Tank Aesthetics and… 


The Reef Aquarium: A Comprehensive Guide to the Identification and Care of Tropical Marine Invertebrates (Volume 1)

Invertebrate Medicine

The 101 Best Marine Invertebrates: How to Choose & Keep Hardy, Brilliant, Fascinating Species That Will Thrive…

What Invertebrates?: A Buyer’s Guide for Marine Aquariums (What Pet? Books)

A PocketExpert Guide to Marine Invertebrates: 500+ Essential-to-Know Aquarium Species

Giant Clams in the Sea and the Aquarium Hardcover


Sharks, Rays and Jellies 

Aquarium Sharks & Rays: An Essential Guide to Their Selection, Keeping, and Natural History

Sharks & Rays in Aquariums: Gaining an understanding of how to keep these fishes in captive saltwater systems…

A Pocket Guide to Sharks of the World

How to Keep Jellyfish in Aquariums: An Introductory Guide for Maintaining Healthy Jellies