Agriculture Database, EBSCOhost Research Databases

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EBSCOhost Research Databases are a collection of agricultural databases including AGRICOLA. You will find a collection of Food Science Sources, FSTA, Biological and Agricultural Index, CAB Abstracts Archive, Garden, Landscape and Horticulture Index, NTIS, as well as commercial periodicals from the Southern US. You will also find a list of agricultural colleges and universities providing education in the field of agriculture. You will also find a list of University libraries that provide indexes articles in agriculture, including plant and animal sciences, forestry, entomology, soil and water resources agricultural economics, agricultural engineering, alternative farming practices, as well as food and nutrition.

AGRICOLA is the biggest agricultural database compiled by the U.S. National Agricultural Library. AGRICOLA comprises 3 million citations to journal articles, monographs, theses, patents, software, audio-visual materials, as well as technical reports related to all aspects of agriculture. The database includes subjects like Agriculture, Agronomy, Animal Science, Aquaculture, Biology, Botany, Breeding, Crop Management, Dairy Science, Ecology, Environment, Fertilizers, Food & Agriculture, Forestry, Horticulture, Natural Resources, Nutrition, Pesticides, Plant Genetics, Soils, Veterinary Science, and Water. However, access to AGRICOLA is restricted to University of Connecticut only. Apart from AGRICOLA, other agricultural databases include AGRIS International, BioOne.1, CAB Abstracts, CARIS (Current Agricultural Research Information System), CRIS (Current Research Information System), Scopus, and Turfgrass Information File.

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