AGRICOLA

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Library database coverage dates: 
1970 - Present
Library database description: 
AGRICOLA (AGRICultural OnLine Access) is a database created and maintained by the United States Department of Agriculture. The database serves as the catalog and index for the collections of the United States National Agricultural Library, but it also provides public access to information on agriculture and allied fields. The AGRICOLA database is organized into two bibliographic data sets, which must be searched separately. One data set, Online Public Access catalog, contains citations to books, audiovisual materials, serial publications, etc. The other data set, Journal Article Citation Index, includes citations, many with abstracts, to journal articles, book chapters, reports, and reprints, etc. AGRICOLA indexes a wide variety of publications covering agriculture and its allied fields, including, "animal and veterinary sciences, entomology, plant sciences, forestry, aquaculture and fisheries, farming and farming systems, agricultural economics, extension and education, food and human nutrition, and earth and environmental sciences."
Library database formats: 
Articles
eBooks
Government Documents
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