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Key Agriculture & Horticulture Databases

Arrow Web of Science Click for more information View a demonstration.
Excellent research tool for cross-search of major science databases, or search individually:  CAB Abstracts (premier database for agriculture, horticulture, forestry and applied life sciences); MEDLINE (medical and health science, including animal diseases, veterinary medicine and zoonoses); Biological Abstracts (entire field of life sciences); Web of Science Core Collection (multidisciplinary citation database; includes Science Citation Index).

Arrow Scopus, 1996 to present, plus historical indexing of key scientific titles Click for more information   View a demonstration.
Multidisciplinary, citation database, with 100% coverage of Medline titles. Includes articles in press, plus web and patent results.

Arrow Google Scholar Click for more information   View a demonstration.
Multidisciplinary Google search engine for scholarly articles and books. Includes citation linking, and full-text searching of many publications.

Arrow Contains significant New Zealand content New Zealand Science Click for more information
Comprehensive index provided by the Crown Research Institutes, Conservation Department and the Royal Society of New Zealand.

Other Databases Recommended for Agriculture & Horticulture

Arrow Contains significant New Zealand content SciQuest Click for more information
Full text database covering New Zealand and Australian veterinary and animal science, and veterinary continuing education publications.

Arrow Scifinder-N Click for more information
Primary database for chemistry and biochemistry; also valuable for applied sciences, including agriculture, pharmacology, engineering, and environmental topics. Search for chemical data, properties, structures, reactions, literature, citations, patents, and more.  

Arrow AGRICOLA Click for more information
Catalogue and journal article index to the collections of the U.S. National Agricultural Library.

Arrow AgEcon Search
Open access repository of full-text scholarly literature in agricultural and applied economics, compiled by the University of Minnesota. Includes working papers, conference papers, and journal articles.

FAO database, covering agriculture, forestry, animal husbandry, aquatic sciences and fisheries, and human nutrition, from 1975 onwards. Includes unpublished scientific and technical reports, theses, conference papers and government publications, from over 100 countries.

Arrow Livestock Library
Full-text library of information relating to beef and sheep health and production in Australia.

Arrow Contains significant New Zealand content New Zealand Fisheries Management Research Database Click for more information
Primarily New Zealand content about fishing and fisheries management. Covers social, economic, environmental, recreational, and customary rights, (but not biological or scientific information).




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