Full text databases

Bibliographic databases

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Other important databases

  • African Journals Online (AJOL)
  • AgEcon
    Full text library of research in Agricultural and Applied Economics.
  • Agri2000
    Bilingual Agricultural Virtual Library includes Agri2000 (the Agricultural megadata base for the Americas) plus four other international catalogs: AgNIC, Agrícola, AGRIS, and AgriCat, all accessible at one site.
  • AGRICOLA
    National Agricultural Library Online Public Access Catalog of records and Journal Article Citation Index; over 3 million bibliographic citations.
  • Agricultural Market Access Database (AMAD)
    Agricultural Market Access Database (AMAD) includes a broad set of recent data related to tariffs and trade for 50 countries.
  • AGRIS
    Worldwide bibliographic coverage of agricultural science and technology literature. Assembled by AGRIS. Coordinating Center, FAO; over 2.7 million references.
  • AGROVOC
    Multilingual Agricultural Thesaurus
  • Analyzing Agriculture
    Maintained by Australian scholar and agricultural analyst, John Chudleigh, directs you to sites that provide useful information on agriculture and the economy.
  • BLDS
    British Library for Development Studies at IDS: Europe’s largest research collection on economic and social change in developing countries.
  • CAB Reviews
  • CARIS
    Current Agricultural Research Information System.
  • CGIAR Resources
  • CiteSeer.IST
    Scientific literature digital library that can be used to search for documents and for citations by title, author, and subject. Provided by the School of Information Sciences and Technology, PennState and NEC Research Institute.
  • Copac
    Copac provides free access to the merged online catalogues of major UK and Irish university research libraries, plus the British Library & the National Library of Scotland.
  • Descriptions of Fungi and Bacteria
  • Development Gateway
    An interactive food security portal for information on development and poverty reduction.
  • Digital Library of the Commons
    A gateway to the international literature on the commons, common-pool resources, and common property.
  • Directory of Open Access Journals (DOAJ)
  • EARD-Infosys+
    EARD-InfoSys+ is the web-based Information System on European Agricultural Research for Development (ARD). It gathers data on European ARD organizations, funding, projects, training, experts, news and events.
  • Econpapers
    Search the world’s largest collection of online economics working papers, journal articles, and software.
  • Elsevier
  • FAOSTAT
    FAO multilingual databases containing over 1 million time-series records covering international statistics in agricultural areas.
  • FAO World Census of Agriculture
    Agricultural censuses and surveys for a group of countries together with concepts, definitions, and methodological issues to carry out agricultural censuses.
  • FAPRI
    Commodities and Elasticity databases from the Food and Agricultural Policy Research Institute (FAPRI).
  • Food and Fertilizer Technology Center (FFTC)
    Access to technical publications on tropical agriculture, with an emphasis on low cost technology for small farms, focusing on the Asia Pacific Region.
  • FORUM
    The Forum on Agricultural Resource Husbandry program of the Rockefeller Foundation–an initiative of a consortium of 10 universities in east and southern Africa.
  • ISIHighlycited.com
    Expert gateway to the world’s most highly cited researchers.
  • MEDLINE
    National Library of Medicine search service to access the 15 million citations and biomedical articles back to the 1950s in MEDLINE and Pre-MEDLINE.
  • OAIster
    An easily searchable broad collection of freely available, previously difficult-to-access, academically-oriented digital resources provided by the research library community. Project of the Digital Library Production Service of the University of Michigan.
  • PROTA4U
  • Registry of Research Data Repositories (re3data.org)
  • SCI-DEV NET
    Global site for news, views and information on science, technology and the developing world.
  • ScienceDirect
  • Springer
  • Web-agri
    Agricultural search engine–searches in over 750,000 agricultural web pages.
  • Wiley Online library
  • WorldCat
    Search this database of constantly updated information from hundreds of libraries to locate books, research abstracts and full-text articles.