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Who should use this database?
Those looking for bibliographic citations to publications covering all aspects of agriculture and allied disciplines, 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.
What kinds of materials are referenced in the database?
AGRICOLA (AGRICultural OnLine Access) was created by the National Agricultural Library (NAL) and its cooperators. It features an Online Public Access Catalog, known as "Books, etc.," that contains citations to books, audiovisual materials, serial publications, and other materials held and not held in the NAL collection. The other data set is the Journal Article Citation Index, known as "Articles, etc." It includes citations, many with abstracts, to journal articles (see List of Journals Indexed), book chapters, reports, and reprints, selected primarily from the materials cataloged in Books, etc.
What years does the database cover?
Currently, the Online Public Access Catalog (Books, etc.) contains all records produced from 1970 to the present. Journal Article Citation Index (Articles, etc.) contains records produced from 1979 to the present.
Will I find full-text articles in the database?