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AGRICOLA (Agricultural Online Access)  Connect to AGRICOLA
Access: Internet-delivered database. There are three ways to connect:
   1. from a public computer in the University of Delaware Library
   2. from a University of Delaware campus connection in your dorm, lab, or office
   3. from an off-campus connection (University of Delaware ID required)
Description:

Citations to agricultural literature acquired by the National Agricultural Library (NAL). It includes journal articles, monographs, theses, patents, software, audio-visual materials, and technical reports. The records describe publications and resources encompassing all aspects of agriculture and allied disciplines including plant and animal sciences, forestry, entomology, soil and water resources, agricultural economics, agricultural engineering, agricultural products, alternative farming practices, and food and nutrition. Auxiliary subjects that support NAL's Information Center activities, such as agricultural trade and marketing, rural information, and animal welfare are also included.

By clicking on the “Visual Search” tab, you can search the database and have your results sorted by topic in an interactive, visual map.

Coverage: 1970-
Updated: monthly
Links: Has Get It! links.
Notes:

The NAL Agricultural Thesaurus is the controlled indexing vocabulary for AGRICOLA.

Permitted Uses: The text of the license, which specifies permitted usages, can be viewed by clicking on “Terms of Use” at the bottom of each screen.
Help: Click on “HELP” on the navigation bar. For further assistance, contact a librarian.
Related Resources:

The National Agricultural Library's AGRICOLA, free to all, is an alternative method to access the database.

AGRICOLA is equivalent to the print Bibliography of Agriculture (Agr Z5073 .U572).

Users: 5 concurrent users
Producer: National Agricultural Library

This page is maintained by Erin Daix, Collection Development Department.

Last modified: 08/05/13