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Agricola: Getting Started

A guide for searching in the Agricola database.

About Agricola

Produced by the National Agricultural Library, AGRICOLA offers vital agricultural information from 1970 to the present. It contains over 5 million citations to journal articles, monographs, theses, patents, software, audio-visual materials, and technical reports re-lated to agriculture. These records describe publications and resources encompassing 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 and earth and environmental sciences.

Accessing Agricola

Ways to access:

  1. From the Funk Library website, under "Funk Library supports research for," click "Agricultural, Consumer and Environmental Sciences (ACES)." This will bring you to the ACES Resources webpage. Scroll down to "Subject Specific" under "Key Databases" and select "Agricola."
  2. From the A-Z Databases website, search "Agricola." Note: Agricola is listed twice on A-Z Databases.


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