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Research Databases

These are a small selection of the databses used for agricultural research.  For a complete list of all the databases related to agriculture, click here.

Finding Journal Articles

There are two ways to access journals at the University of Kentucky; some journals are in print, while others are electronic.  To find print journals, search InfoKat Discovery by title, much like you would for a book.  For electronic journals, use E-Journals A-Z.  Once at E-Journals A-Z, search by the journal title.

The journals below are some of the most frequently cited in agricultural research. They are a good place to begin research. All are available in full-text electronically.

  • American Journal of Agricultural Economics
  • Animal
  • Crop Science
  • Journal of Agricultural Science
  • Journal of the Science of Food and Agriculture
  • Livestock Science
  • Nature Biotechnology
  • Plant Journal
  • Soil Science Society of America Journal
  • Transactions of the ASABE

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Useful Websites

The list of resources below are highly useful for finding agricultural information and statistics. These tools are good places to start general agricultural research. Please email us any suggestions of websites you think should be included here.

Finding Extension Publications

In the field of agriculture, the research and publications of Extension Services are incredibly important. To locate Extension Publications, use the resources below:

If you want to find Extension Publications in print, they are located in Young Library. You can search for them in InfoKat Discovery by call number.  The series title and their corresponding call numbers are listed below.

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