Best bet GALILEO databases for Agricultural Science
Academic Search Complete
This scholarly collection offers full-text coverage of information in many areas of academic study, including archaeology, area studies, astronomy, biology, chemistry, civil engineering, electrical engineering, ethnic and multicultural studies, food science and technology, general science, geography, geology, law, mathematics, mechanical engineering, music, physics, psychology, religion and theology, women's studies, and other fields.
Contains bibliographic records from the U.S. Department of Agriculture's National Agricultural Library and covers every major agricultural subject.
Food Science Source
Contains full-text coverage for more than 1,300 publications, including journals, monographs, magazines, and trade publications, all directly dealing with food industry-related issues.
Gale Science in Context
Science in Context provides information on hundreds of today's most important science topics. This database relates science to real-world issues.
Research Library (Proquest)
Provides one-stop access to a wide range of popular academic subjects and includes full-text access for thousands of titles, including scholarly journals, trade publications, magazines, and newspapers.
Science Direct provides abstracts and selected complimentary full-text articles from scholarly journals published by Elsevier and its subsidiaries.
Ag Science Periodicals for ATC
Keywords to try
Searching GALILEO is a bit different than searching GOOGLE. It's tricky to find the right words to describe your topic. Persistence is key! If your first search doesn't bring the results you want, try another one with different words. Here are some keywords to try:
**Use quotation marks around phrases (example: "animal husbandry")
- animal domestication
- animal husbandry
- capital-intensive agriculture
- cereal grain
- commercial agriculture
- crop rotation
- double cropping
- extensive agriculture
- genetically modified foods (GMOs)
- green revolution
- intensive cultivation
- labor-intensive agriculture
- luxury crops
- organic agriculture
- plant domestication
- ridge tillage
- seed agriculture
- sustainable agriculture
- vegetative planting
- plantation agriculture
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