Full length journal, magazine and newspaper articles can be found in our online article collections.
Citations to articles may be found using AGRICOLA (Agriculture)
If a book or article cannot be found in PVAMU’s resources, it can usually be borrowed from another library. Fill out the Interlibrary Loan form, and please note that it may take several weeks to receive the item.
Material on Agriculture can be found in several areas in the library. Search the PVAMU Libraries Online Catalog for agriculture and related terms. Most of the books on Agriculture that can be checked out are located on the fourth floor in the S section. You’ll find useful statistics and background information in in the Reference area on the first floor in such books as:
The Coleman Library subscribes to over 140 agricultural periodicals. A complete list is available via the Library Catalog or in the Periodical Section of the Library.
Agriculture Cooperative Extension Resources: Located in the periodical section; Materials are arranged by state.
Texas Government Documents: Located in Reference Area on the back wall.
|Agriculture/ Agricultural Websites-Scholarly Research Guides:
Commercial (.com); Educational (.edu); Government (.gov); Organization (.org)
Agriculture News – Agriculture Industry Today Latest agriculture & farming news for agriculture industry professionals & analysts. Breaking ag commodities prices & trade news. http://agriculture.einnews.com/
Blog Directory Agriculture http://blogs.botw.org/Science/Agriculture/ Blog Website directory of resources related to Agriculture.
Librarians’ Internet Index Agriculture “A voluntary alliance and partnership of nearly 60 member institutions and organizations working to offer a web pages devoted to reliable access to quality agricultural information http://liiwww.ischool.drexel.edu/pub/topic/agriculture
TAMU College of Agriculture and Life Sciences The Texas A&M University webpage with an overview, departments, programs, student organizations, scholarships, internships, events, former students, and site search on agriculture. http://aglifesciences.tamu.edu/
Agricultural Research Service, USDA The main in-house research arm of the US Department of Agriculture. Research news, find-a-researcher, consumer and educational information on a wide range. http://www.ars.usda.gov/main/main.htm
NASS – National Agricultural Statistics Service USDA National Agricultural Statistics Service Information. NASS publications cover a wide range of subjects, from traditional crops, such as corn and wheat. http://www.nass.usda.gov/index.asp
National Agricultural Library Part of the United States Department of Agriculture’s Agricultural Research Service, the NAL serves as the nation’s chief information resource for Agriculture Literature. www.nal.usda.gov/
Open Directory – Science: Agriculture Agricultural Biodiversity Weblog – Luigi Guarino and Jeremy Cherfas aim to include on this blog, nuggets of information on anything that relates to agriculture. www.dmoz.org/Science/Agriculture
The National Institute for Animal Agriculture Compiles information on serving and promoting the livestock industry in the United States. Includes downloadable technical papers, event and educational materials. www.animalagriculture.org/
Council for Agricultural Science and Technology Assembles, interprets, and communicates science-based information regionally, nationally, and internationally on food, fiber, agricultural, natural resource. www.cast-science.org/
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