CAB Abstracts is the most comprehensive database of its kind, giving researchers instant access to over 5 million records covering the applied life sciences.
World-renowned CAB Abstracts is the largest professionally-produced database covering international issues in agriculture, forestry, and allied disciplines in the life sciences. The database contains over 6.3 million records (with 300,000 abstracts added each year) from over 7,500 journals. books, and conference proceedings. Subjects covered include: * Agriculture, including animal production and welfare, horticulture, crop science and protection, applied economics and rural studies * Animal and Veterinary Sciences, including animal nutrition, entomology, aquaculture and equine science * Environmental Sciences, including, ecology and climate change, forestry, soil science, and hydrology * Human Health, Food and Nutrition, including food science and communicable diseases * Leisure and Tourism * Microbiology and parasitology, including mycology, bacteriology and virology * Plant Sciences, including biotechnology, plant protection, and crop science Coverage is from 1973 to the present, with abstracts in English prepared from papers originally published in over 75 different languages.
CAB Abstracts now includes Full Text Select, a growing list of more than 40,000 full-text documents, including conference proceedings, reports, and difficult-to-find journal full text from around the world. The repository contains PDF full text including journal articles in English and non-English languages (See current list here); conference proceedings frequently offering important papers months before the completed research paper is published (See current list here); book chapters, monographs, government reports, and more. CAB Abstracts Full Text Select offers records from 2003 to date, with approximately 10,000 new records added each year.
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