Useful Reference Links


Agriculture Resources - General


  • AgNIC
  • (Agriculture Network Information Center) A cooperative project between the National Agriculture Library and Land Grant Universities. Serves as a guide to quality agricultural information on the Internet
  • AAFC Site Index
  • Canadian agriculture and agri-food resources 
  • AgriGator * Worldwide Agricultural SITE INDEX
  • Agricultural and biological related resources from the University of Florida
  • Biological, Agricultural & Medical INFOMINE
  • A virtual library with organized access to university level research and educational tools on the Internet
  • Encyclopedia of Life Sciences
    (For UIUC-affiliated staff and students, may require Net ID and password) Browse by subject, alphabetically, or search the database. Includes links, glossaries, dictionaries, and multimedia tools.
  • Google Scholar
  • National Agricultural Library
    One of the four national libraries of the United States; part of the USDA's Agricultural Research Service. Includes links to publications, databases, research guides, and more
  • National Council for Science and the Environment (NCSE)
  • Includes environmental links, reference resources, full-text publications, issues, and news
  • SciCentral
  • Metasite gateway to online resources grouped by science area; includes links, articles, educational resources, multimedia, directories, grant information, and more
  • Scirus
  • Science-specific search engine from Elsevier Science; separates search results between web sites and journal articles while also offering search refining suggestions. Locates both free and subscription-based journal articles
  • United States Department of Agriculture
  • (USDA) Contains links and information to US government ag departments, research, news, and publications
  • United States State Agricultural Sites
  • VISTA
  • This Web site contains publications written by faculty and staff of University of Illinois Extension and departments of the University of Illinois College of Agricultural, Consumer and Environmental Sciences.
  • WWW Virtual Library: Agriculture
  • Search agricultural web sites and resources by region, type of site, or subject area.