The FAO AGRIS team is pleased to inform all AGRIS data providers and users about the AGRIS January 2019 data release with 21,626 new records . As of January 2019, the number of AGRIS multilingual bibliographic records has reached 9,670,840.
The AGRIS team at the FAO of the UN wishes to thank all AGRIS data providers and users!
AGRIS : BACKGROUND
FAO - AGRIS (International Information System for the Agricultural Science and Technology) is a free of charge service that provides access and visibility to research information resources in agricultural and related sectors.
Since 1975, AGRIS has been maintained by Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO of the UN), thus helping enhance visibility of agricultural publications produced worldwide by governmental agencies, universities and research centres.
# Currently, AGRIS network embraces 400 Data Providers (from up to 145 countries) which submit bibliographic data on research papers, reports, multimedia material, grey literature and other content types. Details about AGRIS data providers are hosted on CIARD RING.
# AGRIS is used by students, researchers, lecturers, librarians and other information professionals, publishers and professional associations, government officials, and is accessed by up to 600,000 users each month.
# The AGRIS network is comprised of up to 14,000 registered AGRIS members.
# AGRIS records are:
Recorded webinar: AGRIS for Agricultural Information Data providers
- AGRIS Advanced Search Possibilities (Part I)
AGRIS Advanced Search Possibilities (Part II)
- Common queries about AGRIS
For more detailed information on how to search AGRIS content, please visit the How it works page on the AGRIS website. The search results are displayed on one page with on the left side the AGRIS bibliographic records and on the right the linked resources & an advanced search area.
In case your institution would you like to contribute to AGRIS with bibliographic references pointing to agriculture, forestry, animal husbandry, aquatic sciences & fisheries, human nutrition and related issues, please visit the For contributors page.
You might also find useful to read this guiding blog 'Locating full-text articles in AGRIS' providing details on how to retrieve full-text articles using the AGRIS database.
- AGRIS : meeting the global agricultural information need
- AGRIS – facilitating access to African agriculture, science and technology literature
- AGRIS content coverage: facilitating access to global agricultural literature
- AgroTagger classifier. Leveraging the knowledge encoded in AGROVOC for AGRIS items
- AGROVOC multilingual Thesaurus of the FAO of the UN
- AGROVOC Thesaurus : a BACKBONE to INTEGRATE & DISCOVER interoperable DATA
First Call for Papers: BIOGRAPHICAL DATA in a Digital World 2019 (Deadline for full paper submissions: 15 May 2019)
Save the Date for the 2019 LinkedData4(LD4) Conference (May 2019) & Join the Program Committee
And, thanks again for your interest!