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GILFind (http://gilfind.uga.edu) - Search our local catalog for books, DVD's, maps, etcetera.
Use Library of Congress Subject Headings linked in GIL-Find to help you discover books and expand your search. For books related to agriculture and food systems, see:
- Sustainable agriculture
- Food supply
- Agriculture > Moral and ethical aspects
- Agricultural systems.
- Animal industry > Moral and ethical aspects.
- Meat industry and trade
- Factory farms
- Food industry and trade > Moral and ethical aspects.
Selected Books in the Main & Science Libraries:
Ethical Issues in Food and Agriculture by
Call Number: Main Library 5th Floor HD9000.5 .E74 2001
Agriculture's Ethical Horizon
Call Number: Main Library 6th Floor BJ52.5 .Z56 2006
The Moral Complexities of Eating Meat
Call Number: Science Library 3rd Floor TX373 .M67 2016
The Chain: Farm, Factory, and the Fate of Our Food
Call Number: Main Library 5th Floor HD9415 .G46 2014
Call Number: Main Library 5th Floor HD9000.5 .C545 2016
GALILEO@UGA (http://www.libs.uga.edu/research/)* Search databases that index journal articles, book chapters, conference proceedings, symposia, etc.; excellent source for current research. The following GALILEO databases include scholarly publications related to agriculture and food systems:
- Food Science Source
Full-text database for the food industry.
- CAB Abstracts
Index to research on agriculture, forestry and allied life sciences.
Index to publications on all aspects of agriculture and agricultural research.
Excellent for multidisciplinary research; Search approximately 130 GALILEO databases plus the GIL@UGA Libraries Catalog to find full-text articles, books and more.
*Tip: select "Choose Databases" above the search box to broaden search to include CAB and Agricola for more agricultural resources.
- Food security
- Journal of Agricultural Ethics
- Journal of Agricultural and Environmental Ethics
- Agriculture and Human Values
Extensive data and analysis collected by the Food and Agricultural Organization of the United Nations (FAO). Browse, download, compare, search, and analyze data on food production, trade, security, emissions, and much more.
USDA National Agricultural Statistics Service
Find and download agricultural statistics for every state and county in the United States. Includes data on environmental impact, livestock, crops and plants, prices, demographics, and much more.
National Agricultural Library Life Cycle Assessment Commons
Hosted by the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA)’s National Agricultural Library (NAL), the Life Cycle Assessment Commons (LCA Commons) is a collaboration among federal agencies, private industry, and academic researchers. The USDA LCA Commons is a repository for data, tools, and resources that support life cycle assessment for U.S. agricultural production and agriculturally derived products.
OECD iLibrary provides access to the full text of publications from the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development, a group of major developed countries. Contains extensive statistical data especially rich in annual economic surveys of member countries, industry reports, and statistical reports. Search data by theme, including agriculture & food, energy, environment, nutrition & health, and more.