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CAB Abstracts

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Scope

CAB Abstracts covers the following subjects:

  • Agricultural and environmental economics
  • Agricultural engineering
  • Animal production
  • Biodeterioration and biodegradation
  • Biotechnology
  • Crop protection
  • Dairy science and technology
  • Forestry, forest products and agroforestry
  • Human nutrition
  • Leisure, recreation and tourism
  • Medical and veterinary parasitology
  • Natural resources and environmental issues
  • Plant breeding, crop production and horticulture
  • Soil science, land/water management and fertilizer technology
  • Rural development
  • Veterinary medicine

Gives references to journal articles, books and book chapters, conference papers, theses, patents and standards.

Covers 1910- (most of the early coverage is purely agriculture-related)

Help & guidance

EndNote info

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Desktop EndNote - Direct export - just select 'Export' and 'Export to: EndNote'
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EndNote online - Download & import following the steps below:

  1. After selecting the references you wish to download, click Export
  2. Choose the following options:
    - Export To: Reprint/Medlars
    - Fields to Display: Complete Reference
  3. Click Export Citations
  4. Save the file as a text document.
  5. Import the file into EndNote online using the CAB Abstracts (OvidSP) Import option.

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