CABI's agricultural library and documentation service

A unique, compre hensive range of specialist documentation services is provided by CAB International's Library Service (CLS), which is based near Ascot, UK. The library contains one of the largest collections of agricultural science literature. There are more than 200,000 book including rare journals and reports, housed in three main libraries: the CABI Silwood, Library (entomology and crop protection), the International Mycological Institute Library and the International Institute of Parasitology Library. CABI's Document Delivery Service will search for and provide photocopies of most publications which have been abstracted, either in CABI's own libraries or others in Britain or elsewhere. CLS has access to CAB Abstracts and all other major agricultural and biosciences data bases, and staff of the Information Retrieval Service under take more than 2000 on-line searches annually. Other services provided by CL! include translation, publication (a series of guides to information sources on pests and their management; annotated bibliographics), and consultancy and contract work. Library Services Manager CAB International, Library Services Centre Silwood Park, Buckhurst Road Ascot Berks SL5 7TA, UK

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Main Author: Technical Centre for Agricultural and Rural Cooperation
Format: News Item biblioteca
Published: Technical Centre for Agricultural and Rural Cooperation 1991
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