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Digital Library Content

12 Research Journals - With Complete Archives

Full text starting with Volume 1, Number 1, all journals in pdf
  • Agronomy Journal
  • Crop Science
  • Journal of Environmental Quality
  • Soil Science Society of America Journal
  • Journal of Plant Registrations
  • Journal of Production Agriculture
  • Natural Sciences Education 
  • The Plant Genome
  • Vadose Zone Journal
  • Applied Turfgrass Science 
  • Crop Management
  • Forage & Grazinglands

Magazines -- All Archives Included

  • CSA News
  • Crops and Soils
  • Soil Horizons

310+ Books

  • Frontlist: a combination of the best-selling and most recent books published, all in epub format, html and pdf
  • Backlist: 270 books available in html and pdf
  • Includes downloadable chapters

Conference Presentations -- Abstracts & Recordings

English Abstracts of Transactions from the Chinese Society of Agricultural Engineering

Digital Library Features

Journal and Article features:

State-of-the-art guided-navigation search engine including:

  • Tabbed searching
  • Heuristic algorithms
  • Commenting: each article, book chapter, book, and conference presentation has room for comments

‚ÄčAbility to create binders (select articles and save to binder to share or revisit)

Taxonomy established by each society

Unlimited downloading

"Cited by" feature

Citation Manager

Average number of downloads per article

Downloads for the past six weeks, 12 months and cumulatively

All COUNTER compliant

Supports SUSHI and compliant with Z39,50 protocol

Link resolvers

For each Journal:

  • Total number of articles published
  • Average number of downloads per article


For each member/author, biographic profile containing:

  • All publications of that individual, with metrics
  • Optional upload of photo, cv, personal information
  • Author's current and past affiliations
  • Society activities
  • Areas of specialty based on taxonomy



  • New search criterion - Taxonomies
  • Search taxonomies individually by Society or across all three Societies
  • Search terms can be toggled or highlighted


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