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AG Classes: Research Guide

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1. Reference Shelf

Search for basic or general information on your crop or other agriculture topic by using one of these Reference Databases:

Credo Reference
Provides full-text access to a comprehensive digital library of high-quality reference materials.

Encyclopedia Britannica Online
Provides access to the complete encyclopedia and includes many illustrations, photographs, and audio & video clips.

2. Deepening your understanding of a topic


Electronic Books

  • Ebook Central - UHMC Library's subscription to more than 70,000 academic, full-text ebooks. View online or download into an ebook reader. TIP: Don't forget you can search inside the books for specific keywords or key terms. 

Print Book Collection

  • Primo - UHMC's collection of books, ebooks, multimedia, articles and more. Visit the Primo Help webpage for tips and tricks for searching Primo. 
  • When searching for books in the library in the general collection (upstairs and to the left), the Agriculture books will be in the S section, and the Horticulture books will be in the SB section. If you are researching Hawai'i specific topics, you will find books in the Hawaii/Pacific Section (upstairs and to the right) in the same S and SB categories.

3. Finding scholarly articles