National Agricultural Library
The National Agricultural Library (NAL) is one of five national libraries of the United States. It houses one of the world's largest collections devoted to agriculture and its related sciences.
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Join NAL on May 19th for the first of three webinars exploring the history and culture of corn and maize.
Search citations from two agricultural science databases: indexed journal articles and the NAL catalog.
Find full-text articles and citations to peer-reviewed journal articles in the agricultural sciences.
Access open data relevant to agricultural research.
Explore NAL collection materials available in digital format.
Browse an online vocabulary tool of agricultural terms in English and Spanish.
Learn about invasive species that threaten the United States.
Uncover reliable resources on food, healthy eating, physical activity, and food safety.
Find Federal life cycle assessment data, research, and information systems.
The collection consists of over 200,000 American and foreign catalogs, with the earliest dating from the late 1700s.
The National Invasive Species Information Center (NISIC) brings together current resources to help you understand the intersection of climate and invasive animals and plants.
Find digitized materials from NAL's collections including seed trade catalogs, USDA agency publications, and special agricultural topics.