This guide is to help with the diet assignment for 113:010:AAA Spring 2013.
The following are all food-related organizations in the Iowa City area.
- Academic Search Elite
This multi-disciplinary database offers full text for nearly 2,000 scholarly journals, including more than 1,500 peer-reviewed titles.
Accesses NAL's Online Public Access Catalog and Journal Article Citation Index. NAL is a bibliographic database of citations to the agricultural Library an its cooperators.
- Business Source Complete
Find articles in over 1200 business journals, as well as find company profiles, SWOT analyses, and more.
- Census of Agriculture
USDA census of agriculture in the United States.
- Food and Drug Administration -- Food
Find all kinds of government information about food safety, nutrition, and other topics.
- LexisNexis Academic
Provides access to a wide range of news, business, legal research, medical and reference information.
- National Agricultural Statistics Service -- USDA
- ProQuest Environmental Science Collection
This collection contains environmental science related full-text articles, granular access to figures and tables within articles, environmental impact statements, and the entire range of bibliographic records from Environmental Sciences and Pollution Management (ESPM).
PubMed comprises more than 21 million citations for biomedical literature from MEDLINE, life science journals, and online books. Citations may include links to full-text content from PubMed Central and publisher web sites.
- Sociological Abstracts
Provides article abstracts from 1,800 journals in sociology and related fields, from 1952 to the present. Look here for information about labor/social issues.
- U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Endangered Species Program
Find information about endangered plants and animals.
- Web of Knowledge
A citation database that includes the Web of Science (Science Citation Index, 1900-present, the Social Science Citation Index, 1900-present, and the Arts and Humanities Citation Index, 1975-present) and Journal Citation Reports (JCR).
These books are all good places to get background information on your topic.