All of the online databases are listed in alphabetical order below.

Restricted Access = Only Available to NDSU students, faculty and staff.

Full Text Available = Full text available through resource.



Ag Data Commons Full Text Available

Agriculture research from the USDA.  Includes funded research, data, and statistics.

AgEcon Search Full Text Available

Research in Agricultural and Applied Economics. Index with full-text. University of Minnesota

Agricola Full Text Available Restricted Access

Bibliographic index and database from the National Agricultural Library. Some full text. 1970-present. (ProQuest)  Alternative access available here: 

Business Source Premier Full Text Available Restricted Access

Business research database. Includes articles, company profiles, and industry reports. EBSCO

CAB Abstracts Restricted Access

Reference in the applied life sciences.

CABI Digital Library Restricted Access

Research on agriculture, the environment and the applied life sciences.

EconLit Restricted Access

Economic development, history, macroeconomics, microeconomics. From the American Economic Association. ProQuest

Google Scholar

Search tool for scholarly literature. Additional instructions for setting up to automatically connect to NDSU Libraries resources.

IMF Data Full Text Available

Macroeconomic and financial data. International and government financial statistics, trade statistics, commodity prices, exchange rates, exports and imports, etc.  International Monetary Fund

Industry Profiles Full Text Available Restricted Access

From Business Source Premier.  Datamonitor industry profile reports that contain market overview, size, segmentation, competitive landscape, leading companies, forecasts, and definitions.  EBSCO

JSTOR Full Text Available Restricted Access

Academic journals covering the humanities, social sciences, and sciences.

NASS - by Subjects Full Text Available

National Agricultural Statistics Service (NASS) statistics for agriculture and commodities, including crops, livestock, and economics. USDA

NASS - Quick Stats Full Text Available

National Agricultural Statistics Service (NASS) Quick Stats agricultural data discovery by commodity, location, or time period. Includes data visualization tools. USDA

NBER Working Papers Full Text Available Restricted Access

National Bureau of Economics Research is a pre-publication collection of working papers in economics and finance. Intended to encourage discussion and suggestions for revision.

PubAg Full Text Available

USDA-authored and relevant agricultural research. USDA/National Agricultural Library.

ScienceDirect Full Text Available Restricted Access

Science, technology, and medicine resources and bibliographic information. Elsevier

UN Comtrade Full Text Available Restricted Access

Data on merchandise trade. Requires login credentials - additional instructions.

Web of Science Restricted Access

All Web of Science databases. Multidisciplinary scholarly and peer-reviewed resources. Clarivate Analytics.

Web of Science Core Collection Restricted Access

Abstracts and citations for peer-reviewed journal articles and scholarly sources in a range of disciplines. Part of Web of Science, Clarivate Analytics.

Wiley Online Library Full Text Available Restricted Access

Multidisciplinary resources including articles, online books, reference materials, laboratory protocols, etc. Wiley