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Agricultural Economics: Library Training 478 - Kleynhans

This guide is intended to help students studying agricultural economics with basic library skills and how to use information resources

Databases

Databases used during training:
CAB Abstracts
EBSCO Host (Academic Search Premier, Business Source Premier & Econ Lit)
Scopus
SA Media
SA e-Publication (African Journals)
New Palgrave Dictionary of Economics
AgEcon Search

Searching effectively

Break down a topic

If you have a topic, use that one. If not, use the following one:

The impact of economic policies and instruments on conservation agriculture in South Africa 

Useful links

Interlibrary Loans - Request material not in Stellenbosch Library's collection
Useful tools for Research - List of apps and tools to use for your research
Off Campus Access - Assistance with accessing resources from off-campus
​Library Training Calendar - All training sessions offered by the library
Mendeley Library Guide - Help with installing, setting up and using Mendeley
Stellenbosch Harvard examples - An a-z list of in text and bibliography examples
SAGE Research Methods Online - database that contains literature on methodology