Food safety

Databases: Food safety

Acta Horticulturae Online Library
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Contains the "Acta Horticulturae" of the International Society for Horticultural Science (ISHS).
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Agris - International System for Agricultural Science and Technology
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Bibliographic database
Contains references of international literature on agricultural technology, biotechnology, nutrition science and plant production, compiled by the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO).

Annual Reviews (Archive)
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Contains critical scientific reviews of current research in biology, chemistry, medicine and physics, published by Annual Reviews.

beck-online
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Contains reference works, journals, case law, commentaries and formularies of all fields of law.
Modules licensed to Geisenheim are labor law,  planning and building laws and regulations, law of local government (Hesse), legal protection of industrial property, law of foodstuffs, environmental law, administrative law and civil law.

CAB Abstracts
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Bibliographic database, full text database
Contains literature references and abstracts of agricultural fields such as cultivation of plants, soil science, biotechnology, forestry, environmental science, nutrition and food science compiled by CABI (Centre for Agriculture and Biosciences International), including the journal CAB Reviews in full text.

 

CABI Horticulture Compendium
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Bibliographic and factual database
This database contains data sheets and full texts about horticulture crops. It also provides pictures and additional references.

DOAJ - Directory of Open Access Journals
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Full text database
Contains articles from high quality, open access, peer-reviewed journals.

Food Science Source 
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Full text database
Food Science Source is a full-text database for food science and covers more than 790 journals and other sources.

FSTA - Food Science and Technology Abstracts
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Bibliographic database
FSTA is a bibliographic database with information relating to food, beverages, and nutrition.

Google Scholar
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Citation index
Contains literature references of journals and repositories of scientific publishers and societies, with citation analyses and well-known Google ranking.

HeBIS- Portal
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Portal
The Hessische BibliotheksInformationsSystem is the electronic information and service union of academic libraries in Hessen and parts of the Rhineland Palatinate with one central catalog and national research options.

Langenscheidt Online-Wörterbücher
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Dictionary, full text database
Contains eight volumes of "Duden" and 50 general, technical and specialised dictionaries in 21 different languages.

Livivo
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Portal
Contains references of literature, research information and full texts in the fields of medicine, healthcare, nutrition and agri-food sciences. Sources are catalogs, databases, journals and websites. The service is provided by ZB MED Leibniz Information Centre for Life Sciences.

 

NAL Catalog (AGRICOLA)
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Bibliographic database
Contains references of literature on agricultural science, entomology, plant production, forestry, food technology, environmental protection and geosciences, compiled by National Agricultural Library (United States Department of Agriculture).

OpenAgrar
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Bibliographic database
Contains references of publications of research centers and departments related to the Federal Ministry of Food and Agriculture.

OpenGrey
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Bibliographic database
Contains references of European and Russian grey literature (research information, dissertations, conference proceedings, etc.) in the fields of economics, technics, natural and social sciences, provided by Institut de l’Information Scientifique et Technique.

Organic eprints
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Contains references and full texts of international scientific publications and research information on organic food and farming, provided by the International Centre for Research in Organic Food Systems (ICROFS).

Rosetta Stone
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Language learning program
Rosetta Stone is an online language course that covers learning content from beginner to advanced levels. There are courses in 24 languages, 7 of which go up to level C1. Included are English and German as a foreign languags. You can find a getting started guide on how to create your account here.

 

Sachon Fachzeitschriftenarchiv
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Contains the journals Brauindustrie, Getränkefachgroßhandel, Getränkeindustrie, Brewing and Beverage Industry International from 1998 to present, provided by Sachon Publishing.

Springer Link
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Bibliographic database, full text database
Contains literature references, abstracts and some full texts of journals, series, books, protocols, reference works of Springer Publishing, concerning science, technics and medicine. 

Statista
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Factual database
Contains statistical data and market and economic data in the fields of agriculture, administration, social issues, etc., provided by Statista GmbH.

vifabio - Virtual Library of Biology
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Portal
Contains references of literature and information specialized in biology. Sources are catalogs, databases, journals and websites, compiled by the University Library "Johann Christian Senckenberg".

Vitis-VEA - Viticulture and Enology Abstracts
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Bibliographic database
Contains literature references and abstracts of viticultural and enology topics, compiled by the Julius-Kühn-Institute (JKI).

Web of Science
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Bibliographic database, citation index
Contains references of international literature on sciences, social sciences, and arts and humanities and comprehensive citation analyses, provided by Thomson Reuters Publishing.

wiso-net.de
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Full text database, bibliographic database
Contains references of literature on economics and social sciences, e-books and journals in full text (see source list), as well as company profiles and market data, provided by GBI-Genios Wirtschaftsdatenbank GmbH.

 

Zander Files (biographical part)
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Biographical database
Contains references of biographical data of gardeners and horticultural scientists (1783-1920), compiled by Dr. Robert Zander, author of "Dictionary of Plant Names".