PSAS Subject Guide

Guides to the best databases and resources for each subject area.

find Articles - soil science


Use online databases to find journal articles about a subject. Below is a list of databases which are most often used.

  • BioOne
  • CABI
  • CAB Compendium
  • Cambridge University Press
  • Emerald
  • Palmoilis
  • ProQuest
  • Science Direct
  • SpringerLink 
  • Wiley

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Journals are important sources of information for subject research. Below is list of journals often used.

  • Soil science   S590 S58
  • Journal of soil science  S590 J6
  • Soil science and plant nutrition  S590 S582
  • Soil use and management  S590 S683
  • Communications in soil science and plant analysis   S590 C734
  • Geoderma: an international journal of soil science   S590 G4
  • Soil research   S590 A83
  • Acta agriculturae Scandinavica. Section B, Soil and plant science   SB13 A188
  • Soil biology and biochemistry   S590 S577

Other journals subscribed by library can be search via WebOPAC to identify location and holdings.


Open access articles is open to all, with no access fees that are available online to the reader.