May 17, 2022

Research Tools: AGRIS (International Information System for the Agricultural Science and Technology) Reaches Approaches 11 Million Bibliographic Records

From an AIMS Blog Post:

As of December 2019, the number of AGRIS multilingual bibliographic records has reached 10,924,047 records!

Almost 700,000 new records have been added, of which:

  • 30,464 coming from Agricola of the United States National Agricultural Library
  • 654,984 from more than 30 data providers

The next AGRIS data release will take place in early January 2020.

AGRIS includes material from 456 data providers.


The International System for Agricultural Science and Technology (AGRIS) is a multilingual bibliographic database that connects users directly to a rich collection of research and worldwide technical information on food and agriculture. Maintained by the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO), AGRIS has been serving users from developed and developing countries through facilitating access to knowledge in agriculture, science and technology since 1975.

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