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CABI Centre for Agricultural Bioscience International

<p>CABI Centre for Agricultural Bioscience International</p>

CABI Centre for Agricultural Bioscience International

Head Office
Nosworthy Way
OX10 8DE, UK

Tel: +44 (0)1491 832111
Fax: +44 (0)1491 833508

*All books are distributed by Marston Book Service

Returns should be addressed :
Marston Book Services Ltd
Unit 160,  Milton Park
OX14 4SD
Tel  :  + 44 (0)1235 465500
Fax :  + 44 (0)1235 465555
Return Policy

CABI is a leading global publisher producing key scientific publications, including the world-renowned CAB Abstracts (the leading abstracting and indexing database in the applied life sciences), Global Health, as well as Compendia, books, eBooks and full-text electronic resources.
Key subjects are: Veterinary Medicine, Food Science and Tourism.

We also offer CAB Direct, CABI's online development platform, providing a single point of access to all your CABI database subscriptions. 

Online Information Resources

Online Information Resources


       Main Databases

CAB Abstracts
The most comprehensive database of its kind, CAB Abstracts gives researchers instant access to over 8.3 million records from 1973 onwards, with over 360,000 abstracts added each year. Its coverage of the applied life sciences includes agriculture, environment, veterinary sciences, applied economics, food science and nutrition.
CAB Abstracts Archive
CAB Abstracts Archive is a fully searchable database created from those 600 printed volumes. Containing over 1.8 million records on agriculture, veterinary science, nutrition and the environment, the Archive brings the science of the early 20th century to the desktops of modern researchers
CAB Abstracts Subset Archives
Complete access to the archives of your subset journals. Now for the first time, subscribers to certain Abstract Journal subsets can benefit from online access to specific archive material.
CAB Thesaurus
CAB Thesaurus is the essential search tool for all users of the CAB ABSTRACTS and Global Health databases and related products - providing over 250,000 descriptive terms, for the applied life sciences
Global Health
Global Health gives researchers and students unparalleled access to all the world's relevant public health research and practice - providing knowledge without borders
Global Health Archive
By digitizing our print archive, Global Health Archive offers over 800,000 records on public health from out-of-print journals dating back to 1910.
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CAB Direct

CAB Direct is the only online platform built specifically to help you get the most out of CABI’s world class databases, CAB Abstracts and Global Health, and over 30 Online Database Subsets. The platform enables you to access the most thorough and extensive source of reference in the applied life sciences.

Through CAB Direct's innovative platform you, and your users, have access to:

over 11 million bibliographic records across the applied life sciences

over 300,000 full text articles hosted by CABI

many other authoritative reviews, news articles and reports

CAB Direct uses CAB Thesaurus, the extensive online index of CABI terms for searching; you can send your search query to CAB Thesaurus and back to CAB Direct at a click of a button to pinpoint the precise information that you require.


CAB eBooks Front File - Containing over 185 books, the CABI Front File collection is frequently updated as new titles become available.

CAB eBooks 2008 - 2010 - Our most recent package contains 112 titles published between 2008 - 2010 spanning our life sciences and tourism subjects.

CAB eBooks 2005 - 2007 - Launched in February 2011, CAB eBooks 2005–2007 contains all 158 CAB eBooks published over this three year period.

CAB eBooks 2000 - 2004 - CAB eBooks 2000–2004 contains 244 titles (that's over 4,000 chapters), providing research institutions with an array of eBooks covering the applied life sciences.

eBook Collections

Choice Collections – 19 hand-picked subject collections available across agriculture; animal science; leisure tourism; human health; plant sciences and more. Mix and match our Choice Collections to create your library.

Choice Reference - CABI’s key reference eBooks can now be individually purchased to build your eBook library and offer online access to essential Dictionaries, Encyclopedias and Taxonomic Keys.

Choice 100 – Can’t find a collection to meet your needs? Create your very own library of up to 100 eBooks from CABI's extensive eBook catalogue to create a unique collection to fit your needs.

Individual titles (a la carte) – If you just want one book you can buy just one book, and it’s yours to keep as we provide perpetual access rights.


“Encyclopedic, mixed-media resources conveniently located in one place”.

CABI's critically-acclaimed compendia products bring a vast selection of information into one place. They combine indexed information of all scientific research, detailed datasheets, images and much more. NEW for 2015: Horticulture Compendium. Our horticulture team at CABI is currently developing a new mixed-media resource providing global coverage of horticultural crops, thier diseases and disorders as well as techniques for selection, growth and harvesting including a range of key cultivars.

Animal Health and Production Compendium
A wide range of different types of science-based information on animal diseases, their pathogens and vectors; animal husbandry, genetics and the nutrition of livestock and poultry species and breeds.
Aquaculture Compendium
Aquatic animal and plant production, natural resources and environment, biodiversity, trade, food security and safety, poverty alleviation, livelihoods. An encyclopedic, mixed media resource covering all aspects of aquaculture.
Crop Protection Compendium
Extensive global coverage of pests, diseases, weeds and their natural enemies, the crops that are their hosts, and the countries in which they occur.
Forestry Compendium
Worldwide coverage of tropical, subtropical, temperate and boreal tree species of major economic importance and lesser-know species of local importance.
Invasive Species Compendium
The Invasive Species Compendium is an online, open access reference work covering recognition, biology, distribution, impact and management of the world's invasive plants and animal

*Coming early 2017: Horticulture Compendium

Full Text Products

CABI's full-text products include CAB eBooksCAB ReviewsCAB Reviews ArchiveCABI full-text;Descriptions of Fungi and BacteriaDistribution Maps of Plant DiseasesDistribution Maps of Plant Pests; and Global Agricultural Research Archive.
Find out more about CABI's full text content.

CABI Choice eTextbooks

44 handpicked textbooks available in eBook format across a variety of subject areas. These titles are available as an individual title adoption model purchase, ensuring you have access to the textbook titles you need for your institution.

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