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eJournals at Olds College

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Agri-News - News package published each Monday that has information of interest to Albertans on agriculture, food and beverage production, marketing, research, provincial events and policy, and home gardening.

Agronomy Journal (2007-2015 only) - A peer-reviewed international journal of agriculture and natural resource sciences.

Alberta Newspaper Collection - Collection of all Alberta newspapers.

American Journal of Agricultural Economics - Forum for creative and scholarly work on the economics of agriculture and food, natural resources and the environment, and rural and community development throughout the world.

ASPCA News - Alberta Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals.

Animalwise - Celebration of animal intelligence in its many forms.

Annual Review of Entomology (1956- ) - Reviews significant developments in the field of Entomology.

Annual Review of Phytopathology (1963- ) - Covers the significant developments in the field of plant pathology.

Annual Review of Plant Biology (1996- ) - Covers the significant developments in the field of Plant Biology.

Applied Economic Perspectives and Policy - Informative to a broad audience of agricultural and applied economists.

Applied Physiology, Nutrition and Metabolism (1993 - 2010) Focuses on the application of physiology, nutrition, and metabolism to the study of human health, physical activity, and fitness.

Applied Turfgrass Science (2004 - 2014): providing timely information to the turfgrass industry through research, review, and informational articles.

Arachnologische Mitteilungen - Faunistics and ecology of arachnids (excluding Acari).

Arboriculture and Urban Forestry (18 month embargo) - The science and art of planting and caring for trees in the urban environment.

Arborist News (12 month embargo) - Industry news, feature articles, and one CEU quiz per issue.

ArcUser - Enables people to positively impact the future through a deeper, geographic understanding of the changing world around them.

ArcNorthNews - ArcNorth News is a free digital magazine distributed bi-annually to more than 7,500 subscribers.

Arctic Science -  Original peer-reviewed research from all areas of natural science and applied science & engineering related to northern Polar Regions.

Arthropod Systematics & Phylogeny - Taxonomy, morphology/anatomy, phylogeny (molecular or morphology-based), historical biogeography and palaeontology of arthropod taxa.

Avian Conservation and Ecology - An open-access, fully electronic scientific journal, sponsored by the Society of Canadian Ornithologists and Bird Studies Canada.


Biochemistry & Cell Biology (1964 - 2010) - Explores every aspect of general biochemistry.

BioCycle (contact the library to access full online archive) - All you need to know about composting, renewable energy and organics recycling.

Bioscience (1996-Present) - Overviews of current research in biology.

Biological Control - Effective means of reducing or mitigating pests and pest effects through the use of natural enemies.


Canadian Geotechnical Journal - (1963-2010) New developments in geotechnical and geoenvironmental engineering, and applied sciences.

Canadian Journal of Animal Science - Original research on all aspects of domestic livestock and their products. 

Canadian Journal of Botany - (1951-2010) Comprehensive research articles and notes in all segments of plant sciences.

Canadian Journal of Chemistry - (1951-2010) - Current research findings in all branches of chemistry.

Canadian Journal of Civil Engineering - (1972-2010) - Covers all aspects of civil engineering.

Canadian Journal of Earth Sciences - (1964-2010) - Current research in climate and environmental geoscience.

Canadian Journal of Fisheries & Aquatic Sciences - (1980-2010) Covers all aspects of the multidisciplinary field of aquatic sciences.

Canadian Journal of Forest Research - (1971-2010) - Covers all aspects of forest science.

Canadian Journal of Microbiology - (1954-2010) - Contains new research in the field of microbiology.

Canadian Journal of Physics - (1951-2010) - Reports significant advances in research in physics.

Canadian Journal of Physiology & Pharmacology - (1964-2010) - Current research in all aspects of physiology, nutrition, pharmacology, and toxicology.

Canadian Journal of Plant Pathology - Journal of the Canadian Phytopathological Society.

Canadian Journal of Plant Science - Original research on all aspects of plant science.

Canadian Journal of Soil Science - Research on the use, management, structure and development of soils.

Canadian Journal of Zoology - (1951-2010) - Primary research in the broad field of zoology.

Canadian Plant Disease Survey - Occurrence and severity of plant diseases in Canada and the assessment of losses from disease.

Canadian Pest Management Research Report - information on Integrated Pest management (IPM) among persons involved in research and advisory services on IPM of plant diseases and insect pests in the agri-food sector of Canada

Canadian Veterinary Journal - Includes news and features of interest to the members of the Canadian Veterinary Medical Association. Articles from this journal are usually available after a 6-month delay (embargo).

Construction Innovation - Reduce the costs and risks of developing and commercializing innovative products for the building construction market.

Crop, Forage & Turfgrass Management (2015 -): covering all aspects of applied crop, forage and grazing lands, and turfgrass management.

Crop Management (2002 - 2014): covering all aspects of applied crop management that seeks to serve the crop management profession.

Crop News - Search crop news published from 2002 to present.


Dugesiana surge con la finalidad de difundir los estudios entomologicos generados en diferentes instituciones tanto nacionales como internacionales. Arises with the purpose of disseminating the entomological studies generated in different national and international institutions.

Directory of Open Access Journals - Access to quality open access, peer-reviewed journals.


E: Environment Magazine (Free content only), 2000 to present - Information about environmental issues.

The Economist (1992- ) - Weekly worldwide business and economics news.

Educause Review - Publication for the higher education IT community.

Encyclopedia of Life - Knowledge about life on earth.

Entomological Society of Alberta - Insects in relation to their importance in Alberta agriculture, horticulture, forestry, public health, and industry.

Environment (Free content only), 1987 to present - Analyzes the problems, places, and people where environment and development come together, illuminating concerns from the local to the global.

Environmental Reviews - (1993-2010) - Wide range of environmental science and associated environmental studies topics.

eScholarship (University of Californian Open Access) - Provides Open-Access scholarly publishing services to the University of California.


Farm Cash Receipts - The agriculture sector's contribution to gross domestic product.

FloraCulture International - Magazine for producers of cut flowers, flowering and green potted plants, bedding plants, perennials, trees, shrubs and bulbs all over the world.

Florida Entomologist - Journal of the Florida Entomological Society.

Forage & Grazinglands (2003 - 2014): providing timely and relevant research information in an easily accessible format.

Food Service and Hospitality - Canada’s hospitality business magazine.

Forests - Open access journal of forestry and forest ecology.

Fresh Cut (Free content only), 2011 to 2013 - Covers all sectors of the international value-added produce industry.

Fungal Biology Reviews - High quality review articles within fungal biology.


Genome - (1959-2010) - Covers general genetics and genomics.

Grain Statistics Weekly - Data on weekly and crop year to-date movement of principal grains and oilseeds from Canadian farms.

Grass Routes (Alberta Beef) - Alberta Beef Producers website.

Greenhouse, Sod, & Nursery Industries - Statistics Canada overview of the Canadian greenhouse industry.


HortScience - Horticultural information of interest to a broad array of horticulturists.


Illiesia - International journal of stonefly research.

InnoTech Alberta - Alberta's research and innovation system to build healthy, sustainable businesses in the province.

Insecta Mundi - Devoted exclusively to arthropod systematics.

Insects - Research papers and communications related to the biology, physiology and the behaviour of insects and arthropods.

International Journal of Insect Science - Covers the ever expanding and economically important field of insect science.

Israel Journal of Entomology - Various disciplines of arthropod research, ranging from the organism to molecular biology.


Journal of the American Society of Brewing Chemists - Scientific papers, review articles, and technical reports dealing with the chemistry and microbiology of brewing ingredients and relevant technology.

Journal of the American Society of Farm Managers and Rural Appraisers - Farm management practices, new and/or updated appraisal methodologies and techniques, review appraisal methods, and new and/or updated agricultural consulting practices.

Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association (2000 - present): Provides reports of clinical research, feature articles and regular columns of interest to veterinarians in private and public practice.

Journal of the American Society for Horticultural Science - Detailed reports of original research results on various aspects of horticultural science.

Journal of Animal Science - Animal production and fundamental aspects of genetics, nutrition, physiology, and preparation and utilization of animal products.

Journal of Dairy Science - (2010 - present) Dairy science biochemistry, breeding, economics, engineering, environment, food science, genetics, microbiology, nutrition, pathology, physiology, processing, public health, quality assurance, and sanitation.

Journal of Environmental Horticulture - Publishes peer-reviewed papers on topics of relevance to the green industry.

Journal of Equine Veterinary Science - International publication for the practicing equine veterinarian, equine researcher, and other equine health care specialists.

Journal of Horticultural Science & Biotechnology - Focuses on the physiology, pathology and agronomy of temperate, sub-tropical and tropical fruits, vegetables, ornamentals and industrial crops grown in the open and under protection.

Journal of Insect Science - The biology of insects and other arthropods from the molecular to the ecological, and their agricultural and medical impact.

Journal of the Institute of Brewing - Original scientific papers relating to the brewing, distilling and fermentation industries, their raw materials and by-products.

Journal of Integrated Pest Management - Journal covering the field of integrated pest management.

Journal of Veterinary Medical Education (2017-present): The Journal of Veterinary Medical Education (JVME) is the peer-reviewed scholarly journal of the Association of American Veterinary Medical Colleges




Leadership - Leadership development for college and university leaders.

Library Journal - Provides features and analytical news reports covering technology, management, policy and other professional concerns to public, academic and institutional libraries.


Meat & Poultry - Business journal for meat and poultry producers.

Midsouth Entomologist - Entomology in the Midsouth (Alabama, Mississippi, Tennessee, Arkansas and Louisiana).

Master Brewers Association of America - Papers covering the brewing process, ingredients, by-products, and environmental impacts of the brewing process.


Natural Sciences Education - (Up to 2013) - Articles are written by and for educators in extension, universities, industry, administration, and grades K–12. Discover teaching techniques, concepts, ideas, and more.

Nebraska Tractor Test Laboratory - Tractor testing station for the United States tests tractors according to the Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) codes.

Neotropical Entomology (2001 to 2011)- Original research on the several specialties of entomology, like: bionomics, systematics, morphology, physiology, behaviour, ecology, biological control, crop protection and on acarology.


Ohio Journal of Science - Knowledge management system for Ohio State University.

Open Access Journals - An online directory that indexes and provides access to quality open access, peer-reviewed journals.

Open Source - News and resources for open source software.


Plant Varieties Journal - Information concerning plant breeders' rights.

Proceedings of the Hawaiian Entomological Society

Psyche : A Journal of Entomology - Original research articles as well as review articles in all areas of basic (as opposed to applied) entomology.


Quaestiones Entomologicae 

Quality of Western Canadian Canola - Canadian Grain Commission reports 1997- present (pdf).

Quality of Western Canadian Flaxseed - Canadian Grain Commission reports 1997- present (pdf).

Quarterly Demographic Statistics - Canadian population information from Statistics Canada (pdf).






The Plant Genome - Latest advances and breakthroughs in plant genomics research.

Tree Seed Working Group News Bulletin The Canadian Forest Genetics Association (CFGA) has a Tree Seed Working Group (TSWG) that has been publishing news bulletins since 1983.

Turkish Journal of Entomology - Original research articles in the fields of entomology and agricultural zoology in Turkish or English.


University of California (Open Access) - Open-Access scholarly publishing service of the University of California.


Veterinary Clinics of North America : Small Animal Practice - Current information on the treatment of small animals such as cats and dogs.


Western Producer - Latest developments in Western Canadian agricultural news, production, technology, markets, finance, livestock and rural lifestyles.

Windspeaker Canada's most widely circulated Indigenous news publication and the most effective means of reaching First Nations, Métis and Inuit readers.


Zookeys - Peer-reviewed, open-access, rapidly produced journal of ideas and information in systematic zoology, phylogeny and biogeography.

Open Access Journal Search Sites

DOAJ - Directory of Open Access Journals

Hindawi Publishing Corporation

HortTechnology - Provides science-based information to professional horticulturists, practitioners, and educators.

Journal of Environmental Quality (2013 only) - Covers various aspects of anthropogenic impacts on the environment, including terrestrial, atmospheric, and aquatic systems.

OpenDOAR (The Directory of Open Access Repositories)

PLoS - Public Library of Science

Pub Med Central

Vadose Zone Journal (2013 only) - a unique publication outlet for interdisciplinary research and assessment of the Critical Zone, which comprises the Earth’s critical living surface down to groundwater.