National Agricultural Library
The National Agricultural Library (NAL) is one of five national libraries of the United States. It houses one of the world's largest collections devoted to agriculture and its related sciences.
A History of Roadside Stands and Farmers Markets
By the early 20th century, improvements in transportation and the development of refrigeration made selling farm products further from home easier and more profitable.
Search citations from two agricultural science databases: indexed journal articles and the NAL catalog.
Find full-text articles and citations to peer-reviewed journal articles in the agricultural sciences.
Access open data relevant to agricultural research.
Explore NAL collection materials available in digital format.
Browse an online vocabulary tool of agricultural terms in English and Spanish.
Learn about invasive species that threaten the United States.
Uncover reliable resources on food, healthy eating, physical activity, and food safety.
Find Federal life cycle assessment data, research, and information systems.
The National Agricultural Library hosted a three-part webinar series exploring the intersection between food, agriculture, and society, as a bridge to learning about world cultures.
The National Invasive Species Information Center (NISIC) brings together current resources to help you understand the intersection of climate and invasive animals and plants.
Find digitized materials from NAL's collections including seed trade catalogs, USDA agency publications, and special agricultural topics.