How it works

Using AGRIS Portal

AGRIS search engine, is designed to help users locate the agricultural scientific and technological information and data they need. Since AGRIS is made up of bibliographic resources, searching through these leads the user to agriculture, science and technology information available worldwide. More than 1,8 million AGRIS records leads the user to the full-text access of the record on the web.

In this way, AGRIS facilitates access to information and data from journal articles, monographs, book chapters, books , and grey literature - including unpublished science and technical reports, theses, dissertations and conference papers.

There are two search approaches that are available for users, (i) Simple search and (ii) Advanced search

Simple Search

The simple search is available via the AGRIS Search interface and is very easy to use. Simple type in your keyword, phrase or syntax in the search bar and click the search icon on the far right. In the result window to your left hand, you can apply various filters to narrow down your results.

Advanced Search

AGRIS also offers advanced search capabilities via the AGRIS Advanced search interface . Advanced search users can apply boolean search techniques, they can search specific content type, they can also browse records by AGRIS centres, and countries. There is also  a possibility to perform multilingual searches.