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Soil Science

Key Resources for Soil Science

This soil science guide includes resources to locate extensive literature from across soil science including: soil types, soil formation, colloids of the soil, soil as water reservoir, soil aeration/drainage, soil temperature, soil organisms and organic matter, nitrogen cycle, soil minerals, soil acidity/alkalinity, soil trace elements, soil erosion, and soil engineering.

Below are key resources to get you started in locating Soil Science literature and its related fields.

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Comprehensive searching in Soil Science requires consulting a variety of resources which are listed in the Databases section below. Since soil science is comprised of many distinct areas, you should also explore Related Subject Guides.