ROAD resources covered by CAB Abstracts: http://road.issn.org/issn_search?afs:filter=referencing%3D%22CAB%20Abstracts%22
Name: CAB Abstracts
Category of service: Indexing and abstracting databases. CAB Abstracts also gives access to full text articles (over 250,000) from journals, conferences and reports
Creation date: 1973
Disciplines covered: applied life sciences (includes agriculture, environment, veterinary sciences, applied economics, food science and nutrition).
Geographic coverage: international (over 116 countries)
Coverage dates: from 1973 to present
Number and types of publications covered: specialists select relevant records from over 10,000 serials, books and conference proceedings
Number of records in the database: over 7.6 million records, over 350,000 abstracts added each year.
Selection criteria: subject specialists select relevant articles
Last update: October 2014