CAB Abstracts


CAB Abstracts is the leading English-language bibliographic information service providing access to the world’s applied life sciences literature. It comes with CABI Full Text, giving users automatic access to over 495,000 journal articles, conference papers, and reports (80% of which are not available electronically anywhere else).

CAB Abstracts gives you instant access to over 9.7 million research records, with more than 350,000 new records being added every year. Used by hundreds of the world’s leading institutions, including government departments, premier universities, and esteemed research centers, it’s the most comprehensive bibliographic database of its kind.

Through CAB Abstracts we’re able to share research from an incredibly wide range of subjects across the applied life sciences – from agriculture, the environment, and veterinary sciences, to applied economics, leisure/tourism, and nutrition – and our subject specialists guarantee unrivaled coverage by rigorously selecting relevant records from over 10,000 serials, books, and conference proceedings.