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The United States Agricultural Information Network is an organization for information professionals that provides a forum for discussion of agricultural issues, takes a leadership role in the formation of a national information policy as related to agriculture, makes recommendations to the National Agricultural Library on agricultural information matters, and promotes cooperation and communication among its members.



16th USAIN Biennial Conference

"Consuming Information: Agriculture at the Crossroads of Sustainability"

May 13 -16, 2018

Hosted by Washington State University


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USAIN Website Implementation Task Force


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Library-Extension-Experiment Station Collaboration Initiative


Preservation Initiatives (Preserving the history of U.S. agriculture and rural life)


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Curating Collective Collections Agriculture and Rural Life: A Discipline or Domain-Based Approach to Preservation and Access PDF


Making the Case for a Next-Generation Digital Information System to Ensure America's Leadership in the Agricultural Sciences in the 21st Century PDF


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Links for Agricultural Librarians

Resources for Librarians in Developing Countries