Dairy science: Recommended

This Virginia Tech guide has been created to highlight resources most commonly used by those studying the following aspects of dairy science: nutrition, physiology, lactation, genetics, reproduction, and the business of dairy enterprise management.

Overview for dairy science

Recommended online resources

Early literature databases

Head, Veterinary Medicine Library & Animal Sciences Liaison

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Kiri DeBose
Contact:
Vet Med Library
245 Duck Pond Drive
Blacksburg, VA 24061
540-231-0495

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