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Syracuse University Libraries

Food Studies

Multidisciplinary Databases

Research questions in Food Studies are often interdisciplinary. Searching these multi-disciplinary databases can be really helpful in discovering the conversation around your research topic. These are listed in alphabetical order and not by order of importance or usefulness.

Review the "Research Training Program," as a first step in learning how to search or fine-tune your search process.

Core Discipline-specific Databases (also see "Finding Policy" tab)

Agriculture & Environmental

Law

Political Science, Policy, International Affairs

Social Science - Geography
Social Sciences - Misc

Health & Nutrition (in school settings see also Education Source above)

Other databases in other disciplines

The databases listed here will get you started finding articles published in scholarly journals and conference publications. Remember that Food Studies is interdisciplinary. Consider other databases in the following disciplines/subject areas:

Advertising
Anthropology
Economics
Education
Geography
Geology
Law
Health & Wellness (Public Health)
History
Nutrition
Political Science
Psychology
Sociology

Think about your topic and search the ones that apply!