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Literature search request form

All searches are carried out on CAB Abstracts database. The search results will include the search strategy and a list of references, with abstracts where available.

The search will normally be completed within 5 working days unless specified urgent.

For non commercial use, the fee for Library members is £50  and for non Library members it is £65.

For commercial use, the fee for Library members is £320  and for non Library members it is £400.

Request for searching an additional database is £20, and £100 if the search is for commercial use.

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Details of literature search request

Please give as much detail as possible, include any keywords you wish to include in the search

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If there is anything you wish to exclude from the search please let us know


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