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AGR 118 Food Science: AGR 118 Resources

Food Science Fall 2016

Library of Engineering & Science Hours of Operation

Library of Engineering & Science

Reference Desk (765) 494-0831

Hours of Operation

Monday - Thursday

8:00am - 2:00am


8:00am - 2:00am


8:00am - 2:00am


8:00am - 2:00am

Standard Hours of Operation (extended hours are offered around finals week, reduced hours or closings may occur during Purdue break periods).

Library of Engineering & Science Map


The Library of Engineering & Science (LOES) is located in the Wilmeth Active Learning Center, 2nd floor.


Welcome to the AGR 118 Food Science Libguide page.  You will find some helpful resources in the boxes below.

Catalog Search

Start at the Libraries’ home page to find the catalog for books and e-books and the links to the lists of databases and electronic journals.   The Life Sciences Library in Lily Hall has reference materials, books and journals for Food Science classes.  Reference is on the entrance floor of the library (2nd floor of Lilly), books are on the third floor, and bound journals are on the fourth floor.  Additional resources may be located in other Purdue libraries, so note the location of items in the catalog record.  You are welcome to contact me any time you need help finding information or using the Purdue Libraries or come to the Life Sciences Library to ask for help at the desk, or “Ask a Librarian” (chat with or email library staff at

For helpful tutorials about finding research information, see

Locating journal articles:

  • Search appropriate databases for journal articles on specific topics and select the articles you would like to read.
  • Check “Find It at Purdue” button to see if we have it electronically or in hard copy.
  • If books or articles are not immediately available at Purdue, request interlibrary loan, which takes 2-10 days, depending on what is requested.