Credo is an academic alternative to Wikipedia and is perfect for background research or formulating your topic. It includes topic pages with mind maps (examples: Coffee and Caffeine) and specialized entries from several encyclopedias, dictionaries, and other reference sources (example: Coffee from The Oxford Companion to Food, International Coffee Agreement from Dictionary of Trade Policy Terms, Fair Trade from Global Social Issues: An Encyclopedia).
The databases featured in this box are particularly useful for this class. You can learn more about databases on the Research Hub.
Try some of these subject headings in WorldCat:
Coffee industry | Coffee History | Kaffee | Coffeehouses | Coffee Social aspects | TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING Agriculture Sustainable Agriculture | BUSINESS & ECONOMICS Industries Agribusiness | Competition, Unfair Guatemala | Caffeine | Humans Brain Biochemistry | Caffeine Health Benefits | Coffee industry Latin America history | Exports Developing countries | Popular culture Japan | Coffee brewing
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