Rice / Oryza Sativa

Welcome to the Paddy / Oriza Sativa / Rice Subject Guide...

This guide has been designed to provide an overview of resources available for the study and research into science based on Paddy / Oriza Sativa / Rice.

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E-Books Subject Call Numbers     

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The call number listed below is based on general Library of Congress subject classifications. These numbers are provided primarily as a browsing tool. This lists is presented as a quick guide to selected subject and call number ranges, and not a comprehensive research tool.

Subject                            Call No.

  • Plant culture                    SB91-SB998
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Find Articles

This page indentifies the journal indexes most relevant to Paddy / Oriza Sativa / Rice, and provides links to the Library's e-journals page, and how to obtain journal articles.

Journals Title

Journal Title                                                                                 Call number & Availability

  • African Journal of Biotechnology                                                  Open Access Journal 
  • American Journal of Agricultural And Biological Science                     Open Access Journal
  • Australian Journal of Crop Science                                                  Open Access Journal
  • Biology And Fertility of Soils                                                        Online Database: Springerlink
  • Communications in Soil Science and Plant Analysis                        S590 C734 & Online Database: Taylor & Francis
  • Chemosphere                                                                             Online Database: Science Direct
  • Crop Protection                                                                          Online Database: Science Direct
  • Crop Science                                                                              SB183 C7 & Online Database: ProQuest
  • Euphytica                                                                                  SB123 E85 & Online Database: Springerlink
  • Field Crops Research                                                                  SB183 F45 & Online Database: Science Direct
  • Food Chemistry                                                                         TX501 & Online Database: Science Direct
  • Indian Journal of Agricultural Sciences                                           HD1401 I5
  • International Food Research Journal                                            TX341 A816 & Open Access Journal
  • International Journal of Agriculture and Biology                            Open Access Journal
  • Japanese Journal Of Crop Science                                               S542 J3J35 & Open Access Journal
  • Journal of Plant Physiology                                                         OD: Science Direct
  • Malaysian Journal of Nutrition                                                     TX341 M236 & Open Access Journal
  • Malaysian Journal of Science                                                      Q1 A1M24
  • Malaysian Journal of Soil Science                                                                         S590 M239 & Open Access Journal
  • Nature                                                                                     Q1 N285 & Online Database: Nature
  • Pertanika Journal of Tropical Agricultural Science                         Q1 P4 & Open Access Journal
  • Paddy and Water Environment                                                    Online Database: Springerlink
  • Pedosphere                                                                              Online Database: Science Direct
  • Plant and Soil                                                                           SB13 P55 & Online Database: Springerlink
  • Plant and Cell Physiology                                                          QK710 P55 & Online Database: Oxford Journals 
  • Plant Physiology                                                                       QK1 P68 & Online Database: ProQuest
  • Plant Science                                                                           Online Database: Science Direct
  • Soil Science and Plant Nutrition                                                  S590 & Online Database: Wiley
  • Theoretical and Applied Genetics                                                QH426 T396 & Online Database: Springerlink

Reference Works

The Reference Collection on the First Floor contains a number of different works from quick references, dictionaries, encyclopedia, atlas, thesaurus and etc.There are also ranges of electronic reference resources which is available on the Internet.

Handbooks Manuals
  • Handbook for the identification of leafhoppers and planthoppers of rice  
    QL527 C49W751
  • A handbook for weed control in rice   SB608 R5A526
  • A handbook of rice seedborne fungi     SB608 R5M611
  • Technical handbook for the paddy rice postharvest industry in developing countries    S715 R5W757
  • A handbook on the methodology for an integrated experiment-survey on rice yields constraints   
    SB191 R5H236
  • Panduan bergambar bagi penyakit-penyakit virus pada padi    S295 A177 bil.9
  • Panduan amali sistem penanaman padi dengan jentera  SB191 R5P189
  • Panduan amali keperluan dan syor-syor untuk tanaman padi tabur-terus dan tanaman padi cara mengubah   
    SB191 R5P189
  • A handbook of rice diseases in the tropics   
    SB608 R5O83
  • Philippine rice production training manual    SB191 R5P552
  • Two-line hybrid rice breeding manual    SB191 R5T974
  • A manual of rice seed health testing   SB191 R5M294
  • Manual for field collectors of rice   SB191.5 R5M38
  • Manual for testing insecticides on rice   SB951.5 M294
  • A manual for the identification and control of padi angin (weedy rice) in Malaysia   SB191 R5A995
  • Paddy drying manual   S401 U6A14

Statistical sources


  • Perangkaan Angro-Makanan Malaysia  
    HD9016 M3M236
  • Buku Perangkaan Pertanian Malaysia /Agriculture Statistical Handbook     HD2080.6 A3B932
  • Perangkaan padi Semenanjung Malaysia / Paddy statistics Peninsular Malaysia   SB191 R5P4262
  • Perangkaan padi Malaysia / Paddy statistics of Malaysia  SB191 R5P4262
  • Perangkaan padi Malaysia Barat / Paddy statistics of West Malaysia  SB191 R5P4262
  • Laporan penyiasatan pengeluaran padi Malaysia : Luar musim   SB191 R5P421
  • Laporan penyiasatan pengeluaran padi Malaysia : Musim Utama   SB191 R5PP420
  • World Rice Statistics
  • Malaysian Agricultural Directory & Index     S410 M3M236
  • Directory of germplasm collections. Creals : rice      SB191 R5T651
  • The International Directory of Rice Workers       SB191 R5I61


This is a list of the notable Paddy organizations includes intergovernmental, governmental or non-governmental.





This list provides a sampling of the rapidly proliferating number of resources on Paddy available on the Internet. However, this page will remain on the Web as a courtesy to those people who still use it.





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