Welcome to the Entomology Literature Guide.
This guide contains selected core reference and other literature finding aids for this subject area.
Entomology is "the branch of zoology concerned with the study of insects."¹
Economic entomology is "the study of insects that have a direct influence on humanity. Though this includes beneficial as well as harmful species, most attention is devoted to the latter and how they become pests and are controlled."² more
1. David J. Horn, "Entomology, economic", in AccessScience@McGraw-Hill, http://www.accessscience.com, DOI 10.1036/1097-8542.235200 (accessed October 21, 2010).