BFI InView

Description: BFI InView has over 2,000 non-fiction British film and television titles from the 20th century to the early 21st century.

Access Information: Both on and off campus please click on the “Log in now” button for Members of UK higher and further education. Type in Bradford College and click on Continue. Enter your college username and password when prompted.

Link: Click here to access BFI InView


Description: Access more than 2000 searchable full-text classics including Shakespeare, Dickens, Jane Austen and the Bronte’s. The website also includes study guides which have been written by students on major works including Hamlet, MacBeth, and Wuthering Heights. Other useful texts include a guide to Literary Criticism, and Linguistics (A Guide to Language Change).

Access Information:  Freely available. You will need to register to use the website.

Link: Click here to access Bibliomania

Bradford Observatory

Description: Bradford Observatory provides reports, statistics and links to key local documents and information across various themes including population, crime, deprivation, the economy, education, health and the environment and data is available at various levels of geography within Bradford District.

Access Information:  Freely available

Link: Click here to access Bradford Observatory

Brill Journal Archive Online

Description: Brill Journal Archive Online collection covers a range of subject areas including humanities and social sciences, international law and human rights, as well as biology and science. Provides the content of Journals published by Brill from Volume 1 Number 1 to December 2009.  Access to the Brill Journal Archive Online is through JISC Journals Archive. Consequently, the ICE archive can be searched concurrently alongside the archives from the Institute of Physics, Brill, Cambridge University Press, Oxford University Press, Taylor & Francis and The Royal Society of Chemistry.

Access Information:  To log on off campus, click on “Log in via your Institutional username and password”. Type in the name of your Institution – Bradford College – and click on the “Continue” button. Enter your College username and password.

Link: Click here to access Brill Journal Archive Online

Britannica Academic Online

Description: Britannica Academic Online includes images, videos and links to journal articles.

Please Note: Britannica Online Academic Edition is not currently accessible using Apple IOS mobile devices.

Access Information: Please use your college username and password to access Britannica Online Academic Edition.

Link: Click here to access Britannica Academic Online




Britannica Image Quest

Description: Britannica Image Quest is a searchable database of digital images that allows access to more than two million images that are rights-cleared for educational use. The images are from over 50 of the best collections in the world, including: Action Plus for sports; Photo Researchers; akg-images; Getty Images; and Photoshot.

Access Information: Please use your College username and password to access Britannica Image Quest.

Link: Click here to access Britannica Image Quest


British Cartoon Archive

Description: The British Cartoon Archive is located at the Templeman Library, University of Kent, Canterbury. The collection dates back to 1904 and holds the artwork for over 150,000 British editorial, socio-political, and pocket cartoons, supported by large collections of comic strips, newspaper cuttings, books and magazines.

Access Information: Freely available to students and staff

Link: Click here to access the British Cartoon Archive