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

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

British Library Sound Archive

Description: As a member of staff or student at Bradford College you can search for, listen to, and download recordings on the site.

Access Information: You will need to log in to access the full sound archive. Click on the links to “UK HE/FE log in” when prompted, choose Bradford College and then enter your College username and password

Link: Click here to access British Library Sound Archive