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

Child Development

Description: This e-book from Gale Virtual Reference Library is part of the Macmillan Psychology Reference Series and covers issues related to human development from conception through adolescence, summarizing the latest research on physical, cognitive, social and emotional development and behavior, including areas of law, medicine, psychiatry, and demography among others.

Access Information: To access Gale Virtual Reference Library off campus please click on the link “Login via your home institution” and then enter your College username and password.

Link: Click here to access the e-book Child Development

Childlink

Description: Childlink is the largest online information service on Children and families in the UK and Ireland. Childlink focuses on the policies, practices and legislation that affect Children and families. The content includes: news stories, papers and reports, legislation, case law, parliamentary questions and debates, and research.

Access Information: To access ChildLink off campus please click on the link, then on “Click here to login via your home institution”, select “Bradford College” from the drop down list, and then enter your college username and password.

Link: Click here to access Childlink

Education Research Complete

Description: Education Research Complete is an online resource for education research. Topics covered include all levels of education from early childhood to higher education, and all educational specialties, such as multilingual education, health education, and testing. Education Research Complete provides indexing and abstracts for more than 2,100 journals, as well as full text for more than 1,200 journals, and includes full text for nearly 500 books and monographs.

Access Information: Please use your college username and password to access this database from off campus. You may need to select “UK Higher Education” from the drop down list and then select Bradford College.

Link: Click here to access Education Research Complete

General OneFile

Description: A one stop source for news, magazine and journal articles on a wide range of subjects. Millions of full text articles available as PDF and HTML, many with images. Updated daily.

Access Information: To access General OneFile off campus please click on the link “Login via your home institution” and then enter your College username and password.

Link: Click here to access General OneFile

JISC FE Custom News

Description: JISC FE Custom News (formerly InfoTrac Full Text Newspaper Database) provides access to over 40 full text regional, national and international newspapers and over 8,500,000 articles. Updated daily the content includes newspapers such as The Times, The Independent, Daily Mail, Scotsman, and Washington Times.

Access Information: To access this database off campus please click on the link “Login via your home institution” and then enter your College username and password.

Link: Click here to access JISC FE Custom News

Newspaper Database

Description: JISC FE Custom News (formerly InfoTrac Full Text Newspaper Database) provides access to over 40 full text regional, national and international newspapers and over 8,500,000 articles. Updated daily the content includes newspapers such as The Times, The Independent, Daily Mail, Scotsman, and Washington Times.

Access Information: To access this database off campus please click on the link “Login via your home institution” and then enter your College username and password.

Link: Click here to access JISC FE Custom News

Social Care Online

Description: Social Care Online includes research briefings, government reports, journal articles and websites making this a comprehensive database of social care information. Freely available and updated daily by the Social Care Institute for Excellence. Incorporates CareData.

Access Information: Freely available

Link: Click here to access Social Care Online

 

Teacher Reference Center

Description: The Teacher Reference Center is an indexing and abstracting database for more than 270 popular teacher journals. This is an EBSCO database.

Access Information: Please use your college username and password to access this database from off campus. You may need to select “UK Higher Education” from the drop down list and then select Bradford College.

Link: Click here to access Teacher Reference Center

 

 

Zetoc

Description: Zetoc provides access to the British Library’s Electronic Table of Contents for over 30,000 journals and 100,000 conference papers dating back to 1993.

Access Information: To login from off campus when promted type “bradford” into the search box, then select “Bradford College”, click on go and then enter your College username and password.

Link: Click here to access Zetoc