Arts and Humanities Through the Eras

Description: This e-book from Gale Virtual Reference Library profiles milestones and movements in the arts, literature, music, and religion from a specific period.

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 Arts and Humanities Through the Eras

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

 

 

 

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

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

Emerald

Description: Emerald is a database of over 300 peer-reviewed journals. Subject coverage of the journals includes marketing, human resource management, training, economics, hospitality management, quality, engineering, built environment, health services management, social care, accounting, and organisation studies.

Access Information: To access Emerald off campus click on “Log in” at the top of the Emerald home page. Ignore the login boxes and click on the word “Shibboleth”. Select the “UK Higher Education” option from the drop down list and then select Bradford College from the list of institutions. Enter your college username and password.

Link: Click here to access Emerald

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

Issues Online

Description: This online reference source provides up-to-date information on contemporary social issues taken from a wide range of sources including newspaper archives, articles, key facts, government statistics, and key organisations.

Access Information: To access Issues Online off campus under Your Home Institution Shibboleth login click on “go to the login area”. Type in Bradford College and click on “Login”, and then enter your College username and password.

Link: Click here to access Issues Online

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

NEN Gallery

Description: The NEN Gallery is a community resource, built and maintained by the education community for the education community. The Gallery is a growing collection, at present containing around 52,000 Image, Audio and Video resources covering a wide range of topics relevant to the curriculum. Its purpose is to provide a repository of high quality materials freely available for educational use.

Access Information: Freely available

Link: Click here to access NEN Gallery