Art Full Text

Description: A great resource for art information, Art Full Text is a bibliographic database indexing over 600 journals, over 300 of which are available in full text.

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 Art Full Text

ArtStor

Description: ArtStor is an image database featuring a range of images from some of the world’s leading museums, photo archives, scholars, and artists. It has more than two million images from 280 collections that can support many topics including Archaeology, Architecture, Art History, Design, Fashion & Costume, , Literature, Religion, Theatre, World History, and much more. The image library is constantly growing with new collections added monthly, continually expanding areas of reference and study.

Access Information: To access ArtStor off campus: click on LOG IN from the ArtStor home page, Select ‘Log in through your institution’. Type in Bradford College or select from the drop down list and click on LOG IN. Enter your college username and password. You may be asked to register. Please use your college email address.

Link: Click here to access ArtStor

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

 

Contemporary Fashion

Description: This e-book from Gale Virtual Reference Library covers information on more than 450 fashion leaders from the 1940’s to today, including names such as Stella McCartney and Vera Wang. Footwear designers, fashion companies and milliners are also included. Every entry is illustrated.

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 Contemporary Fashion

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

Encyclopedia of Clothing and Fashion

Description: This e-book from Gale Virtual Reference Library examines the origins of clothing, the development of fabrics, techniques and manufacturing processes and looks at clothing in a cultural context. Costume design for stage and screen and advertising are covered. Body adornment is also included.

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 Encyclopedia of Clothing and Fashion

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

MediaPlus

Description: MediaPlus is a resource of Jisc-licensed news, film, image and music content including high profile collections such as ITN, Getty images and Wellcome Library images and sound,  hosted and delivered by Alexander Street. MediaPlus also contains instructional videos from Teachers’ TV.

Access Information: 

Link: Click here to access MediaPlus