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





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


PLEASE NOTE: Emerald will be undertaking essential maintenance to the Emerald database on Tuesday 22 May 2018 from 08:00 GMT and lasting for up to 12 hours.  During this time, the site will be placed into ‘read-only’ mode, making the following functionality unavailable for the duration of the upgrade: Activating access tokens ; Adding publications as favourites; Alert subscriptions; Any changes to ‘My Account’ and ‘Institutional Account’; E-commerce; Registration; and Search.

Encyclopedia of Food and Culture

Description: This three-volume e-book from Gale Virtual Reference Library has 600 articles on food and its place in culture and society. Topics covered include: comfort food; ethnicity and food;nutrition; vitamins; and peanut butter, among many 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 Encyclopedia of Food and Culture

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: Please use your college username and password to access General OneFile off campus.

Link: Click here to access General OneFile

Hospitality and Tourism Complete

Description: Hospitality & Tourism Complete covers scholarly, research and industry articles and news relating to all areas of hospitality and tourism. Coverage dates back to 1965 with full text for over 500 publications, including journals, company & country reports, and books. Sources are both domestic and international and cover hotel management, food service and beverage management, travel and tourism, event management, gaming, market trends and more. This database is also included in DISCOVER, so a search there will also search this database too.

Access Information: To access Hospitality & Tourism Complete off campus please use your college username and password.

Link: Click here to access Hospitality and Tourism Complete

Newspaper Database

Description: InfoTrac Newsstand provides access to the full text of local, regional and national newspapers and allows users to search for articles by title, headline, date, newspaper section, or other fields. The database offers a one-stop source for current news and searchable archives.

Access Information: Please use your college username and password to access InfoTrac Newsstand off campus.

Link: Click here to access InfoTrac Newsstand