Business Searching Interface

Description: The enhanced Business Searching Interface of the Business Source Premier database allows you to browse by: market research reports; country reports; industry and company profiles; and SWOT analyses.

Access Information: Please use your college username and password when accessing Business Searching Interface from off campus. You will first need to select “UK Higher Education” from the drop down list, and then select Bradford College.

Link: Click here to access Business Searching Interface

[email protected]

Description: [email protected] is a single search tool that allows you to search for keywords in your subject area across the library catalogue and the majority of electronic resources that the College Library subscribes to, including EBSCOHost databases, Emerald and Britannica Online. Please note that Lawtel, LexisLibrary and Westlaw are not searchable using DISCOVER.

Access Information: Please use your college username and password to access [email protected] off campus.

Link: Click here to access [email protected]


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


Description: A comprehensive collection of UK industry market research and industry risk ratings. Includes statistics, analysis, forecasts and Brexit Impact Reports.

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

Link: Click here to access IBISWorld

Off Campus Link: Click here to access IBISWorld off campus

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