Gale Encyclopedia of Science

Description: This e-book from Gale Virtual Reference Library covers major areas of science including: biology, genetics, microbiology, astronomy, chemistry, physics, engineering, technology, geology, weather, archaeology, psychology, mathematics, and medicine, and provides readers with a wide range of up-to-date, relevant, and accurate information.

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 Gale Encyclopedia of Science

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

Institute of Physics Journal Archive 1874-1998

Description: Bradford College has free online access to over 110,000 articles and 1.5 million pages of research from 40 journals published by the Institute of Physics between 1874 and 1998. Once on the Institute of Physics site use

Access Information: To access the IOP Journal Archive off campus, please select the option “Athens/Institutional login”, click on your institutions location – “UK Access Management Federation”, click on “Bradford College”, enter your college username and password.

Link: Click here to access Institute of Physics Journal Archive 1874-1998 

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

New Scientist Online

Description: Find the answer to your science and technology questions at NewScientist.com. You have online access to the current magazine plus archived editions going back to April 1989, and the specialist sites – Space, Tech and Environment.

Access Information: Only available on campus.

Link: Click here to access New Scientist Online

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

Science of Everyday Things

Description: This e-book from Gale Virtual Reference Library illustrates the importance of scientific and mathematical principles through their use in everyday life. Each volume focuses on a specific scientific discipline — biology, chemistry, earth sciences and physics — offering students an in-depth understanding of each discipline and its theories.

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.

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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