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

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. Access to the Institute of Physics Journal Archive is through Jisc Journals Archive. Consequently, the ICE archive can be searched concurrently alongside the archives from the Institute of Physics, Brill, Cambridge University Press, Oxford University Press, Taylor & Francis and The Royal Society of Chemistry.

Access Information: To log on off campus, click on “Log in via your Institutional username and password”. Type in the name of your Institution – Bradford College – and click on the “Continue” button. Enter your College username and password.

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

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: 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

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.

Link: Click here to access the e-book Science of Everyday Things

 

 

 

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