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

 

 

 

British Cartoon Archive

Description: The British Cartoon Archive is located at the Templeman Library, University of Kent, Canterbury. The collection dates back to 1904 and holds the artwork for over 150,000 British editorial, socio-political, and pocket cartoons, supported by large collections of comic strips, newspaper cuttings, books and magazines.

Access Information: Freely available to students and staff

Link: Click here to access the British Cartoon Archive

Countries and Their Cultures

Description: This e-book from Gale Virtual Reference Library focuses on cultures and countries around the world. Entries contain descriptive summaries of the country in question, including demographic, historical, cultural, economic, religious, and political 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 Countries and Their Cultures

[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]

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

 

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.

Gale Virtual Reference Library

Description: Gale Virtual Reference Library is a collection encyclopedias and specialized reference materials covering a wide range of subject and curriculum areas including Arts and Humanities, Child Care studies, Fashion, Business and Finance, Tourism and much more.

Access Information: Please use your college username and password to access Gale Virtual Reference Library off campus.

Link: Click here to access Gale Virtual Reference Library

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

History Behind the Headlines

Description: This e-book from Gale Virtual Reference Library presents in-depth information on conflicts appearing in today’s headlines. Users are provided with historical background and analysis to events to give a greater understanding of the politics, players, and layers of current affairs.

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 History Behind the Headlines

Issues Online

Description: This online reference source provides up-to-date information on contemporary social issues taken from a wide range of sources including newspaper archives, articles, key facts, government statistics, and key organisations.

Access Information: To access Issues Online off campus under Your Home Institution Shibboleth login click on “go to the login area”. Type in Bradford College and click on “Login”, and then enter your College username and password.

Link: Click here to access Issues Online