Community Care Inform Children

Description: Community Care Inform Children and Community Care Inform Adults are the UK’s largest provider of online resources for social workers and social care professionals. They aim to provide accessible and in depth guides for practitioners, supporting both practical decisions and professional development.

Access Information: To access Community Care Inform Children off campus please click on the green Login button on the home page, select the “Sign in via Shibboleth”, select Bradford College from the drop down menu of institutions and click on Submit and then enter your College username and password.

Link: Click here to access Community Care Inform Children

 

 

Dawsonera

Description: The titles on Dawsonera have been selected by Academic Liaison Librarians to support subjects taught at the College. You can browse and search for titles on the Dawsonera platform or search for a title via the Library Catalogue.  You can find the latest service updates for Dawsonera on Twitter by following @DawsonEra

Access Information: You will be asked for your college username and password to view the e-books on Dawsonera.

Link: Click here to access e-books on Dawsonera

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.

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

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

Psychology and Behavioural Science Collection

Description: Psychology and Behavioural Science Collection contains more than 500 full text journals covering topics such as psychiatry and psychology, emotional and behavioural characteristics, and observational and experimental methods.

Access Information: Please use your college username and password to access this database from off campus. You may need to select “UK Higher Education” from the drop down list and then select Bradford College.

Link: Click here to access Psychology and Behavioural Science Collection

Social Care Online

Description: Social Care Online includes research briefings, government reports, journal articles and websites making this a comprehensive database of social care information. Freely available and updated daily by the Social Care Institute for Excellence. Incorporates CareData.

Access Information: Freely available

Link: Click here to access Social Care Online

 

Social Welfare at the British Library

Description: Subject areas include: Children and families ,Older adults,people with disabilities, minority groups,Community development and regeneration, Welfare benefits, Employment, education, health, housing and social services, Offenders and the criminal justice system. Items indexed include UK government reports, journal articles and reports from research organizations. Created by the specialist social sciences team at the British library with support from the Social Care Institute for Excellence and the University of Staffordshire, Social Work and Advice Studies.

Access Information: Freely available

Link: Click here to access Social Welfare at the British Library

 

SocINDEX with Full Text

Description: SocINDEX with Full Text is a sociology research database and contains the full text for more than 820 journals dating back to 1908. Subjects covered include sociology, criminology, ethnic and racial studies, gender, the family, politics, social theory, and social structure.

Access Information: Please use your college username and password to access this database from off campus. You may need to select “UK Higher Education” from the drop down list and then select Bradford College.

Link: Click here to access SocINDEX with Full Text