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

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

Sociological Research Online

Description: The journal Sociological Research Online is only available online and publishes peer reviewed articles on current sociological issues.

Access Information: Only available on campus

Link: Click here to access Sociological Research Online

SPORTDiscus with Full Text

Description: SPORTDiscus with Full Text provides access to the full text of 550 journals dating back to 1985. SPORTDiscus with Full Text covers all areas of sports and sports medicine.

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 SPORTDiscus with Full Text

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