E-resources

Ebooks | Streamed video

Anatomy and Physiology (Primal Pictures) interactive tutorials, videos and resources for human anatomy

Issues Online is an excellent starting point for researching today’s social issues and developments (e.g. health, environment, welfare and rights) | click to access from home

Magazines, journals & newspapers (Gale Databases) – over 14,000 titles; access from home

  • Use General OneFile for magazines and journals
  • JISC FE Custom News – for newspapers
  • or search across both databases.

Alexander Street – MediaPlus – images, video and audio resources on various subjects for free use for research and in assignments

OpenDOAR – a repository of academic papers in all disciplines.

Vogue Archive – a complete searchable archive of American Vogue – the works of the world’s greatest fashion designers, stylists and photographers. Subject covered: textiles and dress, fashion history, popular culture, gender studies, photography, graphic design, marketing and advertising; access from home.

Visual Arts Data Service – VADS – is the online resource for visual arts. It has provided services to the academic community for 12 years and has built up a considerable portfolio of visual art collections comprising over 100,000 images that are freely available and copyright cleared for use in learning, teaching and research in the UK.