Skip to main content
It looks like you're using Internet Explorer 11 or older. This website works best with modern browsers such as the latest versions of Chrome, Firefox, Safari, and Edge. If you continue with this browser, you may see unexpected results.
Library ONLINE

Health and Social Care (FE): Books

Information and library resources relating to Health and Social Care


Finding books in the Library

You can borrow up to 20 books for 2 weeks. After this time, they will renew for 1 more week unless someone else requests a copy. They will keep renewing for up to 20 times.

You must check your email which will tell you if you need to bring your books back.

  Image of library shelves


These are the main shelf marks/classification numbers for books on health and social care.  If you are unsure where to find a specific title you can always ask at the Library Information Desk  or search the Library Catalogue. 

Subject Shelf Mark
Anatomy & Physiology 612
Caring for the Elderly 362.6
Child Development 155.4
Child Welfare 362.7
Counselling 361.06
Diet 613.2
Disabilities 362.3 to 362.4
Ethics 174
Health & Social Care Textbooks 361
Health Inequalities 362.1094
Health Promotion 613
Health Psychology 610.9
Health Service in UK 362.10941
Nutrition 613.2
Psychology 150
Safeguarding Adults 344.0313
Safeguarding Children 362.7
Social Policy 361.61
Sociology 301


Search the Library Catalogue

Search by author, title or a subject keyword. Any matching results will be displayed.

You can then find out the following information:

  • where the book is - the shelf mark;
  • how long the book can be borrowed for; 
  • and whether a book is on the shelf or out on loan.

Can't find the book you want?

If all copies of a textbook are on loan you can place a reservation, or there may be a copy available online as an e-book. 

If the book or journal article is not available from the library you can ask for an inter-library loan.


Recommended Reading

Study Skills

  Library Services Telephone : 01274088257
Email :
Visit : Bradford College, Great Horton Road, Bradford, West Yorkshire. BD7 1AY.