Issues Online provides teachers and students with a safe, reliable place to explore today’s most important social issues. It contains hundreds of articles, infographics, videos, assignment ideas and e-books on topics ranging from human rights, domestic violence, health and wellbeing, drugs, and alcohol.
To access Issues Online, click on the Login button, 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 IT username and password.
These databases have been recommended by the Librarians
Digimap is an online map and data delivery service
The first time that you use Digimap you will need to register. Register using your College email, follow the steps to register, verify your email address and accept the 'Licence Agreements' for the Digimap collections they wish to access.
Digital Theatre+ is the world’s leading educational platform for the study of performing arts and dramatic texts. DT+ provides unlimited access to thousands of full-length productions and educational resources, collaborating with 50 leading theatre companies, educational organisations and arts collectives worldwide. For example Royal Shakespeare Company, BBC, Royal Opera House, English National Ballet, Donmar Warehouse to name a few.
To log on to access these resources enter your college IT username and password.
FT.com provides in depth coverage of UK and international business, finance, economic and political news. It also contains comment and analysis from leading journalists and insight into management trends and new developments.
FT.com is available to 16 to 19 year old students and staff.
The first time you use FT.com you will need to register. If you are 16 to 19 years old or a member of staff fill in the form using your college email and complete all fields. You can then create a password.
O'Reilly for Higher Education
The O'Reilly Learning Platform (formerly Safari Technical Books Online) gives you access to a variety of formats including live online training courses, interactive tutorials, books, videos, and case studies.
Subjects covered include: Business; Desktop and Web Applications; Digital Media; Engineering; Information Technology & Software Development; Math & Science; Personal & Professional Development.
Please log on using your college IT username and password