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The LRC guide to Electronic Resources 2018


What are

E-resources? Electronic resources are a reliable alternative source of information, statistics and images to help you with your course. The collection of e-journals, e-books and online databases is easily accessed by logging onto Moodle (http://moodle.peterborough.ac.uk), clicking on the LRC heading and selecting the Electronic Resources link. The Electronic Resources page is ordered alphabetically with instructions on how to access them.


Box of Broadcasts Resource type: Database Description: On demand TV and radio for programmes since 1999. Search and record programmes and create playlists and clips. External access?: Yes. Log in details: Your college log –in details but you will need to register the first time you use it using your college email address. Good for– Everyone!

Childlink Resource type: Database Description: The most up to the minute, accessible information on welfare, education, health, lifestyle, justice, youth affairs, employment, and benefit issues. External access?: Yes Log in details: Your college log-in Good for– Early Years and Health and Social Care

Available as an app!

Child Protection Hub Resource type: Database Description: UK based legislation and information about children's health, education and welfare External access?: No Good for– Early years and Health and Social Care


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Resource type: Database Description: provides access to the online catalogues of many major university research libraries and the National Libraries of the UK and Ireland, including the British Library. External access?: Yes Good for– Everyone

Resource type: E-books Description: Full-text access to a selection of e-books, covering a wide range of subjects. Search for keywords and make notes as well as create your own bookshelf of useful e-books. External access?: Yes-Click on "Shibboleth login" Log in details: Your college log-in Good for– Everyone– you can search the LRC catalogue for e-books!

Ebook Central Resource type: E-books Description: Full text access to a range of electronic books External access?: Yes Log in details: Your college log-in Good for– Everyone– you can search the LRC catalogue for e-books!


eCLIPS Online Resource type: Database Description: Clear, accurate and impartial careers information on over 1200 jobs & Careers External access?: No Log in details: Check the LRC e-resources moodle page Good for– Everyone

Gale FE News, Business and Reference (formerly Infotrac) Resource type: Database Description: This provides access to a vast range of daily newspapers and journals covering a wide range of subjects. Includes new Business Insights Global. External access?: Yes-Click on "Shibboleth login" Log in details: Your college log –in details Good for– Everyone!

Geospatial Data Service Resource type: Database Description: Ordnance survey data collection and maps External access?: Yes Log in details: Your college log-in details Good for– Everyone but in particular public services


Hairdressing Training Resource type: Database Description: This resource features thirteen classic haircuts to illustrate the NVQ material. External access?: Yes Log in details: None needed Good for– Hair and Beauty

Health & Social Care Training Resource type: Database Description: Health and social care training consists of high quality videos, guides, infographics and interactive learning materials covering all mandatory NVQ level 2 and 3 health and social care units. External access?: No Log in details: Your college log –in details Good for– Health and Social Care students.

Histpop Resource type: Database Description: This collection provides online access to the complete British population reports for Britain and Ireland from 1801 to 1937. External access?: Yes Good for– Historical statistics


Issues Online Resource type: Database Description: Provides access to all 71 titles in the Issues series covering current topics such as health and wellbeing, economics and welfare, crime and justice, science and health, media, drugs, and human rights External access?: Yes Log in details: Your college log –in details Good for– Everyone!

Oxford Reference Online Resource type: Database Description: Oxford Reference Online brings together language and subject reference works into a single cross-searchable resource. External access?: Yes Log in details: College log-in Good for– Everyone!

Primal Pictures Anatomy & Physiology Online Resource type: Database Description: This database consists of 19 fully interactive modules that bring to life key anatomy and physiology. External access?: Yes Log in details: College log-in Good for– Early years, Health and Social Care, Science and Sport.


Safeguarding Adults at Risk Resource type: Database Description: SAaRIH (Safeguarding Adults at Risk Information Hub) is an online central information resource for practitioners, managers, trainers and researchers. External access?: No Good for– Early Years and Health and Social Care

Vogue Archive Resource type: Database Description: contains the entire run of Vogue magazine (US edition) from 1892 to the present day. It is the essential creative resource for fashion enthusiasts and style, design, and marketing professionals. External access?: Yes Log in details: College log–in Good for– Art, Business, Fashion, Hair & Beauty and General Interest


Online Journal access details

Current Archaeology: www.archaeology.co.uk No Username or password required Equality Review http://www.equalityanddiversity.net/ Please contact LRC for log-in details Fire http://www.fire-magazine.com This is available through Gale FE News, Business & Reference Highways http://transport-network.co.uk/ No Username or password required Hot Shoe http://www.hotshoemagazine.com/ Please contact LRC for log-in details Marketing Week: http://www.marketingweek.com No Username or password required


Sight and Sound http--sightandsounddigital.bfi.org.ukcustompages-SightAndSound-subscribe.aspx Please contact LRC for log-in details The Stage http://www.thestage.co.uk/ Please contact LRC for log-in details Travel Weekly http://www.travelweekly.co.uk No Username or password required Which www.which.co.uk Please contact LRC for log-in details Your Dog http://www.yourdog.co.uk No Username or password required


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