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Access To Research - Academic e-journals and research papers.

Thousands of publicly funded academic e-journals and research papers. Browse e-journals by title, subject category or medical subject. Only available on the public computers in the library

Ancestry Trace your family history using census, birth, marriage & death records. Only available on the public computers in the library.
Encyclopaedia Britannica
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European Sources Online Focuses on the European Union, the countries of Europe and on issues of concern to citizens and stakeholders
Go Citizen Practise questions for the Life in the UK test or British citizenship test, using official study materials licensed from the Home Office.
Issues Online Hundreds of high-quality articles on today's social issues from newspapers, charity groups, government reports etc
McGraw Hill Encyclopaedia of Science & Technology Information on science and technology.
Newsstand Search over 300 UK newspapers (national & local) such as the Guardian, Financial Times, The Times, The Scotsman and the Western Mail.
Overdrive Free download of over 700 Audiobooks & 1,000 eBooks. Use your membership card number and 4-digit PIN to sign in to Overdrive. Please Note: The Overdrive service is not available on any Kindle device except the Kindle Fire.
Oxford Art Online Discover art and art forms, geography, people, styles and cultures, time periods, themes and subjects.
Oxford Biblical Studies
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Provides authoritative information on the study of the Bible and biblical history.
Oxford Dictionary of National Biography Provides accurate, concise and readable articles on people who have shaped the British past.
Oxford Dictionaries Quick search access to definitions of words, phrases, and idioms, with expert guidance on style and usage, grammar, and spelling; plus specialist guides for legal and technical writing.
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Oxford English Dictionary Online
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Provides the meaning, history and pronunciation of 600,000 words across the English-speaking world.
Oxford Islamic Studies
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Provides reference content and commentary about global Islamic history, concepts, people, practices, politics & culture.
Oxford Music Online Find articles on composers, performers, conductors, instruments, notation, forms, genres & individual works.
Oxford Reference Online Help with homework to search subject dictionaries, maps, illustrations & timelines.
Safari Books Online
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SAFARI provides on screen access to search and view hundreds of computer and technology books. Use your membership card number & 4-digit PIN; then click Safari logo on screen left.
Thames Pilot Details the history of the River Thames from source to sea.
Theory Test Pro An online simulation of the UK's driving theory test, containing all the official test questions licensed from the DSA.
Times Digital Archive Online full-text facsimile of more than 200 years of the TIMES (1785-2008)
Who Else writes like...?

Adult Fiction Suggestions for what to read next based on your previous choices, favourite authors, or preferred genre.

Who Next...? Writers of children's fiction listed with suggestions of other authors who write in a similar way, together with key book and series titles.
Who's Who & Who Was Who Contains over 33,000 short biographies of noteworthy and influential individuals worldwide. Also 100,000 entries from the archives dating back to 1898.

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Modified: 2015-01-29
Published: Thu, 29 Jan 2015 15:12:38
Author: Heather Burgess
Editor: Paul.Noakes
RDCMS ID: 25989