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    Access the catalogue of our Books, eBooks, Journals, DVDs and Online Databases to help you find the information you need for your studies.


    ebooks for FE

    eBooks cover these subject areas: Business, Childcare & Counselling, Education, Engineering, Fine Arts, Hair, Beauty & Holistic Therapies, Healthcare, Information Technology, Social Work, Sport & Coaching, Travel & Tourism.


    eBooks from the dawsonera collection purchased by Oaklands College

    Construction information Social issues

    Issues Online is UK's first comprehensive reference source addressing contemporary social issues.

    External usage login
    Username = Oaklands
    Password = 46190

    Info4education - is a complete reference source for online acccess to British Standards, legislation and other guidance information related to construction, health and safety, in addition to product catalogues covering the construction, engineering, process and electronics industries.....
    Username: Welwyn password: LRC

    Find relevant articles, statistics and organisations for your research.

    Journals and Online Magazines
    Animal Welfare Journal - is the established scientific and technical journal that brings together the results of scientific research and technical studies related to the welfare of animals kept on farms, in zoos, in laboratories, as companions or living in the wild. The Veterinary Nurse is a new clinical, professional and educational journal for veterinary nurses around the world who wish to enhance their practice and deepen their understanding of veterinary nursing.
    To access a-n select Oaklands College from the long drop down list.


    Centre ID= oaklandscollege
    Stimulating and supporting contemporary visual arts practice. WGC Campus u/n: mathwgc p/w: Oaklands1
    SML Campus u/n: mathsml p/w: Oaklands2

    MarketLine is a leading provider of quality information on companies, industries and countries. London Review of Books - a bi-monthly journal featuring essay-length articles on diverse topics such as politics, literature, history, philosophy, science and the arts.
    Online Resources


    Simple online Maths Tutor. To login you need the following login details.. u/n: oaklandscoll p/w: equation JISCMediaHub - Access to a wide range of audio video resources from JISC.

    Access legal resources for A and AS level law studies.

    The place to discover geospatial information and services for those in education and research.


    Login details outside college:

    Username: mediamagazine11
    Password: qp726zr

    Anatomy and Physiology resources.

    MediaMagazine and website for A Level Media Studies and Film Studies students.
    Access to our Video Archive Library.

    Market forecasts and E-Commerce

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    Please be aware the IT Solutions team is not responsible for the availability or content of external (Internet) website or web services provided by third parties; either paid for or free, where possible the IT Solutions team will assist and provide any information required by a third party to help their investigations but the IT Solutions team has no responsibility or authority to resolve the problems.


    You can find a lot of information on the Internet delivered via our partner content providers. We make use of the UK Federation with Shibboleth authentication to allow you access to content and information specially created and provided for students in UK. You may need your Oaklands College student username and password to access some of these resources, particularly when you look at these resources off site.