Topic outline

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    • Resources

      Eclipse is our library catalogue

      This catalogue lists everything we have in each LRC.


      ebooks for FE

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

      * Oaklands College pays for access to these ebooks.

      Social issues

      This is a reference source addressing contemporary social issues.

      Username: Oaklands Password: 46190

      Articles, statistics and organisational information.

      Username: Welwyn Password: LRC

      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.

      Choose "Oaklands College" from the list and then click the Login button.

      Veterinary Nurse is a clinical, professional and educational journal for veterinary nurses around the world who wish to enhance their practice and deepen their understanding of veterinary nursing.
      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.
      * Early Years & Nursery Stories

      Choose the blue "Institution Sign-In" button and then select "Oaklands College" from the list and then select the green Login button.
      * Healthcare and education content from the Mark Allen Group

      Choose "UK Higher Education" from the drop-down menu and then select "Oaklands College" from the list.
      The Vogue Fashion news, backstage photos, fashion trends, catwalk videos, supermodel interviews, beauty trends and celebrity party photos

      Engineering and Construction

      * Info4education - is a complete reference source for online access to British Standards, legislation and other guidance information related to construction, health and safety, product catalogues covering the construction, engineering, process and electronics industries...

      Digimap for Colleges is an online service providing access to Ordnance Survey mapping of Great Britain

      Geospatial information and services for those in education and research.
      Access to Video Archive Library

      Art, Design and Media

      * Stimulating and supporting contemporary visual arts practice.

      To access a-n select "Login via your host institution" and then select or type Oaklands College from the list and click the Continue button.


      MediaMagazine and website for A Level Media Studies and Film Studies students.

      Login details outside college:

      Username: mediamagazine11
      Password: qp726zr

      * JISCMediaHub - Access to a wide range of audio video resources from JISC.


      Simple online Maths Tutor.

      Username: oaklandscoll Password: equation

      Login: oaklandscollege

      WGC Campus Username: mathwgc password: Oaklands1
      SML Campus username: mathsml password: Oaklands2

      Business and Marketing
      * MarketLine is a leading provider of quality information on companies, industries and countries.
      * Market forecasts and E-Commerce

      Select "Oaklands College" from the drop-down menu and then login.
      * Access legal resources for A and AS level law studies
      * Anatomy and Physiology resources.

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      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 the UK. You may need your Oaklands College student username and password to access some of these resources, particularly when you look at these resources from off site.