Recommended Resources for Your Subject

Welcome to your library subject page. This has been compiled to help you find information for your studies.

Accessing eResources

Use the sections below for links to journals, databases or eBooks related to your subject. The link to each resource also includes login information.

Databases and Journals

eResource Access Details
Infotrac
A one-stop source for news and periodical articles on a wide range of topics.
Within college click on the title of the resource and it will open in a new tab.
For access outside of college clicking on the title opens a login page. Enter the login details you use when logging into the computers in college. Remember to add @aquinas.ac.uk to your username.
JSTOR
A digital library that gives you access to more than 10 million academic journal articles, books, and primary sources on a wide range of subjects.
Within college click on the title of the resource and it will open in a new tab.
For access outside of college click on the title of the resource and then click the link ‘Log in through your library’, which can be found at the top of the web page. In the box ‘Search by Institution Name’ type in ‘Aquinas’ and click the ‘Search’ button. In the list of institutions click the ‘Log in’ link next to ‘Aquinas Sixth Form College, UK’. Enter the login details you use when logging into the computers in college. Remember to add @aquinas.ac.uk to your username.
The Grocer
The Grocer is a weekly magazine with coverage of the food, drink and retail grocery market. Access is from 1993 – present day.
Within college click on the title of the resource and it will open in a new tab.
For access outside of college a login page will open in the new tab. Enter the login details you use when logging into the computers in college. Remember to add @aquinas.ac.uk to your username.

To access the resources below, both in and out of college, click on the title of the resource. A Moodle login page will open in a new tab. Enter the login details you use when logging into the computers in college. Please do not add @aquinas.ac.uk to your username. The page that opens will give you the unique login details needed to access the resource. Please remember to log out of Moodle once you have accessed the resource.

eResource Description
Business Review Written by subject experts Business Review contains case studies of today’s businesses so that you can easily apply theory to the real business world. Read the full magazine online and get grade-boosting advice from real examiners.
Cobra Provided by Stockport public library, Cobra database provides you with information on starting up your own business. Factsheets, market synopses, contacts and local area profiles. (A must-use if you are studying Applied Business)
Economic Review Featuring influential economists from the Institute of Fiscal Studies and other leading bodies, Economic Review features real life case studies on key economic issues. Read the full magazine online for exam advice and interpretation of economic data.
The Economist The Economist offers authoritative insight and opinion on international news, politics, business, finance, science and technology. Read the full magazine online.
Which Money Which Money, provided by Which Magazine provides information on savings and investments, credit cards and loans, bills and budgeting and much more. Independent advice.


eBooks

To access an eBook within college click on the title of the book and it will open in a new tab.
For access outside of college clicking on the title opens a login page. Enter the login details you use when logging into the computers in college. Remember to add @aquinas.ac.uk to your username.

Business

Title
AQA A-level Business – Malcolm Surridge and Andrew Gillespie (2019)
AQA A-level Business for A-level 1 and AS – Malcolm Surridge, Andrew Gillespie, and Beth Cleall (2015)
AQA A- level Business, Level 2 – Malcolm Surridge and Andrew Gillespie (2016)
AQA A-level Business for AS – Ian Marcouse, Nigel Watson, and Andrew Hammond (2015)
AQA Business for A-level – Ian Marcouse, Nigel Watson, and Andrew Hammond (2015)
AQA A-level Business 1: for A-level Year 1 and AS – John Wolinski, , Gwen Coates, and Beth Cleall (2015)
AQA A-level Business 2 – John Wolinski, Gwen Coates (2015)
Edexcel A-level Business – My Revision Notes
Edexcel AS/A-Level Year 1 Business Student Guide: Theme 1: Marketing and People
Edexcel AS/A-Level Year 1 Business Student Guide: Theme 2: Managing Business Activities
Edexcel a-Level Business Student Guide: Theme 3: Business Decisions and Strategy
Edexcel A-level Business Student Guide: Theme 4: Global Business



Economics
Title
Edexcel A Level Economics a
Edexcel Economics A (student guide): Theme 1 – Introduction to Markets and Market Failure
Edexcel Economics A (student guide): Theme 2 – The UK Economy, Performance and Policies
Edexcel Economics A (student guide): Theme 3 – Business Behaviour and the Labour Market
Edexcel Economics A (student guide): Theme 4 – A Global Perspective

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