Within college the following resources may be accessed simply by clicking on the link. If you are accessing these resources from home you will be asked for your college network username and password, (the ones you use when logging onto a computer in college).
A one-stop source for news and periodical articles on a wide range of topics.
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.
Includes a topic section on environmental and global issues which deals with climate change, water crisis, sustainability and lots more. You can also find information on wider issues such as society and economics and welfare.
Science Reference Center
A great one-stop source of information and includes a subject area for earth sciences. Provides useful articles on topics such as earth processes, earthquakes, environmental issues, rivers etc.
Ecologist – this can be accessed as part of Science Reference Center
The world’s leading environmental affairs magazine available online, publishes information on the environment, climate change, farming, energy, food, health etc.
*Due to copyright regulations clicking on the links below will take you to the Library Moodle pages where you will find information on the usernames and passwords needed to access these resources. When you have clicked on the link you will be asked to login to the Moodle page using your college network username and password, (the ones you use when logging onto a computer in college).
The Economist offers authoritative insight and opinion on international news, politics, business, finance, science and technology. Useful for development and globalisation.
Leading geographers and examiners provide specially written case studies of recent events, grade boosting advice and additional online support.
*These resources may only be accessed from within college
Digimap for Colleges
Provides easy access to a range of up to date Ordnance Survey digital mapping for Great Britain. You can access detailed maps showing building outlines, street level maps, road atlas style maps and maps for outdoor activities.
Complete coverage of GB allows you to create a map of anywhere showing all sorts of different detail. Maps can be enhanced with your own information by adding points, lines, text and images. Any map you create can be saved, printed or you can create an image file to drop into a report or presentation.