Collection Spotlight: Safeguarding Adults at Risk Information Hub (SAaRIH)

A collection spotlight

We have subscribed to Safeguarding Adults at Risk Information Hub (SAaRIH) which is a great online resource for practitioners and researchers who have an interest in adult safeguarding and protection.

Adult safeguarding hubThe hub provides links to the latest news and research in adult safeguarding, relevant policies and standards, and training resources to name a few.

To access this resource log into iCity, look for the red library tile, select Links then Find Resources then A-Z of Resources.

^Trudi

Collection Spotlight: HS Talks – Biomedical and Life Science Lectures

A collection spotlight

Great News!

We have now subscribed to HSTalks – Biomedical and Life Science Lectures.

This resource is useful for students and researchers, providing access to lectures on health related content  by leading experts from around the globe. New lectures are added each month and the content is regularly reviewed and updated.

HS Talks

 

To access this resource log into iCity, look for the red library tile, select Links then Find Resources then A-Z of Resources.

^Trudi

Collection Spotlight: Vogue Archives

A collection spotlight

The Vogue Archive is a database which allows you to search the back issues of Vogue. Search by company/brand, fashion item, photographer/illustrator, person pictured, and more!

This is a fantastic resource which will be really useful to our fashion/art/visual communication students.

Vogue Archive

Access this database via the red library tile on iCity -> links -> find resources -> A-Z of Resources.

^Laura

Collection Spotlight: New Social Work Databases

A collection spotlight

Great News!

We have added some new databases to support Social Work staff and students.

Community Care Inform (Children) and Community Care Inform (Adults)

These online resources include practice-related social work information, expert written articles, case law summaries, legislation guides, and research from government, universities and large voluntary organisations. The information available has been quality checked to allow social workers and social care professionals to make decisions which are consistent, evidence based, analytical and defensible.

 Child Protection Hub (NSCPH)

The aim of the Child Protection Hub (NSCPH) is to enhance and share child protection knowledge within the professional communities throughout the UK.

To access these databases log into iCity and find them using the A-Z of Resources.

 

^Trudi

 

 

Collection Spotlight: SAGE Psychology Video trial

A collection spotlight

Great news: we’ve set up a 3 month on-campus trial of SAGE Psychology Video library. This is a fantastic collection of video content covering all areas of psychology, from clinical/abnormal psychology to research methods and data analysis.

The collection includes over 134 hours of video with documentaries, historical footage and the accounts of real practitioners and real clients. It also has original tutorials, such as forensic psychologists working inside a prison and clinical psychologists treating patients with a variety of mental health disorders, that allow the user to witness professional psychologists in action.

If you’re on the campus network, you can log into iCity and find the database using the A-Z of Resources.

If you’ve used this new resource and have any feedback for us, please email elibrary@bcu.ac.uk

^Laura