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Britannica Junior - (Age Group 5 to 11)

Britannica Junior is designed for primary school students. Use this powerful resource to search or browse for information in encyclopaedias, magazines, videos, and Web sites. Part of Encyclopædia Britannica Online Library Edition. Part of Encyclopædia Britannica Online Library Edition

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Britannica Student - (Age group 12 to 18)

Use this powerful resource to search or browse for information in encyclopaedias, magazines, videos, and Web sites. This section is designed for Secondary School Students of all ages. Part of Encyclopædia Britannica Online Library Edition.

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Encyclopaedia Britannica - (Age group 18 and above)

Use this powerful resource to search or browse for information in encyclopaedias, magazines, videos, and Web sites. This section is designed for adults and students over 18. Part of Encyclopædia Britannica Online Library Edition.

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COBRA COBRA

 

 

COBRA (Complete Business Reference Adviser) is a comprehensive and continually updated online business reference resource, which provides information to help people start up and run a business, or consider different employment opportunities. 

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Ancestry Ancestry

Ancestry Library

Ancestry Library

Discover your family history and build a family tree with the world's largest genealogy website. Search birth records, census data, obituaries and more! Start discovering today. This resource is only available for use in the library.

Law&Rights Law&Rights

Law and Rights

Relevant and updated daily, Law&Rights is a complete legal resource for anyone with a question about the rights and responsibilities associated with living, working or engaging in life in Britain’

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Oxford Reference online Oxford Reference online

Oxford Reference Online Premium

Oxford Reference Online Premium

 - Oxford Online: Premium Collection is a vast online reference library available 24/7. It combines in-depth content offered by titles in the acclaimed Oxford Companions series with authoritative, quick-reference coverage of the full subject spectrum.

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Oxford Dictionary of National Biographies Oxford Dictionary of National Biographies

Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

- Oxford Dictionary of National Biography is an illustrated collection of more than 57,000 specially written biographies of the men and women from around the world who shaped all aspects of Britain's past.

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Law&Business Law&Business

Law and Business

Law&Business summarises statutes and statutory instruments that relate to starting, growing and operating a business in England, Scotland and Wales. The legal regime is just part of understanding the business environment; funding, business support information and business regulation complete the picture.

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Encyclopaedia of Popular Music Encyclopaedia of Popular Music

Encyclopeadia of Popular Musi

Encyclopeadia of Popular Music

This encyclopedia's 30,000 entries cover all genres and periods of popular music from 1900 to the present day, including jazz, country, folk, rap, reggae, techno, musicals, and world music. Key dates, biographies, and further reading are provided for artists covered, along with complete discographies that include record labels, release dates, and a 5-star album rating system.

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Credo Reference Credo Reference

Credo reference

Credo Reference

Credo Reference is an online resource of reference publications subscribed to by Newham Library Service for Newham residents and library users. It includes general Dictionaries and Encyclopaedias as well as more specialised materials on subjects such as Art, Literature, History, Science and Business.

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Access to Research Access to Research

Access to Research

Access to Research

- Access to Research gives free access to over 15million academic articles in participating public libraries across the UK. Students and independent researchers can now access many of the world’s best academic papers from leading publishers who have made their journal content available for free.

NewsBank UK NewsBank UK

- NewsBank UK & Ireland with World News

Access Newspapers from the U.K. & the World. Full-text content of local and regional newspapers. Each newspaper has it's own distinctive focus offering a variety of viewpoints on local and world issues.

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Oxford Language Dictionaries Online Oxford Language Dictionaries Online

Oxford Language Dictionaries online

Oxford Language Dictionaries Online offers fully searchable online access to Oxford's top-of- the-range, unabridged bilingual dictionaries in Chinese, French, German, Italian, Spanish and Russian; plus unique online resources for language learning.

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Oxford Dictionaries Oxford Dictionaries

Oxford Dictionaries online

- For practical help or advice on how to use English in writing and speaking today, then Oxford Dictionaries will provide the information you need. The dictionary content in Oxford Dictionaries focuses on current English and includes modern meanings and uses of words. Where words have more than one meaning, the most important and common meanings in modern English are given first, and less common and more specialist or technical uses are listed

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