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About Online Resources
The library pays for you to be able to use high quality information collected together into databases. In library research, a database is where you find:
films, TV and radio programmes
specialist subject information
Each database contains thousands of items which you can search simultaneously and quickly to find the most recent or most relevant information. If the database has a Search icon, you can use the library search tool to find what you need.
Remember, if you can’t find what you are searching for, ask one of the library staff, or if you would like more direct one to one support on library searching or advanced library searching, you can . book an appointment with a member of the library team
Advisory, Conciliation and Arbitration Service
ACAS aims to improve organisations and working life through better employment relations.
Chartered Institute of Marketing
Developing and supporting marketers, teams, leaders and the profession as a whole.
Department for Business Innovation & Skills
The Department for Business, Innovation & Skills (BIS) is the department for economic growth.
Economist Intelligence Unit
The Economist Intelligence Unit (EIU) is the research and analysis division of The Economist Group and the world leader in global business intelligence
International Monetory Fund
The International Monetary Fund is an organization of 189 countries, working to foster global monetary cooperation and reduce poverty around the world.
Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development.
Office of national statistics
The UK's largest independent producer of official statistics and the recognised national statistical institute of the UK.
The World Bank is an international organization dedicated to providing financing, advice and research to developing nations to aid their economic advancement.
World Trade Organisation
The World Trade Organization (WTO) is the only global international organization dealing with the rules of trade between nations.
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Box of Broadcasts
BoB is an on demand TV and radio service for education. Record programmes from over 65 free-to-air channels, and search the extensive archive.
With BoB you can...
Search programme transcripts and subtitles
Create your own playlists, clips and clip compilations
Embed content in your work and share on social media
One-click citation for easy academic referencing
Available on all devices
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