The college has a subscription to Jisc, a service which provides learning and research materials for Level 3 courses. You can sign in using your college login details and access a wealth of resources as pictured below. In addition to the main site there are specific pages for journal archives and historical texts. We also have access to the partner catalogue … [Read more...]
New Christmas Books and DVDs at WISE LRC!
There's still time to borrow book or film from WISE LRC to enjoy during the Christmas holidays! We have lots of Christmas resources to get you into the festive spirit, including: A Christmas Killer by Alex Pine - Book DI James Walker is ready for a quiet family Christmas in the sleepy village of Kirkby Abbey. But when he opens an early Christmas present left on his doorstep, he … [Read more...]
Black History Month – SGS LRC Bookflix Special!
Every year, October is Black History Month. Black History Month was first celebrated in the U.K. in 1987, and in the U.S.A. in 1970 -- but it's precursor, Black History Week, has its origins all the way back in 1926! Black History Month is about highlighting and celebrating Black History! SGS LRCs have loads of books -- both fiction and non-fiction -- and DVDs about Black … [Read more...]
Five Subject Links: Business and Accounting
Right. It's time to get down to Business. And Accounting... Oh boy, you have guessed it: Our Five Subject Links for this post are focused on Business and Accounting! This should be of interest not only to students of these disciplines, but to anyone who wants to know more about finance, economics and politics. This week's links are far from bankrupt, and can only appreciate in … [Read more...]
One to One Study Skills Sessions!
Hello all! In case you didn't know, the LRCs at SGS College offer One to One Study Skills Sessions for all students! We can help you with all kinds of things, from time management to organising assignments, referencing, CVs and personal statements, grammar and sentence structure, basic IT skills... pretty much whatever you need help with, we will help where we can! So if … [Read more...]