Access to Research collaboration
Only available for use at the library.
Cheshire East libraries have signed up to the Access to Research pilot, a unique collaboration between librarians and publishers. Find over 1.5 million academic articles from over 8,400 journals for free online, using our public computers.
Ideal for small businesses, researchers and students, amongst others. Get in-depth information on topics such as art, business, engineering, history, languages, politics, mathematics and the sciences from academic journals and conference proceedings. Ask your local library for details.
covers a wide range of topics on contemporary social issues.
AccessUK Newspapers enables you to search UK & Ireland newspapers and business journals. There are also special reports and current events articles covering the rest of the world, many including images as well as text.
World Book Kids
Discover general reference for 6-10 year olds, with colourful and simple navigation, illustrations, videos, maps, games and activities with World book Kids. World Book Kids.
World Book Discover
Book Discover provides content and tools for anyone who has difficulty reading English, whether due to language issues or learning difficulties. Includes multimedia content, activities and a text-to-speech facility. World Book Discover.
Science Power provides engaging and visually rich information aimed at upper primary school pupils, with self-tests for each topic. Science Power.
World Book Student
Find articles, multimedia content, learning resources, features, news and even a current events quiz, with World Book Student. World Book Student.
Very Short Introductions
We subscribe to ten of the Very Short Introductions titles from the Oxford University Press.The titles we subscribe to are Twentieth Century Britain, British Politics, Drugs, Contemporary Art, History, Management, Mathematics, Nutrition, The Earth, Planets.