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  • BBC Landmark Video Collection From the depths of the oceans to the Antarctic ice cap, from a firsthand view of evolution in animals and plants to Cretaceous Alaska and far-flung corners of the globe, the BBC Landmark Video Collection is your groundbreaking exclusive HD view into our natural world. Through access to cutting-edge series like Planet Earth and Blue Planet, your classrooms and students can now experience breathtaking natural events like never before.

  • BBC Literary Adaptations in Video This collection of titles comprises a treasure trove of BBC productions of famous literary works, many that were buried in the BBC archive for the past few decades. From Dickens to Shakespeare, from Chekhov to Arthur Miller, from Jane Austen to Mary Shelley, a great breadth of works is included. Talent like Mark Rylance, John Gielgud, Ian McKellen, Colin Firth, and more make this product a must-have for theatre, drama, performing arts, and literature courses. In addition to actual performances, the product includes titles like Face to Face where actors and directors discuss their craft.

  • BCcampus OpenEd (Open Access) Open education resources (including open textbooks) with permission granted by their creators to allow other educators to use, distribute, keep, or make changes to them.

  • BERITA : Malaysia/Singapore/Brunei/ASEAN database (Informit)Archive database (1990-2013) of material on South-East Asian education, business, law, science, technology, politics and information science.

  • BMC, Research in Progress (Open Access) Full text peer-reviewed journals covering life and physical sciences, engineering, psychology, medicine and public health.
  • Business Expert Press (IG Publishing)The press focuses on a collection of books in areas such as International Business, Strategic Management, Managerial Accounting, Corporate Communications, Financial Accounting, Human Resource Management and Organizational Behavior.

  • Biological Science Database (ProQuest)Full text database. Subject coverage: biological chemistry, biophysics, botany, cytology and histology, environmental studies, microbiology, microscopy and zoology.

  • BioLab Collective (Open Access) Channel showcases the skills and techniques scientists use every day in the lab. It walks through the theory, demonstrates the techniques, and explains how this training can lead to breakthroughs in scientific research.

  • BioMed Central (Open Access) Full text peer-reviewed journals covering biology, medicine and health.

  • BIR entertainment (EBSCOhost)Database of information on more than 400, 000 music titles and 200, 000 DVD/video titles. Search by artist, performer or specific genre. Updated regularly.

  • Bloomsbury Video Library : Film & Media Collection Includes feature films, experimental films, documentaries and interviews with film practitioners (Jane Campion, Milos Forman, Nicolas Roeg, Len Lye, Joseph Losey, Robert Altman, Lindsay Anderson, Agnes Varda, Alfred Hitchcock, the Maysles Brothers), and documentaries on sound and lighting, television editing and beyond. Highlights include ground-breaking avant-garde films by Fluxus, Chris Petit and others.

  • Bloomsbury Video Library : History & Culture Collection Includes content on a diverse, international range of topics, including Asian, Australasian, Latin American and African Studies, as well as Literature, Anthropology of Art, Politics, History, Gender & Sexuality, and Environment & Sustainability. Features a range of interviews with internationally renowned figures from Margaret Atwood and Salman Rushdie to Michel Roux.

  • Bloomsbury Video Library : Visual and Applied Arts Collection Includes documentaries, interviews, and instructional videos covering fine art, the history of art, performance art, new media art, architecture, fashion, design, craft, decorative arts, antiques, and luxury goods. Documentaries encompass key names such as Norman Foster, Vivienne Westwood, Christian Dior, and Frank Lloyd Wright, whilst interviews feature Tracey Emin, David Hockney, Anish Kapoor, Gilbert & George, Sam Taylor-Wood, Ettore Sottsass, Eric Javits, Bernard Lacoste, and many more.

  • Book index with reviews (EBSCOhost)Database of reviews for over five million book titles in a range of formats. Sources include Library Journal, School Library Journal, Publishers Weekly and Booklist.

  • Business (Gale)Understand the activities of companies and industries worldwide through leading business and trade publications. Updated daily.

  • Business collection (Informit)Subject coverage: all business fields, including accounting, career development, commercial law, commodities, corporate governance, e-business, economics, employment, human resources, labour, management, marketing, occupational health, taxation and unions.

  • Business market research collection (ProQuest)Includes international market research overviews for more than 40 industries in more than 40 countries, including regional summaries. Includes market size and share, forecasts and segments.

  • Business source complete (EBSCOhost)Subject coverage: all aspects of business including marketing, management, human resources, information systems, operations management, accounting, finance and economics.