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Public Service Library Resources

Posted by LibeRaCe on January 12, 2009

Coleg Llandrillo library subscribes to a few journals that are are relevant to the Public Service course:

fire1

Fire is the leading magazine of the British fire service since 1908 and contains up to date news articles, legal issues and product and technology guides amongst other special reports. Back issues of this journal are available in the library, just ask at the counter. Click on the icon to access the Fire website from where you can view some old articles.  police-review

Jane’s Police Review is an essential journal for students studying Public Services or the Foundation Degree in Police Studies. It covers all aspects of the police force, including , careers advice, interview tips, exams, law and e-learning along with a host of other resources. Back issues are available to take out on loan.

climb_cover_jan_09Climb covers all aspects of climbing – safety, routes, equipment, beginners corner and advice from the professionals. Back issues are available for loan.trail

Trail contains lots of interesting articles for those into exploring the great outdoors; lots of routes from all over Britain that cover different levels of strenuousness, navigation and technicality.The Trail contributors review and try out all the latest equipment, clothing and rate them. Lots of stuff on diet and exercise for the hills and mountains.

Old copies of Fire and Jane’s Police review can be accessed online through Athens . You will need to fill in a form at the library counter to gain access to athens from home. It can also be accessed through the college application launcher under Multimedia & Reference/Online Reference and Online Newspapers and InfoTrac onfile. Any problems, just ask at the counter.

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