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Childcare and Teacher Training Research
Leeds Trinity Library website for students on courses validated by Leeds Trinity. If you have already searched Barnsley College Discovery – close down your Internet browser and open a new session to be able to login via your LTU username and password.
Books Relevant to Your Course
Books in Barnsley College libraries are shelved in a carefully selected order which aims to place books on similar subjects together using Dewey Decimal Classification:
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Here is a list of where to start looking for the books on the library shelf for childcare and education. To find whether a book is available in one of the Barnsley College libraries or look for other subject areas on the shelves use Discovery, or Heritage our library catalogue.
|305.23||Children in society|
|305.231||Children’s social development|
|361||Social care and health|
|362.7||Services for children and families|
|372.76||Child protection and safeguarding|
|370.1523||Theories of how we learn|
|371.9||Special educational needs and inclusion|
|372-||Early years and infant learning and teaching|
|618.928||Children and mental disorders|
|658.4092||Management and leadership|
Here is a list of where to start looking for the books on the library shelf for teaching.
|306.43||Sociology of education|
|370.1523||How we learn|
|370.711||Training to teach|
|370.72||Research methods for education|
|371.1||Reflective practice in teaching|
|371.1024||Managing the classroom|
|371.334||Teaching with IT|
|371.9||Special needs education|
|374-||Adult and lifelong learning|
|374.1102||Teaching in lifelong learning|
E-Resources Relevant to Your Course
Barnsley College has lots of databases, e-books and e-journals to help with your studies. To log on you will need your College username and password. Some resources may ask you to choose Barnsley College from an A-Z list of institutions.
These databases contain a wide range of academic sources. If you are not finding the information you want, learn more about searching online. Help pages will also be available within each database, or ask a librarian email@example.com.
Discovery – is a one stop search engine for Barnsley College books, ebooks and many online journal collections.
Or you can search these e-resources and websites individually:
Annual Reviews is dedicated to synthesizing and integrating knowledge for the progress of science and the benefit of society.
BBC News Family & Education
Brown’s E-Books is a collection of academic textbooks from Barnsley College reading lists, available online.
Cambridge Companions ebooks on literature, music, philosophy and the humanities.
Coram Family and Childcare focusing on childcare and the early years to make a difference to families’ lives now and in the long term
Department for Education offers a wide range of online information including Early Years, National curriculum and SEND
DERA (Digital Education Resource Archive) archive of documents maintained by the Institute of Education in the areas of education, training, children and families
Directory of Open Access Journals provides access to over 18,000 high quality, peer reviewed multidisciplinary ejournals offering freely available academic articles.
Early Education the British Association for Early Childhood Education
Ebook Central Ebooks covering a range of subjects including business, childcare, education, fine arts, health, IT, social work, sport and tourism.
Education in England: the history of our schools full text of reports on education in England and Wales since 1860 are here along with Acts of Parliament, and other government and HMI publications.
ERIC US Education Resources Information Center (ERIC) includes references to information on a broad range of education issues.
ESRC Economic and Social Research Council
FE News Further Education News
Foundation Years website for professionals in Early Years and Care maintained by Action for Children
The Guardian Education news
Issues Online Up-to-date articles, statistics, videos, e-books and links, from a variety of different sources: newspapers, charity groups, Government reports, blogs, magazines.
JSTOR a collection of academic journals, primary sources and books.
National Children’s Bureau resources from the National Children’s Bureau
Ofsted reports on child care and education, including an annual report with key statistics
Psychology and Behavioural Science Collection provides extensive coverage of full-text articles from magazines and ejournals for psychology and behavioral sciences.
SAGE Journals a collection of academic journals in the social sciences including education, health, media, sociology and much more.
Social Care Online database of information and research on all aspects of social care and social work provided by SCIE (Social Care Institute of Excellence).
TACTYC Association for Professional Development in Early Years
Taylor and Francis Online articles covering the Social Sciences and Humanities eg music, media, education, health and social policy, sociology from ejournals.
TES Times Educational Supplement
THES Times Higher Education, academic and university news.
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