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The Learning Resource Centres (LRCs) across Vision West Nottinghamshire College offer comprehensive library services and IT facilities. The guides on this page aim to answer your questions about how to use the LRCs and the resources available to you.  We have a range of subject guides for your area of study.  These have links to lots of online resources so please take a look.

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November 2021

MOVEMBER - MEN'S HEALTH AWARENESS MONTH

"TODAY is the first day of the rest of your life. So don't dwell on past mistakes, that will get you nowhere. Instead, focus on what you can and WILL do today, tomorrow, and the rest of your life, and all of the great things that will happen because of your actions." (Craig Ballantyne)

One of  VWNC staff Damon Watson is taking part in Movember challenge. If you would like to support him by donating some money please  click on the link  http://movember.com/m/dirtsquirrel2019?mc=1or come and see him in room 502 at Derby Road. You can find more information about Damon's challenge on Staffnet https://staffnet.wnc.ac.uk/announcements/view.aspx?id=10805

 

Movember - men's health week

This book could help : the men's head space manual - techniques and exercises for living

Man alive

 

Boys don't cry

Stresses of modern man

Man down

The Men's health little book of exercises

 

WORLD VEGAN DAY 1 NOVEMBER

"Becoming vegan is one of the most important and direct change we can make to save the planet and its species."

 

World Vegan Day

There's a Vegan in the House: Fresh, Flexible Food to Keep Everyone Happy

Dirty Vegan: Proper Banging Vegan Food

Dirty Vegan Another Bite

Vegan Cakes and Other Bakes

Vegan Life: Cruelty-Free Food, Fashion, Beauty and Home

Afro-vegan : farm-fresh African, Caribbean, and Southern food remixed

 

NATIONAL STRESS AWARENESS DAY  6 NOVEMBER

“The day she let go of the things that were weighing her down, was the day she began to shine the brightest.” Katrina Mayer

“Rest is not idleness, and to lie sometimes on the grass under the trees on a summer’s day, listening to the murmur of water, or watching the clouds float across the sky, is by no means a waste of time.” John Lubbock

 

Stress Awareness Day

“If the problem can be solved, why worry? If the problem cannot be solved, worrying will do you no good.” Buddha

Work-life brilliance : tools to break stress and create the life and health your crave

 

The battle for balance : how to win life by aligning your wellbeing, work and world

50 ways to manage stress

 

Calm: Working through life's daily stresses to find a peaceful centre

The Teenage Guide to Stress

 

Positively teenage : a positively brilliant guide to teenage well-being

 

REMEMBRENCE DAY 11 NOVEMBER

"They shall grow not old, as we that are left grow old:
Age shall not weary them, nor the years condemn.
At the going down of the sun and in the morning
We will remember them." 
(For the Fallen by Laurence Binyon)

 

Remembrance Day

Female Tommies : the frontline women of the First World War

The Frightful First World War

 

Birdsong

Good-bye to All That: An Autobiography

The First World War

The First World War: A New History

 

ANTI BULLYING WEEK 11-14 NOVEMBER

Each of us deserves the freedom to pursue our own version of happiness. No one deserves to be bullied.Barack Obama

If people are trying to bring you down, it only means you are above them.unknown

 

Anti-bullying week

They're not bullying you because of you, they're bullying you because of how they are.Jessie J

The Teacher's Guide to Resolving School Bullying

Internet Safety

 

Bullying

Bullies, Cyberbullies and Frenemies

The boy, the mole, the fox and the horse

Finding Audrey

 

 

GEOGRAPHY AWARENESS WEEK 15-20 NOVEMBER

“There is freedom waiting for you,
On the breezes of the sky,
And you ask – “What if I fall?”
Oh but my darling,
What if you fly?” — Erin Hanson

 

GEOGRAPHY AWARENESS WEEK

 

Timeless Journeys: Travels to the World's Legendary Places

The World's Great Wonders: How They Were Made & Why They Are Amazing

The Travel Book: A Journey Through Every Country in the World

Unforgettable Places to See Before You Die

Travel: Where to Go When

Prisoners of geography : our world explained in 12 simple steps