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LRC resources for creative and interactive media

Useful books

Coin Operated Americans
Advanced Visual Effects
The Pleasure of Computer Gaming
The Players Realm
Colour Design Workbook
The Art Of Ready Player One


The different e-book collections provide access to a number of useful e-books. You can browse some of the titles in the collections below but there are many more available in each e-book database.

If you are accessing the e-books in college simply click on the book's cover image. If you are accessing the e-books from home follow the access instructions for each database below. 

Credo Reference

How to access Credo Reference from off campus
Wall Painting
Computer Graphics Companion
Dictionary of Communications Technology
Key Ideas in Linguistics and the Philosophy of Language
The Columbia Encyclopedia
Collins English Dictionary
Collins English-Polish Dictionary
Dictionary of Graphic Design and Designers
The John Hopkins Guide to Digital Media
The Essential Job Interview Handbook
Encyclopedia of International Media and Communications
Dictionary of Multimedia and Internet Applications
Encyclopedia of Postmodernism
Encyclopedia of 20th Century Technology

Ebook Central

How to access Ebook Central from off campus
A Level Media Studies : The Essential Introduction
OCR a Level Media Studies Student Guide 1: Media Messages
Studying for Success

Gale eBooks

How to access Gale eBooks from off campus
A New Pot of Gold
Boom and bust 1998
Computer Sciences
Bowling Beatniks and Bell-Bottoms Pop Culture of 20th- and 21st-Century America
Schrimer Encyclopedia of Film
Grand Design
International Dictionary of Films and Filmmakers
Lost Illusions
Magill's Cinema Annual
Personal Finance
St James Encyclopedia of Popular Culture
Social Skills
The Emergence of Cinema
The Sixties
The Talkies
The Transformation of Cinema
Transforming the Screen 1950-1959

English and Maths e-books in Ebook Central

AQA GCSE English Language Grades 1-5 Student Book
AQA GCSE English Language Grades 5-9 Student Book
AQA GCSE English Language Workbook
My Revision Notes: AQA GCSE English Language
Revise AQA GCSE English Language Revision Guide
Revise English AQA workbook
Revise English Edexcel GCSE workbook
Edexcel GCSE (9-1) English Language Text Anthology
AQA GCSE Maths Foundation Student Book
AQA GCSE Maths Higher Student Book
Mastering Mathematics : Foundation 1
Mastering Mathematics for Edexcel GCSE, Foundation 2 / Higher 1
Mastering Mathematics : Higher 2
Edexcel GCSE (9-1) Mathematics: Higher Practice, Reasoning and Problem-solving Book
Edexcel GCSE (9-1) Mathematics: Foundation Practice, Reasoning and Problem-solving Book
Mathematics for Dyslexics : Including Dyscalculia