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LRC resources for engineering

Planet eStream

A collection of programmes and video clips are available online via Planet eStream. You can access Planet eStream from college, home or your mobile device.

A selection of useful programmes for your course are available below, but there are many more available when you explore Planet eStream.

Planet eStream programmes

Engineering - Exploring The Components Of A Dc & Ac Motor

Engineering - Exploring The Components Of A Dc & Ac Motor

A video from the CCF Project on engineering called Exploring the Components of A Dc and Ac Motor

Engineering CCF Project

Engineering

A video from the CCF Project on engineering.

Richard Hammond's Engineering Connections - Super Jumbo: A380

Richard Hammond's Engineering Connections - Super Jumbo: A380

The amazing engineering connections behind the Airbus A380, the largest passenger airliner in history.

The Genius of Invention

The Genius of Invention

Exploring the technologies and innovations which have transformed the world since their invention.

How It Works

How It Works

Investigating metals at the atomic level and sees how metal crystals can be grown to survive inside a jet engine.

The Secret Life of Landfill

The Secret Life of Landfill

Dr George McGavin and Dr Zoe Laughlin explore how what we throw away tells us about the way we live our lives.

Titanic: The Mission

Titanic: The Mission

Series of programmes exploring different aspects of the famous ship

DVDs

A selection of educational DVDs are available in the LRC and can be found on the book shelves using their class mark. All DVDs can only be borrowed for seven days; if you would like to keep them for longer you will need to renew them.

DVDs useful for your course

Fred Dibnah's Made in Britain Volume One
Fred Dibnah's made in Britain
Fred Dibnah's World of Steel, Steam & Stone Vol 1
Fred Dibnah's World of Steel, Steam & Stone Vol 2
Genius of Britain
Industrial Revelations