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LRC resources for geography

Useful books

AS/A Level Geography
Edexcel AS/A-level year 1: geography: tectonic processes and hazards, landscape systems, processes and change: student guide 1
Edexcel AS/A-level year 1: geography: globalisation: shaping places: student guide 2
Edexcel A-level year 2 geography : the water cycle and water insecurity; the carbon cycle and energy security; superpowers
Edexcel AS/A-level year 2 geography: geographical skills, fieldwork, synoptic skills
Climate Shock

Print books

Below is a range of subjects, with their class mark. Clicking on the links takes you through to a list of resources at that class mark on the library catalogueMatching the class mark to the number on the shelves will show you where you will find the book.

Earth science
Environmental issues
Environment and sustainability   333.7
Human geography
Natural hazards
Research methods
Study skills


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
The Atlas of Climate Change
Collins English Dictionary
Collins English Polish Dictionary
The Columbia Encyclopedia
Geography of the World
Guide to Global Hazards
The Dictionary of Human Geography
The Essential Job Interview Handbook
The Penguin Encyclopedia of Places

Ebook Central

How to access Ebook central from off campus
Higher Geography : Physical and Human Environments
Native Woodlands of Scotland, 1500-1920
Studying for Success
There Is No Such Thing As a Natural Disaster : Race, Class, and Hurricane Katrina

Gale eBooks

How to access Gale eBooks from off campus
Achieving Sustainability
Alternative Energy
Environmental Encyclopedia
Encyclopedia of Environmental Ethics and Philosophy
Environmental Science
Immigration and Migration
Personal Finance
Pollution A to Z
Social Skills
UXL Encyclopedia of Landforms and Other Geologic Features
UXL Sustainable Living
UXL Encyclopedia of Water Science
UXL Encyclopedia of Weather and Natural Disasters
Worldmark Encyclopedia of the Nations

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
Mathematics for Dyslexics : Including Dyscalculia