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LRC resources for health and social care

Useful books

The family experience of dementia
The Anxiety Survival Guide
18 Wellbeing hacks for students
Sexuality and Learning Disabilities
Human Growth and Development
Anatomy and Physiology for Health Professionals
City & Guilds Level 5 diploma in leadership and management for adult care
Health psychology
Communication skills for effective dementia care
The Straightforward Guide to Safeguarding Adults
Health Promotion
Social Inequality
Essentials of Dementia
Mental Health
Numeracy

e-books

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 Cambridge handbook age and ageing
The encyclopedia of aging
Key concepts in anti-discriminatory social work
Collins dictionary of biology
Dictionary of biology
The brain book
The International Encyclopedia of Depression
The encylopedia of elder care
Colloins english dictionary
Collins english-polish dictionary
The columbia encyclopedia
Harvard medical school commentaries on health
Key concepts in family studies
The royal society of medicine health encyclopedia
Key concepts in healthcare education
Key concepts in health studies
Key Concepts in Health Psychology
Health topics A-Z
The human body
The essential job interview handbook
Key objectives in learning disabilities
International encyclopedia of marriage and family
Black's medical dictionary
Harvard medical school special report
Webster's new world medical dictionary
The gale encyclopedia of nursing and allied health
Key concepts in nursing
Nutrition for life
Elsevier's dictionary of psychological theories
Biographical dictionary of psychology
Psychology health and medicine
The psychology book
Encyclopaedic Dictionary of Psychology
The Concise Corsini Encyclopedia of Psychology and Behavioral Science
Key thinkers in psychology
Penguin dictionary of psychology
Key concepts in public health
The gale encyclopedia of public health
Encyclopedia of diversity and social justice
Global social issues
The blackwell dictionary of sociology
Dictionary of sociology
The Cambridge dictionary of sociology
World of sociology
Wellbeing: A Complete Reference Guide
Encyclopedia of women's health
The new Harvard guide to women's health
The Encyclopedia of Nutrition and Good Health
The Encyclopedia of Men's Health
Encyclopedia of the Human Brain

Ebook Central

How to access Ebook Central from off campus
CACHE Level 3 Technical Extended Diploma in Health and Social Care EBook
CACHE Level 2 Extended Diploma in Health and Social Care
The City and Guilds Textbook Level 2 Diploma in Care for the Adult Care Worker Apprenticeship
The City & Guilds textbook level 3 diploma in adult care for the lead adult care worker apprenticeship
City & Guilds textbook L5 diploma in leadership & management for adult care
The Family Experience of Dementia
18 Wellbeing Hacks for Students
Essential Knowledge and Skills for Healthcare Assistants and Assistant Practitioners
BTEC Nationals Health and Social Care Student Book 1
BTEC Nationals Health and Social Care Student Book 2 : For the 2016 specifications
BTEC Level 3 National Health and Social Care: Student Book 1
BTEC Level 3 National Health and Social Care: Student Book 2
BTEC First Health and Social Care — STUDENT TEXTBOOK
Level 3 Health and Social Care Diploma
CACHE Level 2 Technical Award in Health and Social Care
Care in Practice Higher: Fourth Edition
Btec Level 2 First Health and Social Care
Btec Level 3 National Health and Social Care
BTEC National Health and Social Care Book 1
BTEC National Health and Social Care - Student Textbook
Core Themes Health and Social Care
Care in Practice for Higher
Counselling Skills and Theory
Counselling Skills and Theory
Counselling Skills in Context
Nutrition : A Practical Approach
Nutrition in Essence
Studying for Success

Gale eBooks

How to access Gale eBooks from off campus
Alcohol, Tobacco and illicit drugs
Body Systems
Encyclopedia of ageing
Encyclopedia of Drugs, Alcohol & Addictive Behavior
Employment
The Gale Encyclopedia of Children's Health: Infancy through Adolescence
The Gale Encyclopedia of Diets
Gale Encyclopedia of Emerging Diseases
The Gale Encyclopedia of Genetic Disorders
The Gale Encyclopedia of Environmental Health
The gale encyclopedia of Medicine
The Gale encyclopedia of Mental Health
The Gale Encyclopedia of Neurological Disorders
Gale Encyclopedia of Nutrition and Food Labels
The Gale Encyclopedia of Pregnancy and Childbirth
Gale Encyclopedia of Prescription Drugs
Gale Encyclopedia of Environmental Health
Gale Encyclopedia of Nursing and Allied Health
Encyclopedia of Public Health
The Gale Encyclopedia of Public Health
Gale Encyclopedia of Senior Health
Gales Encyclopedia Surgery and Medical Tests
Health and Wellness
Healthy Living
Human Diseases and Conditions
Infectious Diseases
Nutrition and Well-Being A to Z
Personal Finance
Social Skills
UXL Encyclopedia of Diseases and Disorders
Worldmark Global Health and Medicine Issues

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