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LRC resources for public services

Useful books

The moral heart of public service
Fighting fit : the complete SAS fitness training guide
Responsibility and Public Services
Media Culture and Society
Police Officer Interview Questions and Answers
Firefighter Interview Questions and Answers
Police Officer

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.

Anatomy and physiology
612
Armed forces
355
Citizenship
323.6
Criminal law
345
Criminology
364
Disaster management
363.348
English legal system
349.42
Fire and rescue service
363.37
Fitness
613.711
Forensics
363.25
Health and safety
363.11
Human rights
323
Policing
363.2
Politics
320.941
Psychology
150
Social policy
361.6
Sociology
301
Study skills
371.3028

 

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 Encyclopedia of Criminology and Criminal Justice
Collins English Dictionary
Collins English-Polish Dictionary
The Columbia Encyclopedia
Essential Criminology
The Essential Job Interview Handbook
World of Criminal Justice, Gale
Dictionary of Youth Justice
Collins Dictionary of Law
Dictionary of Prisons and Punishment
Dictionary of Probation and Offender Management

Ebook Central

How to access Ebook central from off campus
BTEC First Public Services (Uniformed) Student Book
BTEC National Uniformed Public Services Book 2
BTEC National Uniformed Public Services : Student Book, Book 1
First Public Services, BTEC Level 2
Key Cases : Criminal Law
Key Cases : the English Legal System
National Public Services, Level 3
Studying for Success
BTEC Level 3 National Public Services Student Book 1
BTEC Level 3 National Public Services Student Book 2

Gale eBooks

How to access Gale eBooks from off campus
Employment
Personal Finance
Social Skills

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