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BBC Bitesize - homework help for Primary and Secondary school children.

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Internet Archive - a non profit library of millions of books, music and pictures.

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Wikipedia - like Encyclopeadia Britannica it is full of useful information. However, as it is publicly changeable use it as a starting point and verify the information from another source!

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Homework and Research Homework and Research

This page introduces you to some of the online resources that you will find helpful for homework and research. Here you can access helpsheets and video tutorials to resources such as Britannica Library, Issues Online, Access to Research and the John Johnson Collection.


Britannica Library Britannica Library

The world famous Britannica Library is a recommended source of general information and comes in three different levels. Junior, Student and Adult. It contains lots of images and videos as well to help bring topics alive.
It is available to library members in all West Sussex libraries and from home.


Download or read our helpsheet here.

Watch the video below to find out more.


Access to Research Access to Research

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Access to Research gives free access to over 15million academic articles. These are useful for studying, research or even work. It is available to search at home but you can only read or print the articles in any West Sussex library.

For more information download the flyer.

Listen to Tim one of our Information librarians for more help in accessing and searching.

John Johnson Collection John Johnson Collection

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This collection provides access to thousands of items selected from the John Johnson Collection of Printed Ephemera, offering unique insights into the changing nature of everyday life in Britain in the eighteenth, nineteenth and early twentieth centuries. Categories include Nineteenth-Century Entertainment, the Booktrade, Popular Prints, Crimes, Murders and Executions, and Advertising.

It is available to library members in all West Sussex libraries and from home.

Library Links Library Links

Ask a Librarian - contact us to see how we can help with homework or research
Local Clubs & Societies - find out about groups in your area  
What's On - details of all our events, both regular and one off

Oxford Reference Oxford Reference

Oxford Reference includes over 100 reference titles such as dictionaries, timelines, flags and maps. It is available to library members in all West Sussex libraries and from home.

Download or read our helpsheet here.

Use the search box below to see for what information you can find out, you will need your library card to access it from home:

Search Oxford Reference Online
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