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Brewer's Dictionary of Modern Phrase and Fable

Available from your home, on the move and library computers

 

Brewer's Famous Quotations

Available from your home, on the move and library computers

 

Oxford Encyclopedia of British Literature

Available from your home, on the move and library computers

eLearning eLearning

Follow the links below for free online learning from home, on the move or from library computers.

 

 

Learn My Way

 

 

Digital Unite

 

 

Google Digital Garage

 

 

Future Learn

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Learning and Information Learning and Information

This part of the library catalogue supports our Learning Offer and Information Offer. East Riding of Yorkshire library members can enjoy the benefits of free access to up to date and reliable information from some of the world's most trusted resources.

You can access nearly all of these resources from home, on the move as well as on the library computers.

Britannica Online for Adults designed for Adults aged 18+.

Available from your home, on the move and library computers

Britannica Student

Britannica Online for Students designed for students aged 12 - 18.

Available from your home, on the move and library computers

britannica junior

Britannca Online for Juniors designed for students aged 5 - 11.

Available from your home, on the move and library computers

The Ancestry library edition website provides information on researching your family tree, Census Records, pictures, Birth, Marriage and Death records, and much more.

Full free access to Ancestry library edition is only available within East Riding Libraries.

Trace your ancestry and build a family tree by researching extensive birth records, census data, obituaries and more with findmypast

Click here to open a printable document on How to Search the Yorkshire Collection 

Full free access to Find my Past is only available within East Riding Libraries.

Access to Research. Free access to a wide range of academic articles and research.

Full free access to Access to Research is only available within East Riding Libraries.

This rich and hugely exciting on-line resource, packed with the nation’s published memory and historical detail over the last 300 years, is now free to access without limits at the East Riding Archives, Treasure House and any East Riding Library. With this additional resource anyone can access and search through millions of digital newspaper articles from local and regional papers dating back to 1700.  

Newspapers Newspapers

proquest

The ProQuest European Newsstream website is an up to date database allowing you to access local, national and European news. 

Public librarians have brought together some of their preferred and trusted websites for health and wellbeing, money, benefits, work and more to help you find the information or services that you need.

The Information4living - East Riding of Yorkshire website links directly to local information in the region as well as key national sources.

Available from your home, on the move and library computers

Full free access to the Which? Local website is only available within East Riding libraries. Just speak to any member of staff and they will log you in. 

Which? Local brings together thousands of recommendations from Which? members across the UK.
With over 140,000 local business reviews, Which? Local helps you to make informed decisions about the businesses you use. Click the image above or click here to find out more. 

Which? Full free access to the Which? website is only available within East Riding libraries. Just speak to any member of staff and they will log you in. 

The best place to find government services and information.

Simpler, clearer, faster

legislation.gov.uk The official home of UK Legislation from 1267 to the present day.
 

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NHS Choices. Health and Social Care Information helping to put you in charge of your healthcare.

National Careers Service. Help to choose or change career. Skills tests, course search, job search advice. Personalised help from careers advisers.

The Apprenticeship Guide.Choose an apprenticeship, find an employer and contact a learning provider. Start browsing here and you'll soon be on your way.

Citizens advice. How can we help?

The Information Commissioner's Office. The UK’s independent authority set up to uphold information rights in the public interest, promoting openness by public bodies and data privacy for individuals.

Local Government Ombudsman. The final stage for complaints about councils and some other organisations providing local public services.

Ombudsman Association. Promoting independent complaint resolution.