Resources available through JCS

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Bridgeman Education Over 640,000 copyright-cleared images providing access to the visual culture of every civilization and period from prehistory to the present. Available to Secondary Schools worldwide through JCS.
British Newspaper Archive Available to UK Public Libraries through JCS, this fantastic resource provides online access to a fast expanding range of local, regional and national newspapers (1710-1954) from the British Library's unique collection.
Churchill Archive FREE to schools worldwide through JCS, the complete Churchill Archive (normally available by annual subscription) offers access to a vast range of original documents. The Archive is complemented by a new freely available website offering specially developed resources to support teaching and learning at secondary level.
Credo Online Reference A multi-publisher online reference library which provides comprehensive coverage of curriculum topics. Availalbe to Secondary Schools, Sixth Form Colleges and International Schools in the UK through JCS.
Digital Theatre Plus Provides access to a fast expanding collection of high quality, full length films of leading international theatre, opera, ballet and orchestral performances plus interviews with the cast, creative and production teams. Available to Secondary Schools, Sixth Form Colleges and International Schools in the UK, and British International Schools, through JCS.
Digital Theatre Plus for Public Libraries From West End plays to Broadway musicals, Public Libraries can provide their members with a front row seat in the library and from home 24x7.
Drama Online Includes the full text of over 1,000 plays - from new writers to the most iconic names in playwriting history - and provides contextual and critical background through an expanding range of scholarly works and practical guides. Available to Secondary Schools worldwide through JCS.
Dynamic Learning Available to Further Education Colleges through JCS, these specially designed vocational products support an expanding range of qualifications in Early Years Education, Hospitality and Catering, and Therapies (including Hair and Beauty).
eChalk A broad and expanding range of curriculum-mapped games, puzzles, simulations and starter activities, ideal for use in the classroom and on mobile devices. Available to Primary and Secondary Schools worldwide through JCS.
Findmypast for Public Libraries Available to UK Public Libraries through JCS, this leading family history website offers over 2 billion fully searchable records from across the globe, and enables library members to research their family history, build family trees and do historical and/or local research with ease.
Findmypast for Schools Available to Schools worldwide through JCS, this leading family history website enables students to research their family history, build family trees and do historical and/or local research with ease.
Findmypast for UK Higher Education Institutions Available to UK Higher Education Institutions through JCS, this fantastic resource for historical research provides cross-searchable online access to over 2 billion records - everything from parish records to censuses and from migration records to military collections.
Gale NewsVault™ Available to Secondary Schools, Sixth Form Colleges and International Schools in the UK through JCS, Gale NewsVault™ is a fully cross-searchable and cross-browseable portfolio of global historical newspapers and periodicals.
Gale Science, Environmental and Global Issues Schools Package Available to Secondary Schools, Sixth Form Colleges and International Schools in the UK through JCS, this special schools package of three online portals includes access to reference works, encyclopedias and magazines plus a vast range of audio and video clips, images and illustrations.
Global Issues in Context Available to Secondary Schools, Sixth Form Colleges and International Schools in the UK through JCS as as part of the Gale Science, Environmental and Global Issues Schools Package.
GREENR (Global Reference on the Environment, Energy and Natural Resources) Available to Secondary Schools, Sixth Form Colleges and International Schools in the UK through JCS as as part of the Gale Science, Environmental and Global Issues Schools Package.
Guardian and Observer Digital Archive Available to Secondary Schools, Sixth Form Colleges and International Schools in the UK through JCS, the Guardian and The Observer Digital Archive gives students online access to facts, first-hand accounts, and opinions of the day about the most significant and fascinating events from the past 200 years.
History Reference Center® Comprehensive information from thousands of historical sources including the full text of over 2,500 books, reference works, encyclopedias and periodicals plus documents, maps, photos and film and video clips. Available to Secondary Schools, Sixth Form Colleges and International Schools in the UK, and British International Schools, through JCS.
History Study Centre Available to Secondary Schools, Sixth Form Colleges and International Schools in the UK through JCS, this valuable resource offers cross–searchable access to a wide range of encyclopedias, reference works, historical documents, maps and multimedia material invaluable to the study of global history from ancient times to the present day.
JSTOR Further Education College Collection An exceptional package of 1,800 archival journals and primary source collections covering the arts and sciences, and available to Further Education Colleges through JCS.
JSTOR Secondary Schools Collection Available to Schools worldwide through JCS, this excellent package of 1,800 leading archival journals and primary source collections covering the arts and sciences provides students with the perfect preparation for higher education.
Literary Reference Center™ Offers access to thousands of classic texts and classic and contemporary short stories and poems, plus literary journals, literary criticism, and author biographies and interviews. Available to Secondary Schools, Sixth Form Colleges and International Schools in the UK, and British International Schools, through JCS.
Lives of the First World War Discover over 300 million First World War records and help the Imperial War Museum tell the stories of 8 million men and women from Britain and the Commonwealth who contributed. Available to Schools worldwide through JCS.
MASSOLIT Available to Schools worldwide through JCS, this acclaimed resource offers over 820 short curriculum-relevant video lectures designed by top university academics specifically for sixth form students studying English Literature, History, Philosophy and Classics.
National Geographic Virtual Library Available to UK Secondary Schools and Sixth Form Colleges through JCS, this resource offers access to the complete archive of the National Geographic magazine plus a vast multimedia collection of National Geographic books, images, maps and videos.
Philip Allan Magazines Online Archives Access to up to 21 years worth of Philip Allan’s highly regarded magazines for 'A' level students in 14 subjects. Available to UK Secondary Schools, Sixth Form Colleges, International Schools and Further Education Colleges in the UK, and British International Schools, through JCS.
Rock's Backpages Available to UK Further Education Colleges and Schoools worldwide through JCS (and also to Public Libraries - see below), this is a unique archive of music writing sourced from the pages of the music and mainstream press.
Rock's Backpages (Public Libraries) Available to Public Libraries through JCS (and also to Schools - see above), this is a treasure trove for music lovers of all ages.
Science in Context Available to Secondary Schools, Sixth Form Colleges and International Schools in the UK through JCS as as part of the Gale Science, Environmental and Global Issues Schools Package.
Science Reference Center™ A comprehensive collection of encyclopedias, reference books, periodicals, videos and images to support the Science curriculum at Key Stages 3 and 4 and A level. Available to Secondary Schools, Sixth Form Colleges and International Schools in the UK, and British International Schools, through JCS.
World Book eBooks Available to Primary Schools and Public Libraries in the UK through JCS, this is a fast expanding collection of over 1,800 titles, many of which contain multimedia features such as videos, audio, games and activities which have been designed to make learning fun.
World Book Online (Further Education Colleges) A choice of two high quality products specially developed to support the needs of 'A' level and undergraduate students, and available to Further Education Colleges through JCS.
World Book Online (Public Libraries) Available to UK Public Libraries through JCS, this choice of high quality products will meet the needs of a wide range of library users at all ages and levels.
World Book Online (Schools) Available to Primary and Secondary Schools, and Sixth Form Colleges in the UK through JCS, World Book Online offers a wide choice of great products which have been designed to meet the needs of students at all ages and levels.