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As a library member you can access a range of e-resources by logging in with your library card number and PIN.

  • Abstract coloursGypsy, Roma, Traveller - articles, books, audio and video clips
  • Credo Reference - online books, including titles on peoples and cultures, such as 'An African Biographical Dictionary', 'Cassell's Peoples, Nations and Cultures', 'Holidays, Festivals, and Celebrations of the World Dictionary' and Black Firsts'.
  • Newspapers online - search the Newspapers for articles from international, national and regional, daily and Sunday newspapers
  • The Multicultural pages on WebLinks - general sites covering many cultures; sites specifically for Black and Asian people; sites with Italian information; and Roma and Travellers sites. There is also a separate Family history section which covers family history from around the world
  • Local Information Database - click 'Search' then choose to search by 'Subject' and select the Multicultural entries on the drop-down menu
  • Arena, the online Library catalogue - search for more books on specific topics

In the Library

Page last updated: 5th February 2021