E-books and e-audio books
e-book collections Available from www.123library.org
123Library Family Care and Health: These 800 titles include a large list from Jessica Kingsley, a Publisher renowned for its books on essential health issues families have to deal with, including Hygiene, Child Development and Mental Health. Many of these titles will provide an invaluable support to the relatives of patients suffering from Autism, Asperger’s Syndrome or other untreatable conditions. Social topics are also covered in titles from Sage Publishing such as: dealing with bullying at school, literacy and social care. Educational topics and psychology are covered with a range of titles from Hodder Education.
Frommer's Complete Guides: Written by more than 175 travel experts around the globe, Frommer's Complete Guides help travellers experience places the way locals do.
Children’s Hachette Collection: Hachette Children is one of the most successful children's publishers in the UK, creating bestselling and award winning books for children of all ages and interests. ~these include Hodder Children’s Books and Orchard Books publishing Enid Blyton and Rainbow Magic and bestselling writers and illustrators including David Almond, Lauren Child, Robert Muchamore and Guy Parker-Rees. Their titles have won many major UK children’s book awards.
Non-fiction imprints Franklin Watts and Wayland together have over 70 years of publishing experience and publish nearly 1,000 new information books each year. Their extensive range of high quality non-fiction books is perfect for educational purposes as well as individual project work and homework help.
Dummies Collection: The For Dummies collection offer a full range of technical and general interest topics, including computers, business, careers, investing marketing, sales, small business, cooking, diet, green, health, history, hobbies, house & home improvement, language, math, music, parenting, pets, religion, inspiration, self-help, relationships, sports, television, movies, test prep, Spanish language, digital photography, internet, programming, certification, travel, and more.
With School Master: As a leading publisher in Science, Hodder Education Schools have brand new resources for AQA GCSE Science, WJEC GCSE Science and CCEA GCSE Science. We also publish for Key Stage 3, BTEC Level 2 First in Applied Science and OCR Level 2 Nationals in Science.
Teach Yourself Visually: The Teach Yourself Visually Series allows the reader to learn in a practical way, and acquire basic technical skills on a number of topics. It has been created with the need for practical learning in mind. It is a well-illustrated, easy-to-understand collection for everyone who wants to acquire new skills in the field of computing, games and hobbies.
Pets and Vet Collection: This collection includes titles from Howell books, the most authoritative publisher on numerous animals and breeds, with books and reference works that inform, entertain and give guidance in the care, behaviour, training and enjoyment of pets. For those who want a deeper knowledge of animal care, this collection also includes veterinary titles from Manson Publishing, Schluetersche and Wiley that will help professionals and aficionados.
EBSCO e-books and e-audio books
EBSCO has over 350,000 eBook & eAudiobook titles available that can be bought via a variety of purchasing models to suit the individual Library.