On this page you will find many useful resources suitable for your course including physical Library stock, eBooks, eResources, websites and videos.
Finding Business Resources
All books have a classification number on the spine. Here are some class marks to get you started. Click on the class marks below to find out what the Library has to offer for each topic. To request to borrow resources, please click here
Selected Business eBooks
Business eBooks can be accessed for free from home or college 24/7 and means no lugging heavy books around! Click on one of the eBooks below or visit our eBooks section to search for even more titles. You may need to log in via Shibboleth, or through your institution. Just select 'Northampton College' and log in using your student ID and password.
Here is a list of commonly used resources. Click an image link to go to that website. Please note that these are external sites and Northampton College holds no responsibility over its content or availability.
Planet eStream Videos
Planet eStream is an amazing video-on-demand service that holds thousands of film, TV and radio resources for use with your studies. Here are just a few videos you may find useful for your course:
Secrets of Poundland [Planet eStream] (2012)
The Restaurant That Makes Mistakes [Planet eStream] (2019)
Mary Portas: Secret Shopper (ep.1) [Planet eStream] (2015)
Business Boomers: A look at businesses that have boomed despite tough economic times [Planet eStream] (2014)
Dying for a bargain - Panorama [Planet eStream] (2013)
Iceland Foods: Life in the Freezer Cabinet (ep.1) [Planet eStream] (2013)
Robert Peston Goes Shopping (ep.1) [Planet eStream] (2013)
Ruth Watson Means Business [Planet eStream] (2013)
Information and Study skills
The Library can offer support within any of the following areas. Click on any of the topics below to go to the Information and Study Skills Moodle page which includes Study Smart courses for each topic as well as activities, PowerPoint presentations and useful information leaflets.
Northampton College Libraries’ Learning Facilitators are available to support you in developing your writing, computer, information and study skills. They are here to help you on your path to independent learning. If you need help with any of the areas listed above please talk to a Learning Facilitator.
Please note that access to Learning Facilitators this year is via appointment only. Please email email@example.com with information on which areas or topics you would like help with. We will then arrange an appointment with you as soon as possible.