Useful Resources

Jisc MediaPlus
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Jisc MediaPlus is a media resource that contains over 100,000 video, picture and audio clips from a variety of sources over a wide range of subjects.
How can I log in?
Enter your Northampton College username and password and click 'Continue'.


BBC Skillswise
Improve your English and Maths with BBC Skillswise.
This is an external site and Northampton College holds no responsibility over its content or availability.


Issues Online
Issues Online is a huge database of articles on social issues. It covers a wide range of topics including crime, drugs, economics, environment, family, health, science and more.
How can I log in?
On the log in page click 'Log in using your home institution'. Type 'Northampton College IdP' into the search box and click 'Continue'. Type your Northampton College username and password and click 'Continue'.


Revision World
Designed for GCSE, AS and A2 you'll find a wide range of information arranged by subject and topic.
This is an external site and Northampton College holds no responsibility over its content or availability.

Anatomy TV
Anatomy TV by Primal Pictures is a great resource for Anatomy and Physiology. It has detailed 3D images of the bodily systems and detailed descriptions of how they function.
How can I log in?
In the drop-down menu choose 'UK Access Management Federation'. Then find 'Northampton College IdP' and click 'Login'. Type in your Northampton College username and password and click 'Continue'. Once you've logged in click 'Primal Pictures'.

Accounting

Accounting Coach


AccountingCoach.com has 36 topics, each include an Explanation, Quiz, Questions and Answers and a Crossword.
Topics include - Accounting Basics, Debits and Credits, Depreciation, Financial Ratios, Payroll Accounting and more.

This is an external site and Northampton College holds no responsibility over its content or availability.


Free Accounting School
Free Accounting School contains 8 video lessons on the basics of accounting.
Topics include - Single Entry and Double Entry Accounting, What is an Asset?, What is a Liability? and more.

This is an external site and Northampton College holds no responsibility over its content or availability.

Art & Design

The National Gallery
You can search the entire collection of The National Gallery. You can view the paintings in detail and discover information.
This is an external site and Northampton College holds no responsibility over its content or availability.


Your Paintings
The aim of Your Paintings is to show the entire national UK collection of oil paintings.
This is an external site and Northampton College holds no responsibility over its content or availability.


Art Project
You can access high resolution images of a large number of artworks from some of the world's leading galleries.
This is an external site and Northampton College holds no responsibility over its content or availability.


Getty Publications 
A free digital back list of titles from the Getty Publications Archives with links to free eBooks available to read online or download
This is an external site and Northampton College holds no responsibility over its content or availability.


Tate Life Drawing Masterclass
Tate invited five well-known artists to teach a Life Drawing Masterclass, from their own unique perspective.
This is an external site and Northampton College holds no responsibility over its content or availability.

Childcare

Childlink 



Childlink is a detailed database of news, papers, statistics, research, legilation, parlimentery proceedings and more relating to children. Topics include welfare, education, health, justice, youth and employment.
How can I log in?
Within and outside of College - Click 'Login via your home institution' then find 'Northampton College IdP' in the menu and click 'Continue'. On the next page enter your Northampton College username and password and click 'Continue'.

English

Free Rice

Test your vocabulary and every question you get right 10 grains of rice is donated to people in need.
This is an external site and Northampton College holds no responsibility over its content or availability.


Type Online
Typeonline is a structed touch typing course. Use can this to learn how to touch type.
This is an external site and Northampton College holds no responsibility over its content or availability.


Sky Writer
Choose a letter then follow the plane with your finger to improve your handwriting
This is an external site and Northampton College holds no responsibility over its content or availability.


Grammar Monster
Everything you need to know about English grammar and punctuation.
This is an external site and Northampton College holds no responsibility over its content or availability.

Fashion

The Vogue Archive

An incredible resource for anyone with an interest in fashion. Explore back issue of Vogue!
This is an external site and Northampton College holds no responsibility over its content or availability.



Vogue Fashion Shows


Details and photos from all the major fashion shows all the way back to Autumn/Winter 2001-2
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Fashion Trendsetter
Information about fashion trends and fashion forecasting.
This is an external site and Northampton College holds no responsibility over its content or availability.


Fashion Net
A search engine just for fashion. Fashion Net was the first fashion website on the internet.
This is an external site and Northampton College holds no responsibility over it's content or availability.

Hair and Beauty Therapy

Hairdressing Training



Hairdressing Training is a detailed database of video tutorials, quizes and worksheets for hairdressing students. Videos and quizes are also available to download.
This is an external site and Northampton College holds no responsibility over its content or availability.


UK Hairdressers 
All the news you'll need about hairdressing in the UK
This is an external site and Northampton College holds no responsibility over its content or availability.