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Key Databases

Offering the latest business and financial information for researchers at all levels. It includes in-depth coverage for over 3,730 publications, with more than 2,670 available in full text.
BSOL is the online standards database giving access to over 55,000 up-to-date British, adopted European and International standards.
MEDLINE® with Full Text provides authoritative medical information on medicine, nursing, dentistry, veterinary medicine, the health care system, pre-clinical sciences, and much more. It provides full text for 1,470 journals indexed in MEDLINE.
Full text access to a collection of archived, searchable British national and regional newspapers, updated daily.
ScienceDirect provides access to the scientific, technical and medical journals of Elsevier and participating publishers.
It contains more than 16 million articles, 2,500 journals, 250 full open access journals, 39,000 books and 330,000 topic pages.

For a complete list of of our subscribed titles, click the "More information" link.
Scopus is the largest abstract and citation database of peer-reviewed research literature with more than 20,500 titles from more than 5,000 international publishers. Scopus offers researchers a quick, easy and comprehensive resource to support their research needs in the scientific, technical, medical and social sciences fields and arts and humanities.
A comprehensive sociology research database, featuring over 1,600,000 records and full text of over 253 "core" coverage journals. Part of the EBSCO Host research databases.

Web Pages

Fire safety law and guidance documents
Government site offering reports & acts.

Staffordshire Fire & Rescue
Includes a list of stations, safety advice, recruitment information, and annual report.

UK Fire Service Resources
UK Fire Service Resources provides and online resource into the UK Fire and Rescue Service for both fire-fighters and members of the public alike.

West Midlands Fire Service
Offers information on the brigade and advice to the local community including safety and training, employment, and contacts

Police Federation
The Police Federation of England and Wales is a staff association for all police constables, sergeants and inspectors

West Midlands Police
Website of West Midlands Police Service