Welcome to the JB Library

This page will provide you with:-

  • Access to the library catalogue (please click the link above on the green button.)
  • Access to the eBook collection.
  • Access to online resources such as Infotrac and JSTOR
  • Links to excellent reading websites full of information about the latest books.
  • Links to other local area library catalogues and websites

The eBook Library is now up and running.

It is called VLE Books you can access it through the link here or the link is also
in the navigation panel on the left hand side of the student portal page.

The eBook collection is a work in progress but do please let the librarian know which books you would like added.

Recomended places to find information. Bootham subscribes to these resources to ensure that you have access to up to date information from trusted sources.

  • Having trouble finding something to read?
  • Do you have a favourite author but have read all their books
  • Do you want something short and punchy?

If you are struggling to get inspired by your reading try the websites listed here, they are really good for finding books to read. Just follow the links from the  highlighted text to access them

In addition to the John Bright Library here at Bootham there are other libraries you can use around York. They all have their catalogues online. Don't forget, if you can't find what you want at Bootham ask the librarian first, he may well be able to get it for you.

A powerpoint presentation delivered to College 1 by York University library staff.