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Featured eResource of the month: Credo


Featured eResource of the month: Access to Research

Free access to over 15 million academic articles is available through your local library via Access to Research. Get in depth information on topics such as art, architecture, business, engineering, history, languages, politics, philosophy, mathematics and the sciences. Ideal for researchers and students. Start now by viewing which articles and journals are available, then visit your local library to view the full text.

The full list of eResources

Business and consumer

  • Growth Hub: gives access to business support services, one to one specialist support, grant funding, training and networking opportunities
  • Find it: The region's new procurement portal from Cheshire's councils and Warrington Council
  • Business journals: UK business titles, including backcopies
  • Business advice and support
  • Which? Trusted Traders: gives details of local tradesmen and tradeswomen that have been assessed by Which?
  • Which? Online: Consumer reviews - only available in Cheshire libraries

Books and reading

Driving and citizenship

  • Theory Test Pro: the entire DSA question bank, hazard perception clips and an online Highway Code
  • Go Citizen: British citizenship test

Dictionaries, encyclopedias and study

Family history and local studies

  • Ancestry Library edition:
    family history resource with access to public records from around the world. Available for use in the library only
  • Cheshire Archives and Local Studies: sharing records and printed material from our historical county
  • Find my past:
    family history resource with access to public records from England, Wales, Scotland and Ireland. Available for use in the library only

Government, health and welfare

  • Public Information Online:
    UK Parliamentary and government publications including acts, bills, command papers, daily Hansard, civil service yearbook and a wide range of statistics
  • Health websites: a list of local health resources
  • Jobs and careers: Cheshire West and Chester job search tools
  • Benefits: a guide to what is available and how to claim


  • Naxos Music Library
    As well as classical music Naxos also includes jazz, blues, and world music - it has access to over 2 million tracks and adds 500 new cds every month. Listen to whole cds or individual tracks, you decide


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