Thousands of new e-books now available in Benilde’s virtual library
A significant collection of over 19,700 documents from Wiley, the world leader in publishing, education and research, has recently been added to the ever-expanding Virtual Library at De La Salle College Saint Benilde.
Founded in 1807, the American multinational publishing company has made a significant contribution to bridging the higher education gap with an impressive assemblage of educational and professional learning titles from revered scholars and organizational and corporate partners. bestsellers from renowned authors.
French. The Fidelis Leddy Center for Learning Resources now offers new digital textbooks covering a variety of disciplines, including Mathematics and Statistics, Life and Earth Sciences, Food Sciences, Health and Medical Sciences, Psychology and psychiatry, veterinary medicine, chemistry, physics and biology.
The wide range of selections also includes in-demand and industry-relevant topics in computing and technology, emergency management, business, finance, engineering, and education. .
It also has the latest editions of the main titles in hospitality and gastronomy, graphic design, architecture and interior design, social sciences, humanities and world languages, among others.
The subscription allows Benildeans to browse textbooks on the platform, with enhanced reading features such as read aloud, highlight, note, translate and offline reading capability for Windows, Android and iOS.
This is the college’s response to the increased need for electronic books and sources amid ongoing online modalities, to further support distance learning, research, self-study and intellectual stimulation amid closures.
The growing online database includes exclusive access to over 24 million e-books, journals, references, industry collections and reports, and free datasets to download from reputable agencies, plus 1.5 million free sources to lend from the Internet Archive’s online library.
The institution recently signed up to Material ConneXion (MCX), a leading design authority that provides more than 10,000 innovative materials from more than 7,000 global manufacturers from 75 industries, including fashion, furniture, architecture, automotive and beauty.
Students and staff are also entitled to digital subscriptions to giant trend forecasts and analysis
WGSN and Business of Fashion websites. WGSN provides an immense body of fashion, lifestyle, hospitality, interior and retail insights and inspiration from over 250 trend experts and scientists from around the world. The BoF offers a plethora of exclusive content, training courses and events on the latest global headlines in sustainability, luxury, beauty, retail and technology, among others.