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Link to Oxford Dictionary of National Biography website

Oxford English Dictionary

Link to Oxford Reference

Link to more online services


Department for Education and Skills

Government department's site offering advice information and news via specific gateways - for example, adult education, HE students, etc. Also available are links to performance tables for schools and colleges.

Campaign for Learning

Charity funded from public, private and voluntary sectors. Provides information, publications. research and articles, news and links.

Connexions - Devon and Cornwall

Government's advice service for 13 to 19 year olds, encouraging them to stay in or take up education and training, offering information, support and guidance.

Connexions - West of England

Support for Young People aged 13 to 19 on any area of their lives - includes careers, education, health, housing leisure and your rights. Covers Bristol, Bath, South Gloucestershire and North Somerset.

Learning and Skills Council

Responsible for post-16 education and training, providing new, documents, data and links, including information about Modern Apprenticeships.

BBC Learning

Learning pages from the BBC. Includes online courses and gateways to  information for schools, colleges and adult learners.

Education Guardian

For education news and information.

Times Educational Supplement

Online version of the TES.