Creative Computing – Bath Spa University

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Helen Rayner, Campus Librarian

Helen is currently working two days a week at Newton Park (every Wednesday and alternate Tuesdays and Fridays), and three days remotely due to the ongoing Coronavirus/Covid-19 pandemic.



Key databases relevant for Creative Computing are listed below:

  • Academic Search Premier contains full-text access to over 8,000 journal titles containing peer-reviewed full-text scholarly content in both PDF and HTML, across the academic disciplines.
  • Box of Broadcasts – BoB is a TV and radio steaming service for education. You can view, record, create clips and share broadcast programmes from over 60 TV and radio channels. BoB video tutorials
  • LinkedIn Learning (previously called allows you to learn software, creative, design, and business skills. New courses and videos are added every week. LinkedIn Learning tutorial.

A full list of all our databases can be found on the Databases page.

Electronic journals

Here is a selection of relevant e-journals for Creative Computing: 

  • Computer Communications
  • Computer Graphics World
  • Computer Networks
  • Computer Weekly
  • Digital Communications and Networks
  • International Journal of Humanities and Arts Computing (1 year delay)
  • Mechademia
  • Entertainment Computing

If you're looking for a particular e-journal title, use our Journals A-Z.


  • ACM SIGCHI Conference Proceedings papers from CHI, CHI PLAY, and many other conferences.
  • Library Hub Discover (previously called COPAC) access the catalogues of some of the largest university research libraries in the UK and Ireland. 
  • Cite Them Right all the guidance you need to reference resources in your academic work.
  • SCONUL Access SCONUL is a scheme which allows university library users to borrow or use books and journals at other libraries which belong to the scheme. 
  • Bath Spa Library Twitter for up to date information on all Library announcements and events.
  • Bath Spa Library YouTube for video tutorials on how to use Library resources.

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