A collection of educational and computer related books and pamphlets.
The Acorn Companion
A reference book aimed at teachers and other novice RISCOS users. Covers all Acorn RISCOS computers from A300 to A5000 and A4.
Educational Software Catalogue 1991
A catalogue of educational software that was available in 1991. As expected there is a large Acorn content but software is also included for Apple, RM and IBM PC.

The book is hard to read in places due to the very narrow margins in the centre of the book.

The BBC Microcomputer Disc Filing System


A teacher's guide to the BBC micro disc filing system. Written for teachers who had little understanding of discs.
Let Your BBC Micro Teach You to Program
 A companion book for the BBC micro by Tim Hartnell. A self-teach manual for programming in BBC BASIC.


The Book of Listings
 A collection of type-in listings for the BBC microcomputer.


The Second Book of Listings
 A further collection of type-in listings for the BBC microcomputer.


132 Short Programs for the Mathematics Classroom
 A set of short programs for use in schools written for the Mathematical Association Sub-Committee on Microcomputers in Mathematics Teaching.

The software from the book.


Mathematics through Databases

A booklet explaining how to use databases to help gain levels in the Mathematics National Curriculum at Key Stages 1 and 2.

This is just as relevant today as it was in 1993, when the booklet was written.

The BBC Microcomputer in Science Teaching
A collection of articles and program listings to help using a BBC micro to teach Science.

The software from the book.


Assembly Language Programming for the BBC Microcomputer
All the BBC user needs to know to get started with assembly language on the BBC micro.

The utility software from the book.


Book download courtesy of 8bs.com

Advanced Graphics with the BBC Model B Microcomputer
Advanced Graphics with the BBC Model B Microcomputer explains how to get the best from the BBC micro's graphics.

Accompanying the book was a suite of 4 cassette tapes.

The cassette tapes

Granny's Garden Workbook
A substantial, A4-sized student workbook produced by Strathclyde Department of Education to accompany the use of Granny's Garden by 4Mation Educational Resources.

In addition to a host of activities based around Granny's Garden the workbook contains solutions to all the puzzles in the program.

Educational Electronic Experiments
A Mullard Educational Service publication which gathers together 20 educational experiments previously issued as individual pamphlets. Mullard Ltd was a major British employer and manufacturer of valves and other electronic components until the end of the 1980s.

These are constructional projects for teachers and give an insight into the state of electronics at the start of the 1970s. Many of the components used are very difficult to source today.

Biology Programs for the BBC Microcomputer
A book of type-in listings for Biology programs. Topics cover areas of both GCSE and A-Level syllabi.

The book in PDF format
The programs disk

Islamic Patterns using LOGO
A booklet of ideas and LOGO programs which can be used to draw patterns which feature in Islamic Art.

This was produced by the Walsall LOGO Project. The full package can be downloaded from the main software archive.

LOGO ideas
A booklet of ideas for use with LOGO. These programming ideas use features of LOGO other than the LOGO graphics commands.
The A&B Collection
The Spring 1985 collection of programs from A&B Computing. This includes type-in listings for games, utilities and educational programs.
This is the manual for the BBC Soft Toolbox package. It contains a wealth of ideas and examples for BBC micro programmers and has, therefore, been listed here in its own right.
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