Distance learning support
For quick access to high quality information for your assignments, try the links on these pages.
Set up the University VPN system to access these resources any time, anywhere!
• BoB: On demand TV and radio for education
Bob gives anyone in UK Universities access to television and radio programmes from 75 free-to-air channels. Search the archive of over 2.2 million broadcasts and watch films, documentaries, news programmes and more. It is the permanent archive for BBC1 London / BBC2 / BBC4 / ITV London / Channel 4 / More4 / Channel 5 / BBC Radio 4 / BBC Radio 4 Extra.
Find some great tips about how to use BoB in these short videos.
View these short videos on how to make the most of the features available
Additional access instructions:
For use in the UK only.
A unique collections of films including award-winning documentaries, training films and theatrical releases on every topic imaginable. Content can be searched or browsed.
• Linkedin Learning (Lynda.com)
Online learning and training courses covering business and employability, as well as creative and technical skills.
• Teachers TV from Education in Video
Teachers TV provides access to over 3,500 globally-acclaimed instructional videos produced by the UK's Department of Education to train and develop teachers' skills through demonstrations and commentary by teachers, administrators, and other educational experts
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