Box of Broadcasts downtime due to maintenance – 11th-14th June

Please be aware that BoB services will be unavailable between 11th-14th June due to scheduled maintenance. Programmes broadcast during the down-period will be available retrospectively for most channels.

Currently the BoB team anticipate services will be live again by the afternoon of 14th June.

Trial – Screen Studies

Screen Studies is a dynamic digital platform taking users from script to screen and beyond – offering a broad range of content from Bloomsbury and Faber & Faber to support moving image studies.

It comprises an exceptional collection of award-winning screenplays, critical and contextual books on film from the late nineteenth century to the present, and an interactive timeline of cinema history.

We have a trial of this resource running until 7th June 2018.  The trial is only available on campus.

If you have any queries or feedback on this resource, please email

Taylor & Francis Online – Scheduled Maintenance 15/05/18

Please be aware that due to scheduled site maintenance some functionality of Taylor & Francis Online will be unavailable from between 03:30 and 23:30 GMT on Tuesday 15 May.

Users will remain able to search, browse and read journal articles on the platform but certain advanced functionality, such as registration, purchasing, token activation, ePrints and account administration services will be temporarily unavailable.

If you have any queries, or experience any unexpected issues with Taylor & Francis content during this period, please contact

Trial – Mass Observation Online

Until 29th May 2019, we have a trial running of Mass Observation Online:

Click on the link above, and then select ‘Go to Collection’

Please note that it is not possible to download PDFs as part of this trial.

This digital archive offers:

  • A complete set of the File Reports, 1937-1972, with full text searching ability
  • All of the Day Surveys, Directives and Diaries, 1937-1945
  • Topic Collections covering: Famous Persons; Household Budgeting; Juvenile Delinquency; Korea; Peace & the Public; Radio Listening; World Outlook; Film; Reading Habits; Dreams; Religion; Victory Celebrations; Capital Punishment; Posters; Smoking Habits; Drinking Habits; Gambling; the September 1946 exhibition at the V & A Museum “Britain Can Make It”.
  • The ‘Worktown Collection’
  • Nine contextual essays by leading scholars
  • Photographs by Humphrey Spender

If you have any comments or feedback, please email