Posts about: Film

Looking for UK newspaper articles? – try LexisLibrary

14 December 2017

If you are searching for full text newspaper articles on almost any topic, LexisLibrary is a great place to start.

You can find LexisLibrary via Library Search.

  1. Connect to Library Search
  2. Search for LexisLibrary
  3. The database should be the first item in the results list. Click on the link for online access, and then Link to resource.

LexisLibrary is primarily a source for legal information, so you will need to restrict your search to newspapers. Do this by selecting News from the options across the top of the home page.

Unless you are searching for business information, don’t change the default options for Industry, Subject and Country/Region.

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Want to watch a good film? – Try Box of Broadcasts

12 May 2017

Did you know that you have access to an enormous number of films via Box of Broadcasts?

By Joanna Wilson
Academic Support Librarian

Box of Broadcasts (often referred to as BoB), contains recordings of TV and radio programmes, including recordings of lots of films.

Whether you want to explore the work of a particular director, watch a film from your favourite genre, analyse a classic film, or just take a break from your studies, you can check whether a film is available to you via BoB.

Connecting to Box of Broadcasts –

Go via Library Search, which gives access to all the Library’s resources. read more