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Chemistry: News and Media

Media Search

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Box of Broadcasts

The iPlayer for education

BoB is a service from the British Film and Video Council that enables you to record and view TV and radio online from over 60 free-to-air channels in the UK, including an archive of over 1,000,000 programmes. BoB is available to staff, students and researchers at member universities and colleges across the UK.

Television and Film

These resources provide access to television news and current affairs broadcasts: ideal for seeing how major events were reported at the time.

Multimedia Resources

There are lots of really interesting and unusual types of material out there for you to use in your presentations and assignments. Work through this short tutorial to find out more about finding:

      TV clips
      Social Media
      Copyright free photos
      Podcasts

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Current UK Newspapers

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Newspaper Archives

The newspaper archive links below provide access to digital copies of the whole newspaper (including pictures and adverts), covering the major events of the 20th Century.