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Subject LibGuides

Please note: This Subject LibGuide has been replaced by the new databases: A-Z / by subject pages, the new Library Search, and the search for things: A-Z page. Please update your bookmarks and hyperlinks as all Subject LibGuides will be removed in September 2020.

Gender Studies: News & Media

Media Search

Use this box to search the library catalogue for media items:

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to select more than one format

Box of Broadcasts

The iPlayer for education

You can record and view TV and radio online from over 65 free-to-air channels in the UK, including an extensive archive. BoB includes searchable programme transcripts and subtitles. 

BoB is available to staff, students and researchers at member universities and colleges across the UK. It is not available to walk-in users, partners, or members of the University who are based overseas.

Covid-19 update: BoB will be available to members of the University based in the EU until 31st July 2020.

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.

Current UK Newspapers

Search tip: limit your search by date to reduce the number of results.

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.