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Veterinary Science: BoB - On Demand TV & Radio for Education

BoB: On Demand TV & Radio for Education

What is BoB?

BoB is Learning on Screen’s on demand TV and radio service for education. This academically-focused system allows staff and students at subscribing institutions to record programmes from over 65 free-to-air channels, and search an extensive archive of over 2 million broadcasts.

BoB allows staff and students to record and catch-up on missed programmes on and off-campus, schedule recordings in advance, edit programmes into clips, create playlists, embed clips into VITAL, share what you are watching with others and search a growing archive of material.

NOTE: BoB used to be known as Box of Broadcasts.

With BoB you can:

  • Access 2 million broadcasts dating back to the 1990s
  • Record from over 65 free-to-air channels
  • Create your own playlists, clips and clip compilations
  • Search programme transcripts and subtitles
  • Embed content in VITAL
  • Share on social media
  • One-click citation for easy academic referencing
  • Available on all devices
  • Watch programmes from BBC1, BBC2, BBC4, ITV, Channel 4, Film4 & more


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