News, TV and radio

  • Box of Broadcasts: (BOB) this service gives you access to thousands of recorded radio and TV programmes including films from an online archive. It allows users to record programmes which will then be stored on the database. To access BoB, you'll need to log into Athens even if you're on campus. First-time users have to register. On the database choose Archive to search for programmes including films. You can also search for playlists and create your own.

    Factiva: is an international news database providing an archive of 10,000 sources from 152 countries in 22 languages. More about searching Factiva (PDF).

    NewsFilm Online: video news stories from the ITN/Reuters archives – some 3,000 hours of footage; c.60,000 stories.