The first time you access Box of Broadcasts, you will be asked to provide your email address and name. You will then receive an email with a link, which you will need to click on to verify before you can play content. Please see 'more' notes below regarding cookies and compatible browsers.
BoB uses session cookies to confirm you are signed in and to connect you to your user account and preferences. Cookies used contain no personal data and the authentication process is anonymous. By signing in you accept that session cookies will be created, these are deleted when you log out or close your browser. For more see http://bufvc.ac.uk/aboutus/privacy-and-cookies-policy
Please be aware that BoB is only able to support the most recent version of Internet Explorer, IE 11, as Microsoft ended its support for all previous versions of the browser after 12 January 2016.
BOB recommend using one of the following browsers:
• Edge 12 (or later)
• Mozilla Firefox 44 (or later)
• Safari 8 (or later)
• Google Chrome 48 (or later)
• Internet Explorer 11 (or later)
NB: Please be aware that as of 20/02/18 users attempting to access videos within the BoB database using a combination of Internet Explorer 11 web browser and Windows 10 operating system may currently experience some issues with videos freezing either before or during playback.
This problem is being investigated by the providers of BoB, but until it is resolved users encountering playback issues are advised to try using the resource on another web browser from the above list of recommendations.
Digimap delivers Ordnance Survey maps and geospatial data, available either via download facilities for use with appropriate application software such as GIS or CAD, or as maps generated by Digimap online. The mapping tool (Roam) allows users to view and print maps of any location in Great Britain at a series of predefined scales as well as enabling the user to specify a map scale, area and content.
In order to access the site, you will need to register an account, using the 'Register' button at the top right of the screen. Instructions are available here: http://digimap.edina.ac.uk/webhelp/digimapsupport/about.htm#access/login_help.htm
We currently have a trial of IET Digital Library. The IET Digital Library holds more than 190,000 technical papers from 1994 onwards for all IET journals, magazines, books, conference publications and seminar digests. Highly cited journals such as Electronics Letters are available alongside 24 research journal titles, The Journal of Engineering, the IET's new open access journal, Micro & Nano Letters, the IET's online only journal, the IET's member magazine Engineering & Technology, plus seminar digests and conference publications.
A multidisciplinary bibliography of articles on the Middle Ages. It covers Europe, North Africa and the Near East (300 - 1500) and contains more than 380,000 records. The database incorporates articles, collected essays and conference proceedings from 1967 to the present.
JoVE is a creator and publisher of video solutions that increase productivity in scientific research and learning. JoVE has produced over 5,500 videos demonstrating experiments from laboratories at top research institutions. We currently have a trial for the Biology Collection.
SAE Technical Papers are written and peer-reviewed by experts in the automotive, aerospace, and commercial vehicle industries.
To access SAE, after clicking on the link to SAE Digital Library, click on Login. Click on Institutional Login. From the drop down menu for Federation choose UK Access Management Federation. The institution is The University of Huddersfield. You will then be asked for your usual University login
You can access unlimited articles through the University of Huddersfield's subscription. Please register for an account on the THE website using your University of Huddersfield email address in order to start reading.
For help with setting up Access, please see this helpsheet:
https://library.hud.ac.uk/freeresources/helpsheets/THE Institutional Set Up.pdf