Tag: television

Box of Broadcasts unavailable (resolved)

Update 06/10/2015 – We are delighted to report that BoB is available again.  Thank you for your patience. We regret Box of Broadcasts (BoB) is unavailable for one week, beginning yesterday (Tuesday, 29 September) while it undergoes maintenance.  The timing is extremely

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Creative Arts Book of the Week 28/09/15

Channel 4 and British film culture It’s always satisfying to review a title produced by ‘one of our own’  so here’s a a collection of academic journal articles printed in book form and co-edited by Justin Smith.  Those of you

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Creative Arts Book of the Week 24/11/14

Global Hollywood 2 Toby Miller, Nitin Govil, John McMurria, Richard Maxwell and Tina Wang Find ‘Global Hollywood 2’ at 338.47791430973/GLO. Click  here find it on the catalogue. There are other similar studies on the Hollywood film industry close by. Did

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BoB ups and downs

Many of you will be familiar with our subscription to BoB, an archive provided by the British Universities Film and Video Council. BoB enables all staff and students in subscribing institutions to choose and record any broadcast programme from 60+

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Write your own Doctor Who plot

Happy New Year! We think this may have done the rounds, so our apologies if it’s old hat.  But just in case… http://games.usvsth3m.com/drwho/ (and our thanks to RR for bringing this to our attention – congrats on the new little

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All 5 captains

Here’s something you don’t see every day: http://geektyrant.com/news/2012/6/3/star-trek-all-five-captains-together-for-the-first-time.html?utm_source=twitter.com&utm_medium=twitter all five Star Trek captains in the same place.  Eddies in the time-space continuum again…

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Doctor Who Timeline Infographic

If you’re a fan of Doctor Who you will love this infographic created by cabletv.com. Beautifully designed and full of fascinating facts, here at TOTD we can’t wait to print it out as a giant poster! http://www.cabletv.com/doctor-who-timeline

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Dr Who Tube Map

Here’s yet another design based on the famous London Underground map. This time the theme is Dr Who, with the added bonus that every entry is clickable and takes you to a wiki page about one of the baddies. http://www.crispian.net/DoctorWho/DrWhoTubeMap.html

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Doctor WHeasel: Confidential

Something for Doctor Who fans. http://llordllama.wordpress.com/2011/06/10/confidential/ You can find more from this creative librarian here at Weasel Televisual Enterprises. http://sites.google.com/site/randolphweasel/home  

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Dalek 6388

One of our colleagues here at the library has a bit of a Dalek obsession! If you too love The Doctor’s arch-enemy and would like to know everything there is to know about the Daleks both in the series and

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