Box of Broadcasts (BoB) National is a collaboration
between Cambridge Imaging Systems and the BUFVC (British Universities
Film and Video Council is a simple to use, off-air recording system
that maximises the potential offered by the ERA (Educational Recordings
Act) Plus license recently purchased by the University.
BoB allows any authorised user to schedule a digital recording of any
programme appearing on Freeview or free-to-air satellite services and
add it to personalised playlist. Recordings are selected from a
key-word searchable, web-based programme guide, which displays 7 days of
digital TV and radio broadcast information. All requested digital
recordings are stored in a database that can be searched, accessed and
tagged by any authorised BoB user.
Where is it available?
Bob is an online service and is available to staff at the University of Leeds
What support is available?
BoB is supported by the Digital Learning Team.
(Note: The University is not responsible for the content of external websites)