TV viewing and recording facilities

The main TV viewing and recording facilities are based at Samuel Alexander Building.

Multimedia studios

The multimedia studios (Rooms NLG.3 and NLG.4) are versatile language learning spaces which include:

  • PCs for CD and DVD playback, and access to TVoverIP (for viewing live channels via the University network)
  • TV/VCR for video playback
  • Specialised keyboards for inputting in different scripts

The study area next to Reception includes:

  • LCD screens for group viewing of DVDs
  • A multi-region DVD/BluRay player

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The ULC Library has a substantial collection of DVDs including a large world cinema collection, off-air recordings of documentaries etc, and recordings to accompany language courses.

External drives for DVD/BluRay playback are available for loan from Reception.

Box of Broadcasts

Box of Broadcasts is a streaming video service which allows the scheduling of future recordings, and the viewing of previous recordings. The BoB service can be accessed by visiting Box of Broadcasts (Media Services).