UK university students who have returned home overseas due to the pandemic can now access BBC News Channel until 31st December 2020. International students enrolled at UK universities but currently continuing their studies overseas due to the Covid-19 crisis can temporarily access the BBC News Channel via BoB, the UK streaming service for education, for the very first time with more programmes hopefully being added in the future.
BoB is your on demand TV and radio service with access to over 2 million broadcasts dating back to the 1990s. The user-friendly system allows staff and students to record and watch programmes from 65 channels on and off-campus, schedule recordings in advance, edit programmes into clips, create playlists and share what you are watching with others.
Log in to BoB using this WAYFless link or click here to log in. Click on Sign In and begin typing De Montfort University into the search box and select from the drop-down list. Enter your single sign on account details when prompted, then click Login.
When registering your account please use your institutional email address.