British Universities Film and Video Council
Body which promotes the production, study and use of film and related media in higher and further education. The information service deals with enquiries concerning the availability, use or production of audio-visual material. Services include HERMES: online database providing details of audio-visual programmes and their distributors, available in the UK; Moving Image Gateway: websites that relate to moving images and sound and their use in higher and further education; and TRILT: Television and Radio Index for Learning and Teaching: an online database describing UK television and radio programmes, including terrestrial, cable and satellite television, all national and many local radio stations. BUFVC also provides (for a fee) copies of television programmes shown in the past.