British Universities Film & Video Council

moving image and sound, knowledge and access

Individual and Independent Researcher Members

Those not working in UK HE/FE and requiring access to our information, publications, courses and events at discounted member rates, can take out a personal subscription aimed at independent and individual researchers.

This is available at two rates: one with access to the TV & Radio Index database (TRILT), and one without.

Benefits include:

  • Access to our information service which answers your queries by telephone, email or in person
  • Access to TRILT (Television and Radio Index for Learning and Teaching) which is optional for Researcher Members (see rates below)
  • Access to exclusive member only content at Viewfinder Digital
  • Discounts on registration costs for our courses, conferences and events
  • Discounts on our publications
  • Discounts to use our facilities, including our meeting and projection room

The annual rates are:

  • £140 + VAT with TRILT
  • £97 + VAT without TRILT access

Overseas Researchers from outside the UK may take out membership – the rate is £103.

Researchers representing or working for institutions are not eligible and will need to request Corporate Membership

To inquire about membership, please contact us by telephone on + 44 (0)20 7393 1500 or by email.