Audio, Visual and Media

Description of the service

Our Service

  • Provision of a TV production service (full HD).
  • In conjunction with the University’s Estream service we have a full TV and radio recording capability and maintain a ten day rolling archive of the main channels.  Lectures can be streamed live to other lecture theatres, or recorded. 
  • Audio recording ranging from student projects, lectures and podcasts.  Recordings can be at our soundproof studio or on location.  Audio editing facilities are also available.
  • The design and provision of audio visual installations across both campuses.
  • We provide a full video conferencing service to the University with links to other academic institutions and individual users, both nationally and internationally.
  • Photographic services are provided for educational and promotional purposes to University departments and colleges.  We can provide a digital photography service either on location or at our photographic studio.


  • Provision of an equipment loan service which includes data projectors, projection screens, audio recording equipment, laptops, camcorders, digital cameras, video editing and most other types of audio visual equipment.


  • We provide a copying service for DVDs and CDs.
  • We also offer a format/standards converting service.

These facilities can be booked by emailing

How to get help

For Enquiries

  • For urgent enquiries, please contact us by phone ext. 4000 (if there is a fault that requires immediate action e.g. breakdown of lecture room equipment).
  • For non-urgent enquiries, loans and fault-reporting please email
  • The University’s knowledgebase is a good starting point to help resolve any queries you may have.
  • If your query cannot be addressed via the University’s knowledgebase, then please visit the Service Desk.

Lecture Theatre Demonstrations

The following videos are demonstrations by one of our AV Engineers on how the equipment in the lecture theatres work and the procedure involved to get started.

Visualiser Tutorial

Faraday K Lecture Theatre demonstration

Faraday C Lecture Theatre demonstration

Lecture Room 302 Keir Hardie demonstration

Lecture Room 130 Keir Hardie demonstration

TV Studio Location


Service owner / Delivery team

Service Owner

Garry Morgan
Learning and Teaching Facilities Manager
Information Services and Systems


Contact details are available here
NB. Please contact the Service Desk for all support enquiries, issues and suggestions.

Hours of operation / support

The support is offered by the Customer Service Team, whose hours vary across the academic year. 
Hours of support can be found here.

More complex queries that the Customer Service Team are unable to resolve will be dealt with between 8.30am and 4.30pm, Monday to Friday.