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  • Swinburne Commons - Most programs in this collection are made available (with access restricted to Swinburne staff and students) underĀ Swinburne's TV and Radio Licence. It contains documentaries and a growing number of classic and contemporary films.
  • EduTV - As well as significant documentaries Informit EduTV also includes several programs broadcast on Pay TV channels such as The History Channel, National Geographic, NITV, BBC Knowledge and Discovery. This database continues to grow by up to 80 programs a week, making it an invaluable contemporary and historical resource for teaching and learning. EduTV provides content across a range of learning areas including Media Studies, Performing Arts, Politics, Technology, Society, Culture, Visual Arts and Design.
  • TV News - Australian television news, current affairs and selected documentaries from the free-to-air networks with links to the digitised video content in a compressed format.
  • NFSA Film Australia's YouTube channel
  • Australian Screen Online
  • British Film Institute (BFI) on YouTube