What is the Viewing Facility Network?
 How to find a viewing facility
 Search using searchbox
 Search using dropdown boxes
The Viewing Facility Network is a global directory collecting and providing detailed information for every viewing facility in the world. Allowing users to easily find the viewing facility they need no matter where they are.
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All of Viewing Facility Network webpages will have a navigation bar located at the top of the page, this will be the main way to search for a viewing facility. Simply click on "Search Options" and a box will appear with relevant search options. There are two methods to searching, Quicksearch (searchbox) or Search by Area (dropdown boxes).
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For the purpose of the this guide both search functions below will look for a facility located in Sutton Coldfield.
To use the quicksearch function, it's as simple as clicking in the searchbox and start typing. As you start typing a range of facilities will appear as the results depending on your search criteria. You can type many things into the search box such as a facility name, city, country and more. Using the scrollbar on the right you are able to scroll up and down your searched facilities, once you have found the facility that you want, click on the blue link which takes you to the facilities directory entry. Finally, to restart your search just delete what you've typed and start again.
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To begin, click the top drop down box (the one labelled "Country") and a list of the world's countries should appear scroll down and click on the country in which you wish to find a facility.
After this you can then click the submit button to search for all facilities within that selected country. However with facility-rich countries you are able to narrow down your search results further. To help narrow search results click the drop down box labelled "County" and then click on the region/county you wish to locate a viewing facility.
At any point you can click the submit button to see your search results, but you can continue to narrow down your search results to a more local area, like a region of a city . To narrow your results to a local area you must first make sure you have all ready selected the country and county from the top two drop down boxes. You can then select a local area by clicking on the drop down box labelled "City".
Once you have selected your search criteria from the drop down boxes you can then proceed to click the submit button. When you have clicked the submit button your search results will then be displayed on the page.
Q) Why can I not search more in-depth(local) for a country?
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The country does not have enough viewing facilities for this feature to be used.
Q) Why is my region not listed?
Our research has shown that there is no facility located there. If you do however know of a facility in that region, please contact us with the facility details and website if possible and we will apply the changes.
Q) Can I change the language of the page?
Sorry, this feature is not currently supported. Unless you use third-party websites to translate the page for you e.g. www.translate.google.com
Q) Do I have to pay to include my viewing facility on the Facility Map?
No, as long as you are listed in our directory your viewing facility can be found using the Facility Map. Back to top