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Streaming Video at the Library: More Streaming Options

Use this guide to learn more about the streaming videos in the Library's collection and how to use them, including terminology, technical requirements, platforms, packages and more.

Accessing Streaming Videos on Other Platforms

Along with streaming video packages such as Filmakers Library and Kanopy, the library also streams individual videos from a number of different providers. Each of these providers streams content on their own platform, but all of these videos can be accessed through the library catalog.

If you're looking for a specific video, use the dropdown arrow in the search box below to search by title. If you want to see if the library has streaming videos on a particular topic, search for your topic by keyword.

Linking to Streaming Videos in Moodle

Use the permanent link in a streaming video's catalog record if you want to link to it from your course page.  You can access the permanent link at the botton of the catalog page.  From there, copy the URL from the address bar in your browser and add it to Moodle as you would with any other link.

Streaming in the Library Catalog

If you're looking for a streaming video on a particular topic or for a particular title, search for the topic or film by keyword, then use the Limit/Sort button at the top of the screen to narrow your results to streaming films.


On the next page, use the dropdown arrow to choose the streaming video format, then click the search button:

 

Once you've found the video you want in the results list, click the title to open the full record for the video you want.  Once you're in the full record, to view the film click the view streaming video button underneath the title and publication information: