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Faculty Guide to Streaming Media


Films on Demand

Access thousands of high-quality educational streaming videos and video segments on a wide range of subjects.

How do I create an account?
  1. Access Films on Demand from the library's Databases A-Z "F".
  2. Login with your email (if off-campus), students, faculty and staff can create a personal user account.
  3. Locate "Your Profile" in the upper right corner of the screen. Then, click "New user? Sign up."
What are the benefits of doing this?

Use a personal account to customize playlists, save favorites, and take advantage of other features.


Use Films on Demand's "Advanced Search".  Results can also be filtered by producer (i.e. HBO, PBS, etc.)

Embedding Films on Demand (FOD) Video into Canvas
  1. Log into Canvas
  2. Open Course
  3. Open page where you want to see the video
  4. Open FOD app (Little plug)*Location of Little Plug in Canvas page to add Films on Demand app
  5. Search for the title
  6. Locate the video from the search line
  7. Use the Embed button to select size.
  8. Video will be added to the page.

    *if you don’t have the app, go to your course Settings > Apps. Search for Films on Demand.

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