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Films on Demand
Access more than 100,000 educational films and 300,000 video clips covering a wide spectrum of subject disciplines. Most streaming videos are close-captioned and titles may be embedded or linked in syllabi, course management systems, and other materials. Note: To link to a video or video segment, click on "Share" under the video you are watching and then click on the Embed/Link tab. Copy the URL in the Record URL box. Do NOT copy the URL in the web browser, as that URL expires quickly.
Kanopy Streaming Videos
Find videos ranging from documentaries and educational programming, worldwide, on a wealth of topics, to silent and foreign feature films. Distributors include The Teaching Company, Criterion Collection, Kino Lorber, Media Education Foundation, First Run Features, Green Planet Films, and others.
Academic Video Online (AVON)
Multidisciplinary streaming video collection which touches on virtually all curricular needs. Contents are continually growing and includes tens of thousands of videos from producers and distributors worldwide.
Find Videos via Start My Research
The fastest way to find videos Auraria Library has access to is by using the Start My Research search box on Auraria Library's homepage.
- Type in the title of a video or keywords that describe your subject. Example searches:
- Civil War
- sustainable food
- counseling teenagers
- hip hop
- Then click "Media Only" under the search box. This limits your search to streaming videos, DVDs, streaming audio, and CDs.
- Click Search.
- On the results page, the icon to the left of a title indicates if the item is online. Under the title and description, you can determine if an item is a Streaming Video, Streaming Audio, DVD, or other media type. If the item is online, click on the title to get immediate access!
- If you want to limit results to streaming videos only, on the results page on the left side of the page under Content Type, uncheck all content types that are not Streaming Video.
Streaming Video Example Record
DVD Example Record