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Using Streaming Video in Teaching: Requesting Streaming Video

This Faculty Tool-Kit Guide provides basic information on requesting streaming video and how to use this media in your classes. It also includes links to Alkek Library streaming video collections and streaming video available for free on the web.

Films on Demand

Films on Demand has a selection site that is organized by subject area. Not everything at the site is available in streaming format but it is possible to filter by Media Type "Streaming Video" on the left.

Alexander Street Press has a browsable list of streaming titles available for purchase.

Vendors who sell streaming videos on a title-by-title basis include:

The Library Request form must be filled out for each title being requested.

Request Form

Streaming video requests are best submitted via the library's order request form.

After logging in, select your Department and under Format, select DVD/VHS/Streaming Video:


On the following request screen, the key fields to include are:

1) Title

2) Format

3) URL