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Using Streaming Video in Teaching: Home

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.

Who to Contact for Help

General information about Streaming Media Collections:

Ordering Streaming Video:

Using Streaming Video in your Classes:

What is Streaming Video?

"...A method of sending a sequence of compressed moving images one way over a data network, at the user's request or broadcast at a fixed time, which allows viewing to begin before the entire file has been transmitted...."

Source: ODLIS-Online Dictionary of Library and Information Science

Pedagogy and Streaming Video

Doerksen, T., Mattson, M. & Morin, J. (2000). Streaming Video: Pedagogy and Technology. In J. Bourdeau & R. Heller (Eds.), Proceedings of World Conference on Educational Multimedia, Hypermedia and Telecommunications 2000 (pp. 1627-1629). Chesapeake, VA: AACE. Retrieved from

VANNATTA, R., BEYERBACH, B. & WALSH, C. (2001). From Teaching Technology to Using Technology to Enhance Student Learning: Preservice Teachers’ Changing Perceptions of Technology Infusion. Journal of Technology and Teacher Education, 9(1), 105-127. Norfolk, VA: AACE. Retrieved from

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