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Films On Demand: Getting Started

A guide to locating and sharing Films On Demand video content.

Films On Demand logo and login

Films On Demand is a streaming video collection of over 20,000 titles including award-winning documentaries, educational videos, and artistic performances. These videos include closed captioning and searchable transcripts and may be easily embedded or linked within Canvas courses, as detailed on this guide.

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Video tutorials about Films On Demand

Finding videos in Pirate Search

If you're looking for videos, searching the Films On Demand website is always recommended.

Pirate Search also includes results from Films On Demand. Use the Source Types limiter on the left-side of your Pirate Search results to find streaming videos by (1) clicking "Show More" if necessary, and (2) checking the "Videos" box.

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Embedding Films On Demand videos in Canvas

You can embed Films On Demand content using the editor's toolbar within Canvas as shown in this 3-minute screencast (view in full screen).

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