Films on Demand

Films On Demand is a Web-based digital streaming video delivery service suitable for students and faculty at academic institutions. The collections contain thousands of high-quality educational titles in dozens of subject areas. Special features allow users the ability to organize and bookmark clips, create and share playlists, personalize folders, and manage their entire collection through a robust administrative reporting system. management systems.

The Master Academic Collection includes more than 12,000 titles covering virtually every part of the typical academic curriculum. Institutions may subscribe to the comprehensive archive or select from individual collections for:
  • Humanities & Social Science

  • Business & Economics

  • Science & Mathematics

  • Health & Medicine
  • Archival Films & Newsreels

The Career & Technical Education Collection includes 1,500 titles in the disciplines of Careers & Job Search, Family & Consumer Sciences, Guidance & Counseling, and Technical Education.


  • Search or browse for whole videos or segments
  • Create playlists with segments from multiple video titles
  • Organize videos and playlists in Favorites folders
  • Share playlists or whole videos for off-hours viewing & distance learning
  • Integration with course management systems
  • View content windowed or full screen with Flash or Windows Media, with closed captioning on available titles
  • Administrative tools include access control and usage report features; plus help, support, and promotional materials to increase awareness and encourage usage

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