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Film and Media Collections

DVDs,VHS, links to streaming video resources Need help? Call the library at 516-463-5986


Kanopy Streaming offers over 26,000 videos from Criterion Collection, Kino Lorber, First Run Features, Media Education Foundation, Documentary Educational Resources and many more. Kanopy is also strong in psychology, film studies, LGBTQ studies, anthropology, and many other subjects.

Some distributors and titles that are already licensed are available for immediate use. Faculty may request access to content not already licensed using the request title link in Kanopy. In general, titles will be licensed upon request for required viewing for an academic course, at the request of the professor.


Share Content from Kanopy

All videos from Kanopy can be embedded into Blackboard or other authenticated university web pages by using the Share/Embed button below the video player. Just copy/paste the code provided.

It's easy to make custom clips and playlists for films from the Kanopy collection. There is a user guide available here.

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