Once you find a Film on Demand that illustrates important points in your course, you may find it very helpful to seamlessly integrate this as a link or embedded video within your Blackboard course site.
Voila! The video is now found easily through your course site.
Once you find a Film on Demand that illustrates important points in your course, you may also find it very helpful to integrate this as a link within a Microsoft PowerPoint presentation.
Please note that embedding Films on Demand (by creating preview windows with playback capability) is currently not a compatible option with Microsoft PowerPoint.
Films On Demand is a streaming video platform that provides free and protected access for all members of Philadelphia University to view outstanding academic video content through the Internet. Each video can be embedded in its entirety or in segments into Blackboard for use in a class. It can also be simply viewed through your Internet browser.
Films on Demand is a subscription-based service, provided through the Gutman Library.
Like all other Library subscriptions, access to content requires you to login with your PhilaU network username and password.
On-campus access is available via the Library's A to Z Databases lists on the homepage and Research Guides page.
TO ENSURE A SPECIFIC FILM CAN BE VIEWED OFF-CAMPUS:
It will not be accessible while off-campus UNLESS the link you provide is modified to ensure access through our EZproxy server.
THE LINK YOU PROVIDE MUST START WITH THE FOLLOWING:
The off-campus user will then see the following:
Following a successful login, the next page will show the desired video content.
Use the link below to find vendor-provided tutorials about using interactive transcripts, embedding code, closed captioning and using permalinks.
You have the option to create a free, personalized User Account within the Films on Demand site. Please note that this is not required to access content.
With this account, you will be able to create and share customized playlists, save your favorite videos for quick access, and set your default preferences.
To experience the full benefit of Films On Demand, simply click on 'Create a User Account'.