Search the following catalogs to identify if a streaming video may be available to license:
Alexander Street Press
Best for: Streaming access to films with an academic focus including documentaries and performances
Films Media Group
Best for: Streaming access to films with an academic focus; provides broad subject coverage
Best for: Documentaries; provides broad subject coverage
Best for: Locating content available from commercial providers, although JustWatch does include information on Kanopy films. Search for films on this site to determine which providers license a particular film or show.
SWANK Digital Campus
Best for: Streaming access to feature films
Instructors: To browse the film catalog, access the Swank database and select the "Instructor" role. Swank also provides a digital title request form for registered users. Register or login to your instructor account from Swank or directly at the following link:
Requests are regularly reviewed by Library Acquisitions.
Third World Newsreel
Best for: Locating streaming and DVD access to independent films; content focuses on social justice issues, diversity & inclusion, and includes an emphasis on films by and about people of color.