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OCAD U Library 2017 Winter: Visual Resources

New Streaming Video from kanopy

The Library is pleased to announce expanded access to educational video content through a new video streaming resource, kanopy (


The kanopy collection includes a number of leading producers, such as the Criterion Collection, Kino Lorber, New Day Films, The Great Courses, Michael Blackwood Productions, Media Education Foundation, and the Roland Collection. Students, staff, and faculty can access hundreds of titles from across many genres (documentary films, feature films, educational videos, instructional videos, etc.) and subjects (Visual Art, Design, Education, Indigenous Studies, Gender Studies, Medicine and more).


The kanopy platform provides functionality to support teaching and learning with video content:

-Share films

-Create clips or teaching playlists

-Embed films into Canvas  

The terms of use for this resource can be found at