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Streaming Sources Brought to you by The Library with Caption & Clipping features
The Library streaming collections highlighted here are easily shared with students, include clipping features and are mostly captioned or subtitled in English. For additional support contact the Media Resources Team.
Kanopy This link opens in a new window
UC Berkeley's Kanopy platform offers access to a few hundred high-use films from Criterion, Media Education Foundation, California Newsreel and more. Kanopy allows for assigned viewing outside of class time, includes convenient clipping features and is seamlessly embedded in bCourses. Many films are captioned-- if you need a film that is not yet captioned, please contact email@example.com to help expedite captioning. UCB IP address required.
Docuseek2 This link opens in a new window
Docuseek2 is a streaming video service featuring social issue and documentary films from independent distributors, including Bullfrog Films, Icarus Films, National Film Board of Canada, and Fanlight.
Note: When browsing the platform, you will see film icons next to each title. Grayed out icons indicate Berkeley does not have access to these titles. To view a list limited to titles owned by Berkeley, click the "My Movies" link at the top of the page.
Lumière (formerly Library of Foreign Language Film Clips) *ACCOUNT REQUIRED*
AVAILABLE TO INSTRUCTORS ONLY: The LFLFC includes thousands of clips and feature films for instructors to assign to their students for viewing through bCourses. Most clips and films include English subtitle options: if you need a film that is not yet available with subtitles, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org. An account is required: go to http://blcvideoclips.berkeley.edu/index.php/register to apply. To qualify for an account, you must be a UC Berkeley instructor.
VOD Portal for Alexander Street Press
Featuring over 15,000 videos, including seminal ethnographic, performance and disabilities studies works, as well as counseling and therapy videos, "60 Minutes" and individually licensed Ethnic Studies videos. Most titles are captioned. UCB IP address required.
Additional Streaming Sources brought to you by The Library
Email email@example.com as soon as possible if you need assistance locating or captioning streaming video.
On The Boards TV This link opens in a new window
Full-length, high quality contemporary dance and other performance works available as streaming video.