Films can be borrowed from the Library for in-class viewing,
Kanopy streaming licenses (1 year licenses) are available for individual films for Course Reserves/out-of-classroom viewing for courses of any size. Requests must be submitted by Faculty/Instructors via the Course Reserves system. There is a limit of 9 films per instructor per quarter.
Films can be put on physical Course Reserves for students to borrow. There are media viewing stations in the Main Library and rooms in the Music Library for viewing VHS, DVD, and BluRay.
For Faculty & Instructors:
Instructional Development also maintains a large video library in their Video Services department for classroom use, and to put on reserve for students in the Reserve Media Viewing Room in Kerr Hall. For policy and use information, see their website:
Video Services Office
1126 Kerr Hall
You can search the holdings of the ID Video Services Film & Video Collection online:
If you are submitting your request through the Course Reserves platform, follow these steps;
1. Use your UCSB NetID and password to access the Course Reserves system.
5. Next, you will see a request form. Complete the following required fields:
6. After you provide all the required and crucial information, click the “Submit item” button. Your request will go into the Course Reserves processing queue.