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Streaming Videos: Streaming Videos

The Wilmington University Library now offers many resources for streaming videos. They can either be used within a course for learning or as a research tool for students.

Want to link directly to a video or film in Blackboard? Use the Instructions at the bottom of this page.

Streaming Video Resources

CREATE A DIRECT LINK TO VIDEOS WITHIN BLACKBOARD:
 

Films on Demand 

To link videos from Films On Demand to Blackboard:

After selecting a video, click on , then copy the Record URL.

  • In Blackboard click on Build Content > Create - Web Link
  • Name the video and paste the web address in the URL field.
     

Digital Campus

To link to Digital Campus films in Blackboard, click the Copy Direct Link button after selecting a film.

  • In Blackboard click on Build Content > Create - Web Link
  • Name the video and paste the web address in the URL field.

 

Education in Video

To link to videos from Education in Video:

  • Identify a video in the collection
  • Click on below the video display
    A new window will appear with the url address in blue
  • Copy the Permanent link and in Blackboard click on Build Content > Create - Web Link
  • Name the video and paste the web address in the URL field

 

Counseling and Therapy in Video

To link to videos from Counseling and Therapy in Video:

  • Identify a video in the collection
  • Click on below the video display
    A new window will appear with the url address in blue
  • Copy the Permanent link and in Blackboard click on Build Content > Create - Web Link
  • Name the video and paste the web address in the URL field
     

PBS Video Collection

To link to videos from the PBS Video Collection:

  • Identify a video in the collection
  • Click on below the video display
    A new window will appear with the url address in blue
  • Copy the Permanent link and in Blackboard click on Build Content > Create - Web Link
  • Name the video and paste the web address in the URL field

Ambrose Video Collection

To link to videos from Ambrose Video:

  • Choose a video by clicking on the title.
  • On the next screen, click on Links & Embedding.
  • Copy the full web address in the Direct Link field.
  • In Blackboard click on Build Content > Create - Web Link
  • Name the video and paste the web address in the URL field.
     

Harvard Business School - Faculty Seminar Series

To link to videos from the Harvard Business Faculty Seminar Series:

  • Choose a video by clicking on the title.
  • On the next screen, click on from the right menu.
  • Copy the full web address from the Permalink field.
  • In Blackboard click on Build Content > Create - Web Link
  • Name the video and paste the web address in the URL field.


To link to videos from The New England Journal of Medicine Collection:

  • Choose a video by clicking on the title.
  • On the next screen, copy the full URL from the address bar at the top of the screen.
  • In Blackboard click on Build Content > Create - Web Link
  • Name the video and paste the web address in the URL field.


To link to videos from Opposing Viewpoints:

  • Choose a video by clicking on the title.
  • On the next screen, at the bottom of the page, copy the URL beginning with 'mylibrary.wilmu' from the Source Citation. See example below. Note: Do not include the period after the URL.
  • In Blackboard click on Build Content > Create - Web Link
  • Name the video and paste the web address in the URL field.

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