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Faculty & Staff Streaming Video Guide

Requesting Video in Kanopy

Kanopy is a pay-per-video streaming service for Davidson-Davie faculty and staff. It offers a rotating catalog of documentaries, films, and educational videos that are available to license for a fee. Videos the library currently licenses are located on Kanopy's homepage. Licensed videos in this database may be used by faculty, staff, and students for the purpose of research, teaching, and individual study. Faculty and staff may use licensed videos in any Davidson-Davie course.

To find a full list of available titles in Kanopy, click the Search button then search for your desired title or subject. Once you locate a desired title, mouse over the title then click the Request Access button. Next, complete and submit the Request for Access form.

Some videos in Kanopy include public performance rights (PPR) and may be screened for non-course, college-related activities. Use the PPR limiter to filter titles that come with public performance rights.

If you would like to publicly screen any video in Kanopy that does not come with public performance rights, submit your request through the library's Suggest a Purchase form.

The following is a list of currently licensed films in Kanopy. These videos may be used with any course. Those designated "PPR included" may be screened for college activities.  

Three Identical Strangers (License expires 01/21/2023)
The Rape of Europa (License expires 10/26/2023; PPR included)
The Farewell (License expires 02/24/2023; PPR included)
Edible Insects (License expires 01/24/2025; PPR included)
The Secret of the Kells (License expires 08/30/2023)
The Returned: Season 1 (License expires 08/18/2023, PPR included)
Dreaming of a Jewish Christmas (License expires 10/06/2023)