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Streaming Video

Accessing Films on Demand

  • Films on Demand  is available on the library homepage, just click on the "Streaming Media"  link in the lower left-hand side of the screen. 
  • In order to access the Films on Demand from off campus you will need to login with your mymsjc username and password.

Searching for Videos

Basic Search: If you have a particular topic in mind you can search for videos by searching for video segments, titles, or by transcript. If you know the title of the video you are searching for select Titles from the drop down to retrieve fewer results and to more easily find the video you want.


Viewing Videos

  • Click on the “Segments” tab to display available segments from the selected video. Click on a segment, and playback of that segment will begin automatically.
  • Click on the “Full Title” tab, and then click on the program title. Playback will begin automatically from the beginning of the video.
  • To view a video with closed-captioning: click on the "Closed Captioned" icon in the video toolbar.

Creating an Account

  • Create a user account in Films on Demand to take advantage of the following features:
    • Creating and sharing playlists,
    • Saving your favorite videos for quick access, and
    • Setting your default preferences.
  • Click on the  "Create an Account" link at the topright corner of the initial page of Films On Demand, using your MSJC email and create a password.

Sharing and Linking

  • You can share videos with others by clicking the Email link under the video, or by copying the Title URL.
  • If you select a specific segment of the video then the Title URL will change to link to just that specific video segment.

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