Kanopy? Kanopy is a streaming video resource with a collection of more than
26,000 films from leading producers on almost every subject imaginable,
including award-winning documentaries, training
films and theatrical releases.
now available to OSU students, faculty and staff due to the joint support of
OSU Libraries and Ecampus. Kanopy’s website makes it easy to watch, share and
discuss films across campus. Check it out at http://oregonstate.kanopystreaming.com.
For info on how students, student groups and faculty can use Kanopy, see below.
What Movies Are Available?
Criterion Collection movies: More than 400 feature films selected by
International films: More than 450 films in 30
Documentaries: 3,200 documentaries, including from
PBS and New Day Films.
Arts: More than 3,000 films on
architecture, dance, design, fashion, music, photography and other arts.
Business: Case studies, career development,
business skills, economics, globalization and other business topics.
Films on teacher education development and education documentaries.
Global studies and languages: Includes African studies, Asian
studies, ESL and languages, European/Baltic studies, Indigenous studies, Latin
American studies, Middle Eastern studies, North American studies and more.
Health: Including child health, medicine,
mental health, sports and fitness and more.
Instructional films and lessons: Films on food technology, health
and safety, library and information management and more.
Media and communications: Includes films on advertising, journalism,
marketing, media studies
and public relations.
Sciences: Covers the gamut of science from
agriculture to veterinary medicine.
Social sciences: Including anthropology, gender
studies, history, politics, religion and sociology.
a user account: With a user account, you can create playlists or clips.
a movie or playlist: Copy and paste links to
individual movies or playlists or embed a video into Canvas.
and closed captions for a movie: For the small
number of movies without closed captions/transcripts, a request for captioning
is usually completed with 48 hours.
KANOPY IN YOUR MULTIMEDIA PRESENTATIONS
can't embed a Kanopy video into PowerPoint, you can include a link to the video
copy the film link into the Powerpoint, or
2. Paste an
image relevant to the film into Powerpoint and then paste the direct film link
behind the image so that clicking on the image will open the film. To do this:
the image to PowerPoint.
(on Windows OS computers) the selected text or image, then click Hyperlink. The
Insert Hyperlink dialog box will appear.
the left side of the dialog box, click Existing File or Webpage.
the drop-down arrow to browse for your file.
the desired file.
MOVIE NIGHT OR CREATE A FILM SERIES FOR YOUR CAMPUS GROUP
Kanopy films in a group forum is permitted as long as the viewing is by
authorized viewers and it is not for commercial benefit (no admission costs are
charged and no profit is made from the screening).
As long as
there is sufficient Internet access, videos can be projected onto a large
screen with minimal loss of resolution.
FILMS AND FILM CLIPS INTO YOUR COURSES
LIbraries' subscription to Kanopy movies includes broad educational
access. You can:
a playlist of required or suggested movies to share with classes.
a clip or set of clips to be embedded in Canvas or linked in your syllabus.
movies or clips from movies in the classroom.