Your CapU credentials will give you access to all of these collections. Contact your liaison librarian for searching advice and/or to locate videos, or email the Media Technician if you have technical problems.

Some streaming film services will add films on demand. If you would like to request a film for the Library collection, contact the Library's Media Technician.

Feature Films, Documentaries, Animation

All collections can be searched by title or browsed by genre.

  • Audio Ciné Films - hundreds of Hollywood and international feature film titles.
  • Criterion-on-Demand - over 3,000 feature films from many of Hollywood’s major studios.
  • Kanopy - an extensive documentary and educational catalogue, as well as classic, experimental, and foreign feature films.
  • - thousands of documentary, animation, and fiction films, as well as interactive media. The Library’s subscription to NFB Campus provides access to a larger collection of films than the public website.

Journalism, Documentaries, Educational Videos

  • CanCore - BC and Canadian content, including a large collection from indigenous producers.
  • Curio - CBC documentary, news, and entertainment programs.
  • Films on Demand - extensive selection of documentary and educational films.

Special Film Collections

Filmed Live Theatre

  • Digital Theatre Plus - filmed live theatre performances from London’s West End, creator talks, and educational materials.


Note: our music streaming services have limited simultaneous users. If you are unable to connect because all licenses are in use, wait and come back later. If you are no longer using your open connection, please disconnect to allow another user in.

  • Naxos Music Library – over two million classical music tracks, plus artist biographies, opera librettos, instrumental and publishing information.
  • Naxos Jazz Library – from jazz legends to contemporary artists, over 32,000 musicians and over 200,000 tracks.
  • Naxos Music Library World – Over 175,000 tracks from around the globe. Search or browse by artist, country or region, cultural group or label.


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