Your favorite Kanopy titles

By - Research & Instruction Librarian May 26th, 2016

In January 2016, the library bumped up its Kanopy educational video offerings from a few hundred to 26,000.


There have been 486 plays in those 5 months, totaling 8,021 minutes of viewing time.




What films have been most-watched in that time?



 Analytics Summary: Kanopy Admin Panel.  Kanopy. 25 May 2016. Web.



The Mask You Live In

By - Research & Instruction Librarian May 19th, 2015

In support of LINC, the library recently purchased streaming rights to The Mask You Live In.


For more information about The Mask You Live In please visit the documentary’s site.


To view the film, please click here.


New Resource: BBC Shakespeare – Streaming Video

By - Research & Instruction Librarian September 20th, 2012

Ohrstrom Library is very please to have licensed, from Ambrose Video, streaming access to 5 BBC Shakespeare productions:

  • Julius Caesar
  • King Lear
  • Othello
  • Richard III
  • The Tempest

To enjoy these streaming films simply click HERE, or visit and select BBC Shakespeare Video from the database bar on the right.

Click “BBC Shakespeare Plays, The” to retrieve the list of plays:

View an entire play or an act:

To access the films from off grounds, visit, click the library icon, and then  select BBC Shakespeare Video from the database bar on the right.

Films may also be linked to or embedded within Blackboard:


Please feel to contact Lura Sanborn (lsanborn at sps dot edu) with questions or to arrange for a personal product tour.