uOttawa Library

Using audiovisual documents in the classroom

Using videos and films in the classroom


Films on Demand provides instant access to over 6 000 streaming videos on a wide range of subjects

NFB.ca, a Web site where you can watch over 800 films, clips and trailers produced by the National Film Board of Canada. New films are added every week. The online Screening Room features playlists, where users can find suggestions from film experts and directors. The site also offers Described Video and Closed Captioning capabilities.
  • Note: Our license includes classroom use and public performance, provided no entry fee is charged. Titles are also found in the library catalogue. Contact Media Resources to suggests films, complementary content and features which would make it easier for you to use NFB.ca.

Using images in the classroom

ARTstor is a digital library of approximately one million images in the areas of art, architecture, the humanities, and social sciences with a set of tools to view, present, manage and share images for research and pedagogical purposes.
  • Since 2007, uOttawa ever-growing collections of digital images, mostly in the areas of the arts and humanities, have been made available via ARTstor allowing users to search some or all collections. Contact Media Resources to suggest new images.

How to search

Assistance and requests

Contact Media Resources
Morisset Hall (map)
65 University Private (First floor)
Ottawa ON K1N 6N5
Tel.: 613 562-5723
Fax: 613 562-5133