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Library Digital Films Service - Streaming video resources provided by the library

This guide provides information about streaming video services and databases provided by the Library to the UM community.

Swank Digital Campus - streaming access to feature films and main stream documentaries, provided by the University Library and the Language Resource Center

Offering streaming through their Swank Digital Campus service, Swank Motion Pictures is the nontheatrical distributor for the majority of the major Hollywood studios as well as many independent, foreign, art house, and documentary offerings. To search available films go to:

Instructors can request films using this formIt takes approximately 10 business days for films to become available. Swank provides a URL that instructors can place under "Pages" on their Canvas site. Instructors may use any film licensed by the University Library. Silverlight is required for computers to play Swank streams. To request a film, please contact Jeffrey Pearson, (734)

Click here to see and access films currently licensed from Swank Motion Pictures.

U-M Ann Arbor access only.