This page lists options for viewing films.
Borrow the video from a local public library.
University of Waterloo Media Resources (IST) maintains a collection of films and videos. These are available for viewing in a classroom as well as in viewing facilities located in MC 1050.
Search for films in the Media catalog
Streaming video portals
University of Waterloo Media Resources (IST) provides access to over 20,000 streaming titles. Some titles can be accessed directly on the company website, and some must be accessed through MediaNet.
Criterion on Demand
University of Waterloo Media Resources (IST) provides access to over 3000 feature films and feature documentaries on campus (IP authenticated) for both streaming and time-limited download. Use Mozilla Firefox browser.
To view a film from the collection in viewing facilities
Tip: No appointments; service is on a first come, first served basis. Materials cannot be signed out for home viewing.
To view a film from the collection in a classroom
Tip: Longer loan periods can be arranged but term bookings are not possible.
To borrow a film from other university collections