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Streaming Media

How to Link to Videos in Bridges

All videos in collections licensed by RWU Libraries can be used in Bridges, syllabi, documents, and other webpages.  Remote (off campus) use of licensed resources requires users to be authenticated into the resource site.  RWU Libraries manages authentication with a proxy server.  

 

Films On Demand

To link or embed to videos in Films On Demand:

  • Locate the title or segment you want by:
    • browsing by subject area
    • searching by video title
    • searching by segment
  • To Link to the title or segment you want, use the Title URL found in a box toward the bottom of the page underneath the video description.
  • To Embed a title or segment, click on Embed This Video link found underneath the Video.

 

Alexander Street Press Critical Video Editions

To link to videos in Alexander Street Press Videos:

  • Click on the "Embed/Link" icon at the bottom of video playback display -- see image below.
  • A new window will open displaying a URL for the video
    • Example: https://rwulib.idm.oclc.org/login?url=http://search.alexanderstreet.com/view/work/1792435
    • You can copy the link OR copy the code in the embed code box to embed the video -- again check the code and make sure the proxy configuragion is in the link.