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How To: Access Streaming Video

Tips for accessing streaming video content including feature films and documentaries.


Swank Top 1000

The top 1000 (yes, one thousand!) feature films and popular documentaries from Swank's catalog used by academic libraries, licensed and ready for classroom use. Films are all available through July 30, 2024.

To search or browse titles, go directly to the HWS Swank Digital Campus platform.

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How to Request Streaming Film Titles

Faculty may request licenses of streaming film titles from Swank or Kanopy for classroom use. Requests are reviewed and approved as the budget allows.

To request a streaming title, please use the "Manage a Reserve List" tool and enter your request for a streaming video for classroom use. Alternatively, submit a request via the "Request a Purchase" link. (These options are only available for faculty).