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Films Media Group

Films on Demand:digital educational video

Films Media Group is the leading source of high-quality video and multimedia for academic, vocational and life-skills content. Films Media Group serves the education community through its four brands: Films for the Humanities and Sciences, Cambridge Educational, Meridian Education, and Shopware. Includes more than 10,000 films in the following general categories: humanities and social science; business and economics; science and mathematics; health and medicine; technical education; family and consumer science; careers and job search; and guidance and counseling.


Embed Streaming Videos from Films on Demand in Blackboard

To embed a video from Films on Demand in your Blackboard course:

  1. Navigate to your course in Blackboard. Click the Build Content button and select to add a Web Link.
  2. Under Web Link Information, give the link a Name. For URL, copy the text in the Title URL box in FIlms on Demand.

title URL field in Films on Demand

screenshot of BlackBoard Create Web Link page

3. To get the embed code, click the Embed this Video link under the video and copy the code that displays. Under Description, click the HTML button. (If the HTML button is not visible, click the double arrow in the upper right corner to display more buttons.) Paste in the embed code and click Update.

embed a films on demand video

pste the code into Blackboard

4. Scroll down to the bottom the page and click the Submit button. The video should now be embedded in your course.

how the embedded video will display in Blackboard

NOTE: The embedded video will only appear if you are on the La Salle network, but the text link will still work off-campus.