Our Collection

We maintain a video collection that support teaching and research at Carleton. Find videos in our collection using a keyword search, limiting the Material Type to "Video".

If you would like to suggest a video for our collection, please use the Purchase Suggestion form.

Other Collections

Search Watmedia to locate videos at other Ontario universities.  If you wish to borrow a video listed in Watmedia please fill out our Interfilm Video Request form - do not submit requests directly to Watmedia.

British Pathé, a newsreel archive company in the UK, makes its collection of 85,000 historic films available through YouTube. The collection covers historical footage from 1896 to 1976. It includes major events, notable figures, fashion, travel, sports and culture, with extensive film from World Wars I and II.

Classroom Viewing

Keep in mind that since 2012, you can show a film in class without needing public performance rights as long as you are using a legal copy.

If you have any questions regarding public performance rights, please contact the Head of Access Services.