Finding Videos in the Hunt Library

This guide provides information on searching for videos (DVD/VHS & streaming), borrowing and requesting videos, as well as steps on how to link to streaming videos from both the Hunt Library's subscription databases and via the Web.

Video Databases

To link videos from library subscribed video databases, please see the specific instructions for each database below:

  • Identify a video from one of the VAST: Academic Video Online databases

  • Click on the Embed Embed icon at the bottom of the video playback display

  • A new window will open displaying a permalink to copy

  • Copy/paste URL in Canvas, syllabi, documents, or web pages


  • Identify a video in Films On Demand

  • Click on the title of that video

  • Copy URL from the Details tab (located under the video playback window)

  • Paste URL in Canvas, syllabi, documents, or web pages


  • Identify a video in SkillSoft -- The Leadership Channel / 50 Lessons

  • Click on the title of that video

  • On the video "Launch Page" copy the five digit number at the end of the URL

  • Paste that five digit number onto the end of this URL: http://ezproxy.libproxy.db.erau.edu/login?url=http://library.books24x7.com/library.asp?^B&bookid=

    Example: http://ezproxy.libproxy.db.erau.edu/login?url=http://library.books24x7.com/library.asp?^B&bookid=43754
  • Copy/paste URL in Canvas, syllabi, documents, or web pages