Media Resources library

About this service

The Media Resources library provides access to over 30,000 streaming titles and houses approximately 9,500 physical resources (i.e. DVD, VHS). The purpose of these media resources are to supplement the University of Waterloo's academic curriculum and research needs. Looking for a video resource? Visit our Resources for streaming page for a complete list of available streaming partners. You can also access resources from the below sites, or request a media purchase:

Who can use this service

  • Students

  • Graduate Students

  • Instructors

  • Faculty

  • Researchers

How to request this service

Search the online catalogue and send requests for resources to

Support for this service

For questions about signing out media resources: or submit a ticket through our portal.

For questions about copyright:

For issues with classroom DVD/VHS players:



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