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Media Collections and Services Guide

A guide to researching and using the library's physical and streaming media collections.


Welcome to the Media Collections and Services Infoguide.

This guide will provide students, faculty, and staff with a number of streaming platforms available through Mason Univeristy Libraries, as well as free streaming resources. Use this guide to discover what media collections and services are available to you at Mason and online.


Checkout Media- How to find and checkout DVDs, VHS, CDs, and Phonograph Records
Stream Media - Mason's media streaming databases
Watch and Listen to Media - Viewing and listening to media on campus

Screen Media - Screen media in the classroom or for a public audience
Create Media - Resources on campus to help with creating your own media
Faculty Services - Media services available for faculty

Kanopy - How to access and request videos through Kanopy
Copyright - FAQ and Resources on media copyright and fair use

Media FAQ during Covid-19 - Common questions about media answered
Get Help - Chat with a specialist or setup an appointment with the Media, Film Studies and Dance Librarian.