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Streaming & DVD Film Collections @ Reynolds Libraries

FAQs:

How many DVDs does Reynolds Libraries have in its collection?

Over 6,000 DVDs are owned by all three campus libraries.  

How many streaming films does Reynolds Libraries provide access to?

Faculty, students & staff have access to over 56,000 streaming films

How many DVDs can I check out at one time?

You can check out up to 3 DVDs for a 1-week loan period. Near the end of the 1 week loan period, you can also renew the DVDs for an additional 1 week loan period if no one else has requested/placed a hold on the DVD you are borrowing.

What is the process for an instructor who wants to request a film purchase and how long will it take to access/receive the film for their class?

You should complete and submit our Film Purchase Request for a Class form. When you submit the request, a Reynolds librarian will evaluate all options for providing film content. It generally takes over a month to purchase, receive and process a new DVD or streaming film.

What is the process for students, faculty or staff who would like to recommend a film purchase for Reynolds Libraries?

Use the Recommend a Purchase form to recommend a new film purchase.

What are my other options for accessing a film?

You can check with a Reynolds Librarian to see if a film can be:

  • Borrowed from another library by completing our Interlibrary Loan Request form. When you submit the request, a Reynolds librarian will evaluate all options for providing film content. Please note that if we need to borrow a specific film title from another library, it can take up to 2 weeks to receive the DVD in the mail.
  • Accessed through Reynolds Libraries' American History in Video, Films on Demand, Kanopy Streaming Films and SWANK Feature Films