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Library - Visual Resources Collection Guide: DVDs, Film, and Streaming Video

A guide to the services and resources of NSCAD's Visual Resources Collection.

Streaming Video Databases

These film and video collections are available on and off campus. If you're on campus, just click through to

the databases and watch!  If you're off campus, use your NSCAD login credentials to watch these films anywhere you are.

VRC Film and Video Collection

Faculty and instructors may reserve DVDs and other materials for courses by sending requests to . Please let us know a few weeks in advance, and we will put them aside for your students to use, and will ensure that they are available when you need them.

To make a request for us to purchase new DVDs or other materials, please allow at least two weeks from the time you make the request, and we will try to source the items.

*Please note that all NEW DVDs are now entered into the Novanet catalogue.

To search for NSCAD's DVDs in Novanet, use this link to search for titles:


Other Catalogues:

16mm Collection

Art Bank Collection (on-campus use only)

First check for the video you are looking for in NSCAD's Novanet Library Catalogue.  If you cannot find the title then check this spreadsheet. The majority of our DVD's are catalogued in Novanet, however we have some older titles that are on this spreadsheet, and are in the process of being catalogued.