Video booking service


To support the use of videos for teaching at Concordia, Faculty members may request to book a video recording that is in the Library's collection or, where possible, in another collection.

Booking videos in the Library's collection

Faculty members in good standing can initiate a booking requests. Teaching assistants may also make a booking for a course being taught at Concordia

Submit a request to the appropriate library by e-mail or in person:

Vanier Library

Circulation Desk service hours
514-848-2424, ext. 7770
In person*: Circulation Desk (VL-1)

Webster Library

Loans & Returns service hours
514-848-2424, ext. 7720
In person*: Loans & Returns Desk (LB-2)

* For in person requests, please fill out the Video Booking Form

Additional information

  • Available formats: streaming video, DVDs, VHS and Beta cassettes, U-matic tapes and video disks
  • Information on how to find DVDs and videos in Sofia
  • The Library does not supply equipment for in-class use
  • Bookings should be made at least 7 days prior to the pickup date (we cannot, however, guarantee availability for the date requested)
  • No limits on the number of items that can be booked


It is the user's responsibility to ensure that their use of the video – whether from Concordia Library's collection or elsewhere – adheres to the Canadian Copyright Act. For more information, see Concordia's Copyright Guidelines for Instructors, and Policy on Copyright Compliance.

Updated: Tuesday 24 May 2022
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