Skip to main content
It looks like you're using Internet Explorer 11 or older. This website works best with modern browsers such as the latest versions of Chrome, Firefox, Safari, and Edge. If you continue with this browser, you may see unexpected results.

Guide to Using Video: Show a Film on Campus

I want to show a film on campus, but not in class. What steps do I need to take?

To show a film on campus but not to a particular class, you must have the public performance rights.

  • Films in the library’s Kanopy database include public performance rights.
  • Some documentary makers do grant permission to screen a film in public without a fee; google the film and check its web site.
  • Otherwise, contact Swank (https://www.swank.com/college-campus/copyright/) for a public performance license.