Streaming Media Pilot Project
UC Irvine Libraries will be conducting a pilot of Swank Digital Campus during the spring quarter; Swank Digital Campus provides digital access to course-related films (streaming media) read more about this company at http://www.swank.com/digitalcampus/about.html and http://www.swank.com/digitalcampus/index.html. UC Irvine Libraries has purchased access to 25 titles that will be available on a first-come first-served basis to faculty/instructors.
To participate in the pilot:
- Search for titles: Swank Digital Campus film search at: http://college.swankmp.com/digitalcampus/search.asp (if you are unable to search Swank for titles please contact Danielle Kane for assistance, information below) or,
- Browse by subject: http://www.swank.com/digitalcampus/curriculum.html
- Submit title request by March 18th*: form available here: https://spreadsheets.google.com/viewform?hl=en&formkey=dHZpMTVyVlg4R3hIU2U0QjZkMEtGckE6MQ#gid=0
* Forms will be accepted after this date, if you need the film available for the start of classes we recommend submitting prior to March 18th.
More information about the pilot:
Access to Swank titles will be provided to classes through e-reserves which requires a UCInetID. A secondary password will also be required (secondary passwords will be created by the library and provided to instructors to include in their course syllabus/materials. Students will not be able to access the Swank film(s) available for their class unless they have this secondary password.
The library will be asking that Faculty/Instructors complete an EEE Survey at the end of the pilot.
Please Note: An e-reserve form will be submitted on your behalf, an email will be sent to you with the password to the Swank film requested.
For more information about this pilot please contact, Danielle Kane (firstname.lastname@example.org), Research Librarian for Emerging Technologies and Service Innovation & Unit Head: MRC/ILC.