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How to embed videos from the Films on Demand subscription database into ANGEL.

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Films on Demand - How to Search and Embed

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How to Search for Films or Film Segments in the Films on Demand Database

The Films on Demand database allows you to search for entire films or films at the segment level. When you search, you are searching a description of a segment.

  1. Go to the Library’s homepage: http://www.westvalley.edu/library/
  2. Click on the “Find Articles (Databases)” link.
  3. Click on Films on Demand under “eBooks and Videos”
  4. If you are off-campus, enter your last name and Faculty ID on the next screen.
    • (Note: If you are unable to access the database, contact Michelle.Carreiro@wvm.edu or 408-741-2028 with your faculty ID #, phone # and email address so she can add you to our library system)
  5. Type your search terms in the search box. The default is to search “By Segment,” but you may change it to “By Titles.”


  6. Click on the search button.
  7. Click on a title to view the film or film segment and play the film.

How to Embed Films or Film Segments in the Films on Demand Database

You can embed a film or segment of a film into a Page, an Announcement, the instruction for a discussion forum, or an assessment question within Angel.

  1. Find the film or film segment you wish to embed.
  2. Click on the Embed link below the film.
  3. A box will appear with the Embed Code for the film.
  4. Click on the search button.
  5. Click on a title to view the film or film segment and play the film.