Search for DVDs & Streaming Videos

Search Kanopy for Streaming Videos

Search over 15,000 movies, documentaries, and educational videos using Kanopy.

You can access Kanopy by searching Laser Search with the keyword Kanopy and clicking on the link that appears at the top of the screen. You can also access Kanopy by going to the Database A-Z List and finding Kanopy listed under the letter K. You will need your 14-digit library barcode number (located above the barcode on the back of your Lasell ID card) in order to access the service while located off-campus.

Search the Library Catalog for DVDs

Search the Brennan Library Catalog for physical materials, including DVDs. Enter the keywords, topic, or title of the video and search. Narrow your search by navigating to the Format filter in the left-hand side menu and select DVD or VCD. If you do not see these listed under Format, select more > to expand the list, as shown in this image.

DVD filter

If the DVD is available, you can get it in the DVD section at the front of Brennan Library. DVDs are organized in alphabetical order by title. If the DVD is not available, you can request it from another library but clicking the Request It button.

Moana DVD in Minuteman

 

Search Laser Search for DVDs & Streaming Videos

Search for DVDs & streaming videos using Laser Search. Enter the keywords, topic, or title of the video and search. Narrow your search by navigating to the Format filter in the left-hand side menu and select Video. If you do not see these listed under Format, select Show more to expand the list, as shown in this image.

Format Filter for Videos in Laser Search

Streaming videos are identifiable by the video icon attached to the search result, like in the image shown below. If a film is available as streaming video online, the link under the search result says Online Access from Lasell. Click this link to stream the video.

Battle of the Algiers search result

 

DVDs in our physical collection are displayed with call number (physical location in Brennan Library) and its availability, like in the image shown below. If the DVD is currently unavailable, you can request the DVD by clicking Request It.

Physical Battle of the Algiers DVD