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Find Videos (A step-by-step guide): Embed a Video

Find DVDs and streaming videos.

Films on Demand Videos

Here's how to embed a streaming video from Films on Demand in D2L:

  1. Search Films on Demand. Find the video you want to embed. From your results list or the individual video record select the Share option. 
  2. From the Share to pop-up window select the Embed/Link option (or email it to yourself). Next select to copy either the Record URL link or the Embed code. Then select a location to save this link, such as D2L/Brightspace.
  3. In D2L use the HTML Source Editor symbol:
    D2L Html Source Editor Symbol
  4. Paste the Embed Code.

Academic Video Online (AVON) formerly VAST

Here's how to embed a streaming video from VAST: Academic Video Online in D2L:

  1. Go to the video record.
  2. Above the video, click on the Share option.
  3. In the pop-up window, select either Copy Permalink or Copy Embed Code
  4. Add this information to your D2L/Brightspace course.
  5. Use the HTML Source Editor symbol:
    D2L Html Source Editor Symbol
  6. Paste the Embed Code.