Embedding Streaming Video in D2L

To embed films from our streaming video services into your D2L courses, copy the embed code from the database using the instructions below. Then use the "Insert Stuff" tool in D2L to add the embed code to a content page, discussion board post or dropbox.

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Instructions for:

Films on Demand

Kanopy

PBS Video Collection

American History in Video

Filmakers Library Online

Ethnographic Video Online

Black Studies in Video

 

Films on Demand

Navigate to the full video or segment you wish to use. Under the video player, click Share.

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Select Embed Code from the options. Choose the video size from the dropdown menu (small or medium recommended for easiest viewing in D2L). Then, copy the Alternate Embed Code by clicking Highlight to select it, then right click + Copy or Ctrl+C to copy the code. Paste the code into the Insert Stuff tool in D2L.

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Kanopy Streaming Video

Embed a Single Title or Clip

Navigate to the video you wish to use. Under the video player, click Share/Embed.

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Click the Embed tab to display the embed code. You can click Options to change the video player size. Highlight the embed code, then right click + Copy or Ctrl+C to copy the code. Paste the code into the Insert Stuff tool in D2L.

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Embed a Playlist

Add titles to your playlist. Navigate to the playlist using the account dropdown menu at the top right of the Kanopy homepage.

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Under the playlist, click Share/Embed. Click the Embed tab to display the embed code. You can click Options to change the video player size. Highlight the embed code, then right click + Copy or Ctrl+C to copy the code. Paste the code into the Insert Stuff tool in D2L.

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PBS Video Collection, American History in Video, Filmakers Library Online, Ethnographic Video Online, Black Studies in Video

Embed a Single Title

Navigate to the video you wish to use. Under the video player, click Embed/Link.

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In the pop-up box, highlight the embed code, then right click + Copy or Ctrl+C to copy the code. Paste the code into the Insert Stuff tool in D2L.

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Embed a Clip

Find the clip you want to use (preexisting clips or custom) and click the </> icon to open the embed dialog menu.

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In the pop-up box, highlight the embed code, then right click + Copy or Ctrl+C to copy the code. Paste the code into the Insert Stuff tool in D2L.

Embed a Playlist

Find the playlist you want to use in the Playlists menu. Click the </> icon to the right of the playlist title to open the embed dialog menu.

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In the pop-up box, highlight the embed code, then right click + Copy or Ctrl+C to copy the code. Paste the code into the Insert Stuff tool in D2L.