Audio & Video Streaming

The University of Alberta Libraries can stream video and audio materials for the purposes of education and research on ERA A+V, a multimedia hosting and streaming service for the University of Alberta community.

How to Deposit?

University of Alberta faculty, staff, and students may submit items to ERA A+V through mediated deposit by completing the Digital Media Deposit Request form. For all other inquiries, please contact the ERA Helpdesk at / 780.492.4359 for more information about this service.

Streaming in eClass

Streams for University classes can be viewed on eClass course sites. Commercial CDs, LPs, audio cassettes and VHS tapes can be streamed to individual course sites (media digitization is not currently provided). Please note: commercial DVDs that contain technological protection measures (TPMs) may not be digitized and streamed due to restrictions in the Copyright Act. For more information on using copyrighted materials in eClass, contact the Copyright Office at