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How to Use Films on Demand

Create a Direct Link to a Film Segment Using Playlists

  • Locate the film you need in Films on Demand
  • Look at the box beneath the film window and click on the Playlist tab (see screenshot)
  • From this screen you will need to login to your Films on Demand account; if you don't already have one, click on the link to create one
  • From this screen you may add segments to an exisiting Playlist or create a new Playlist
  • View a short screencast to see how to add a segment to a Playlist (Flash required)
  • Now go to the top of the screen and click on the red "My Playlists" tab
  • Select the playlist you want
  • At the bottom of the screen is the Playlist URL box; copy the URL from this box:
  • Here's an example of a full playlist URL:
    https://libproxy.uww.edu:9443/login?url=https://fod.infobase.com/PortalPlaylists.aspx?wID=102639&AssignmentID=VD97CH
  • Check the URL to make sure it does not contain blank spaces

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