How to Reserve / Book videos held in The D.B. Weldon Library
Contact Media Booking with the title, and call number which you require. Include the show date. Material is reserved for the time, retrieved and placed at the Weldon Library Service Desk.
A minimum of 3 days notice is preferred.
How to Reserve / Book videos held in other Western Libraries
- Libraries have their own procedure for booking video materials held in their collection or if materials can be reserved.
- Contact the Service Desk of the library holding the material to reserve the material you require. Each location may have differing loan periods for videos. This includes the materials held in the Affiliated University College Libraries.
- Please note that the Education Curriculum Resource Collection is a separate location. Contact the Education Library staff for further information.
To find videos held in Western Libraries
To find videos held in Western Libraries, perform a Keyword search in the Library Catalogue.
The Keyword search enables the searcher to limit their search by Material Type - Videos.
Here are 2 examples of keyword searches which are limited to VIDEOs
1) television news 2 ) women and employment
Information on how to locate media in other Ontario Universities
The Union Catalogue of Ontario University media holdings which can be borrowed is called WATMEDIA.
Search the Media Catalogue (formerly known as WATMEDIA) to locate titles and information on content.
Information on how to book FROM THE MEDIA CATALOGUE
Send a request to Media Booking directly with the Title (and Series Title) and showdate(s). A minumum of 2 weeks advance notice is required. Please include the WATMEDIA entry number if known. Please indicate desired forrmat.