University of Delaware Library

Film Finders (Award-winning and Critically-acclaimed Films)

Tips on Searching for Films

New Additions to the Film and Video Collection

Library Exhibition: Resources Related to the Coastal Zone Act


Decorative images of media projected on a bank of monitors


Film and Video Collection Hours

Spring Semester
February 9 - May 28, 2015

Monday - Thursday
8:00am - 9:00pm
8:00am - 6:00pm
1:00pm - 5:00pm
1:00pm - 9:00pm
Monday, Memorial Day, 5/25
1:00pm - 5:00pm


May 29 - June 7, 2015

8:00am - 5:00pm
Saturday - Sunday, 5/30 - 5/31
Monday - Friday, 6/1 - 6/5
8:00am - 5:00pm
Saturday - Sunday, 6/6 - 6/7


Located in the Morris Library, adjacent to the Student Multimedia Design Center on the Lower Level, the Film and Video Collection collects, houses, and maintains audiovisual materials within the University of Delaware Library, including over 25,000 programs in VHS, DVD, BluRay, and other legacy formats. The collection is for use primarily in support of classroom teaching, curriculum, and research by University of Delaware faculty, students, and staff. The Film and Video Collection provides circulation services as well as viewing and listening facilities to assist University of Delaware students, faculty, and staff in utilizing the audiovisual materials in the Library collection. Thirty individual viewing carrels are located within the Film and Video Collection service area. It also provides a film and video scheduling service for University of Delaware faculty, staff, and graduate teaching assistants for use in regularly scheduled University classes and for authorized programmatic functions.

The collection is available for viewing in the Film and Video Collection Department audiovisual carrels by users with University of Delaware ID cards, UD English Language Institute students, Delaware State University ID cards, Delaware Technical and Community College ID cards, or University of Delaware Library Public Borrower Cards. For information about checking media materials out of the Library, please see Circulation and Scheduling Policies.

Please note: The Student Multimedia Design Center, a state-of-the-art multimedia facility, is located adjacent to the Film and Video Collection and is open to University of Delaware students, faculty, and staff. For more information, please visit the Student Multimedia Design Center Website.

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