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Films & Videos: Show Films in Class

Booking Films For Classroom Use

Book AV materials owned by Ryerson in any of the following ways:

  1. Use the online booking form
  2. Email:
  3. Call: 416-979-5099
  4. Visit the Circulation Desk on the 2nd floor of the library

Booking External AV Items:

Material that is not available in the Ryerson AV collection may be obtained from external collections, including those of other Ontario universities. Ryerson students, faculty and staff who hold active library cards may book items from other collections. Two weeks’ notice is required to book external items.

To book AV material not owned by Ryerson:

  1. Email:
  2. Call: 416-979-5099
  3. Visit the Circulation Desk on the 2nd floor of the library during AV office hours.

*Please do not forget to specify show dates when submitting Booking requests*

Booking Viewing Equipment for In-Class Use:

EFFECTIVE SUMMER 2019: CCS has upgraded all podium computers in classrooms and lecture halls with  units that no longer come with optical drives. You may either bring your own portable USB DVD player or book one from Media Services (CCS) in Kerr Hall (KHE227).

Borrowing From Other Ontario Universities

The University of Waterloo Audio-Visual Services database incorporates information about the video and motion picture holdings of most of the universities in the province of Ontario, including Ryerson.

To search this resource:

  1. Connect to University of Waterloo Audiovisual Services (WATMEDIA).
  2. Enter keywords or a specific title and search all institutions or use the drop down box “Office” to select a specific institution.

Audio Visual Equipment in Classrooms

RULA Audio-Visual is not responsible for booking AV equipment or for repairing faulty classroom projectors, televisions, VHS or DVD players.

If you require audio visual equipment for class use or are experiencing technical difficulties, please contact Media Services for assistance.