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Ryan Library: Watch Streaming Video

Homepage for Hill School Ryan Library

Links to All Streaming Services


(Use Chrome Only)



Alexander Street Help

How to make Alexander Street Video Clips


New! For Teachers Only


"Swank provides movies and movie licensing to colleges, K-12 schools, public libraries and dozens of other entities that want to show films legally on their property. We work with everyone from the best studios in Hollywood to the most innovative indie film companies to help individuals turn everyday events into extraordinary experiences." This service allows teachers to show movies to their classes without copyright infringement issues. There are many high quaility films to support your teaching in an engaging way.

- Swank




"Kanopy is an award-winning video streaming service providing access to more than 30,000 independent and documentary films"


How to Use Kanopy

Safari, Internet Explorer and Firefox do not work consistently with Kanopy. Be sure to download and use Chrome for playing video from Kanopy:


Use Chrome only and you must use THIS LINK  - Then just click on any movie to play it. You should not get asked to login in order to play any movies. If for some reason you do get asked to login, please contact us at so that we can fix the problem.

Digital Theatre

Digital Theatre + provides live stream plays. It also provides video and written resources for teaching. It is great for English or Arts teachers and for theatre afficianados of all play genres and eras.

How to Use Digital Theatre +

Use THIS LINK and at the sign in, enter your Hill email address. You will be presented with the Hill SSO sign in page with a picture of the chapel. Use your Hill password to finish the sign in.