NFB.ca (National Film Board of Canada)
is the National Film Board of Canada's streaming video service. The original product, NFB.ca
, is intended primarily for personal use. University of Alberta staff and students can create a CAMPUS
profile and access additional content that has been created for educational use.
Access to NFB.ca, the National Film Board of Canada's streaming video archive, is available for personal use subject to the notices on their site.
CAMPUS content includes NFB.ca content, and also includes additional films, resources, and functionalities specifically developed for educators. Access to CAMPUS is available for educational use subject to the notices on their site. For example, "You may use the Website and the Content for bona fide educational and research purposes only, and may not use them in any commercial or for-profit manner. You may access the Website and the Content outside of a school facility solely for bona fide educational and research purposes. Individual teachers can present the Website and the Content to groups of students within a classroom setting of 150 students or less provided no entry fee is charged."
CAMPUS content is available to University of Alberta staff, faculty, and students who have created a profile:
- If you don't have a CAMPUS profile:
- Go to the CAMPUS page and click on the "CLICK HERE TO GET A ONE YEAR LICENSE FOR ONLY $29.95" link for educators (don't worry, you won't have to pay).
- If you already have a NFB.ca profile, click on the "Already subscribed? Check here" link.
- If you don't have a NFB.ca profile, fill in the information (name, email, username, password of your choosing) then click "Create Your Profile". PLEASE NOTE: Pricing information on this page is for individuals not associated with a subscribing institution, and can be ignored by individuals affiated with the University of Alberta.
- If asked to associate your profile with a school, enter "University of Alberta", find it in the list, click on it and click "Continue".
- At this point you will be registered to the CAMPUS website and have access to all new films and features.
- If you already have a CAMPUS profile, sign in via the "Sign In" link on any NFB.ca page, then select "Education":
National Film Board of Canada Catalogue
Access to the National Film Board of Canada's full catalogue, which also lists all NFB titles including those that aren't part of NFB's streaming service, is available here