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A/V in Classroom Spaces

Playing Media in Classrooms

If you want to play a video in our classrooms...

Use an mp4 file. This is the best method to play a video in a classroom.

Other options include:

  • DVD
  • Our Law School Mediaspace
  • YouTube
  • Vimeo


What you cannot play in our classrooms

  • Blu-ray discs
  • VHS
  • Streaming services like; Netflix, Amazon, Kanopy, etc.

Our AV system is bound by Digital Rights Management (DRM).

Please note that you cannot circumvent the DRM by connecting your personal laptop to the room system.