Acceptable Use Guidelines for Streaming Videos

Remote access to Seneca Libraries' streaming videos is limited to current Seneca students, faculty, and staff. Usage of the streaming videos is monitored by Seneca College, and where incidents are found to be in violation of this agreement, the College will exercise its rights to take appropriate disciplinary action, as set forth in Seneca's Information Technology Acceptable Use Policy.


Do not record, copy or download videos licensed by Seneca College. These actions are forbidden (thought technically easy to do) by Seneca College's contracts with video suppliers.

It is normally acceptable to: It is normally NOT acceptable to:
  • search, view, and display content for non-commercial personal, instructional, or academic research needs
  • share content with other current Seneca students, faculty, and staff
  • post links to specific content in such a way that it is available only to other authorized users (Seneca students, faculty and staff)
  • copy, record or download any part of the streaming video
  • modify or alter the content in any way
  • sell or re-distribute content, or provide access to someone outside of the college community, such as an employer
  • share content with people other than current Seneca students, faculty, and staff
  • post actual content to Web sites or listservs, private (e.g., a corporate Intranet) or public