Archive for March, 2015

Some Criterion-On-Demand media titles may be unavailable

Tuesday, March 31, 2015

Actions-media-playback-start-iconDue to additional requirements on the part of some of Criterion-on-Demand’s partner studios, some titles may be unavailable via the  Criterion-on-Demand database. Criterion will be working to resolve the issue over the next 30-60 days.

More than 1500 feature films still remain available and accessible via the click of a button.

If you have any questions, please contact the Web Services Librarian.

Titles that are currently unavailable include:

M*A*S*H
Beneath the Planet of the Apes
Beyond the Valley of the Dolls
Oklahoma
Patton
Hello Dolly
The Great White Hope
Tora! Tora! Tora!
Valley of the Dolls
Planet of the Apes
Escape From the Planet of the Apes
Can Can
Voyage to the Bottom of the Sea
The King and I
Three Hundred Spartans
The Robe
The Leopard
A Farewell to Arms
Journey to the Centre of the Earth
Demitrius and the Gladiators
Carmen Jones
Peyton Place
Seven Year Itch
The Flight of the Phoenix
Stagecoach
The Agony and the Ecstasy
How To Steal A Million
Batman
Fantastic Voyage
Carousel
The Blue Max
One Million Years B C
Fathom
The Bible
The Sound of Music
The Desk Set
An Affair to Remember
Razors Edge
The Grapes of Wrath
Bedazzled
Bandolero
The Boston Strangler
Doctor Dolittle
Prime Of Miss Jean Brodie
Longest Day
Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid
Diary of Anne Frank
Night at the Museum
Live Free or Die Hard
All About Eve
The Alligator People
Anastasia
Bird of Paradise
Bravados
Bus Stop
Call Northside 777
Cry of the City
Daddy Long Legs
My Darling Clementine
Drums Along the Mohawk
The Day The Earth Stood Still
Gentlemen Prefer Blondes
Gentlemens Agreement
Heaven Can Wait
How To Marry A Millionnaire
Jane Eyre
Laura
Leave Her To Heaven
Lifeboat
Niagara
No Way Out
The Oxbow Incident
A Christmas Carol
The Sun also Rises
Twelve O’clock High
The Other
Les Miserables
Poseidon Adventure
Conquest of the Planet of the Apes
Grandma’s Boy
This Means War
The Simpsons Movie
Fever Pitch
Aquamarine
Kingdom of Heaven
Dragonball Evolution
The X-Files: I Want to Believe
The Devil Wears Prada
Ice Age 2 The Meltdown
In Her Shoes
The Secret Life of Bees
Big Mommas House 2
Paper Chase
Life of Pi
A Good Year
Ramona and Beezus
X-Men: The Last Stand
The Comebacks
Rio
Eragon
Notes on a Scandal
Epic
John Tucker Must Die
Borat – The Movie
Cheaper by the Dozen 2
The Sandlot 2
The Day the Earth Stood Still
Dr. Dolittle 3
Rebound
Walk the Line
Alvin and the Chipmunks
Percy Jackson & the Olympians: The Lightning Thief
Sunshine
The Marine
The Rocker
What Happens in Vegas
Unstoppable
Horton Hears a Who
28 Weeks Later
The Last King of Scotland
X-Men Origins: Wolverine
Reno 911: Miami
Deception
Nim’s Island
Garfield 2
The Family Stone
Australia
The Namesake
The Sentinel
Ice Age: Dawn of the Dinosaurs
Pathfinder
Hitman
Max Payne
The Omen 666
Notorious
Imagine Me and You
Sandlot: Heading Home
Aliens Vs. Predator: Requiem
The History Boys
Meet Dave
Our Family Wedding
The Secret Life of Walter Mitty
Marley and Me
I Think I Love My Wife
The Savages
Aliens in the Attic
The Book Thief
The Tooth Fairy
The Hills Have Eyes II
Dr. Dolittle: Tail to the Chief
500 Days of Summer
Enough Said
Just Wright
The Darjeeling Limited
27 Dresses
Rise of the Planet of the Apes
All About Steve
The Seeker: The Dark is Rising
The Fantastic Mr. Fox
Juno
The Happening
Wall Street 2: Money Never Sleeps
The Descendants
Night at the Museum: Battle of the Smithsonian
Gulliver’s Travels
I Love You Beth Cooper
Battle for the Planet of the Apes
Date Night
The Watch
Post Grad
Jennifer’s Body
Marmaduke
Baggage Claim
Bride Wars
Gentlemen Broncos
Diary of a Wimpy Kid
X-Men First Class
Amelia
Alvin and the Chipmunks: The Squeakquel
Flicka 2
My Life in Ruins
Mr. Popper’s Penguins
Ice Age: Continental Drift
Water for Elephants
Whip It
We Bought a Zoo
The Sitter
The Chronicles of Narnia: The Voyage of the Dawn Treader
Never Let Me Go
Black Nativity
Parental Guidance
Marley and Me: The Puppy Years
The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel
Love and Other Drugs
Prometheus
Cedar Rapids
The Wolverine
The Big Year
Black Swan
127 Hours
Diary of a Wimpy Kid 2: Rodrick Rules
The Yellow Sea
Conviction
Win Win
The Hidden Face
The Do-Deca-Pentathlon
A Good Day to Die Hard
Trance
Alvin and the Chipmunks: Chipwrecked
Tooth Fairy 2
Stoker
Chronicle
The Three Stooges
Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter
Percy Jackson: Sea of Monsters
Diary of a Wimpy Kid: Dog Days
The East
Glee the 3D Concert Movie
Ruby Sparks
Chasing Mavericks
Hitchcock
The Internship
The Heat
The Counselor
Devil’s Due
Bee Season
Monte Carlo
The A-Team
My Friend Flicka
House on Skull Mountain
Mother, Jugs and Speed
Wizards
Young Frankenstein
The Towering Inferno
The Omen
Suspiria
Alien
Norma Rae
Breaking Away
Nine To Five
Quest For Fire
History of the World Part l
Taps
The Verdict
The Man from Snowy River
All the Right Moves
Hangover Square
Bachelor Party
The Lodger
That Night in Rio
Romancing the Stone
Revenge of the Nerds
Enemy Mine
Sunrise: A Song of Two Humans
Highlander
Cocoon
The Name of the Rose
Doctor and the Devils
The Fly
Jewel of the Nile
Lucas
Commando
How Green was My Valley
Aliens
Big Trouble in Little China
Raising Arizona
We’re Not Married
Black Widow
Predator
Stormy Weather
Princess Bride
Big
Wall Street
Alien Nation
Die Hard
The Scout
How I Got into College
Working Girl
Say Anything
The Abyss
War of the Roses
Weekend at Bernie’s
Miller’s Crossing
Die Hard II – Die Harder
Class Action
Predator II
Edward Scissorhands
Sleeping with the Enemy
Home Alone
Ferngully: The Last Rain Forest
Once Upon a Forest
Barton Fink
Alien 3
Dutch
Night and the City
My Cousin Vinny
Grand Canyon
Last of the Mohicans
Hoffa
Home Alone 2: Lost in New York
The Good Son
Buffy the Vampire Slayer
The Sandlot
The Pagemaster
Rookie of the Year
Robin Hood: Men in Tights
The Beverly Hillbillies
Baby’s Day Out
Mrs. Doubtfire
Airheads
Speed
True Lies
Far from Home: The Adventures of Yellow Dog
Miracle on 34th Street
Nell
Strange Days
A Walk in the Clouds
Die Hard: With a Vengeance
Nine Months
French Kiss
Waiting to Exhale
Broken Arrow
Down Periscope
Stealing Beauty
Independence Day
Anastasia
The Crucible
Courage Under Fire
Romeo and Juliet
That Thing You Do
One Fine Day
Inventing the Abbotts
Jingle All The Way
Ice Storm
The Full Monty
Picture Perfect
Volcano
Titan A.E.
Out to Sea
Great Expectations
Bulworth
Soul Food
Turbo: A Power Rangers Movie
Home Alone III
Doctor Dolittle
The Newton Boys
Hope Floats
The X-Files
The Object of My Affection
A Cool Dry Place
The Thin Red Line
Brokedown Palace
Ever After: Cinderella Story
Entrapment
There’s Something About Mary
Fight Club
Office Space
Ice Age
Drumline
Anywhere But Here
Anna and the King
Lake Placid
Kinsey
Never Been Kissed
Men of Honor
Flicka
X-Men
Planet of the Apes
Cast Away
Minority Report
Bandidas
The Transporter 2
Cheaper by the Dozen
The First $20 Million is Always the Hardest
Just My Luck
Joy Ride
League of Extraordinary Gentlemen
Antwone Fisher
Thief Lord
A Midsummer Night’s Dream
The Hill’s Have Eyes
Date Movie
Babylon A.D.
Firehouse Dog
My Super Ex Girlfriend
Thank You for Smoking
Fast Food Nation
Phat Girlz
Everyone’s Hero
Little Miss Sunshine
Deck the Halls
Jumper
Epic Movie
Turistas
Miracle On 34th Street
The Undying Monster
Taken
Mr. Magorium’s Wonder Emporium
Death Sentence
Once
Waitress
Shutter
City of Ember
Meet the Spartans
Young at Heart
Space Chimps
Slumdog Millionaire
Street Fighter: The Legend of Chun-Li
The Cabinet of Dr. Caligari
Adam
Crazy Heart
My Name is Khan
O Henry’s Full House
Vampires Suck
Big Mommas: Like Father Like Son
What’s Your Number
Snow Flower and the Secret Fan
In Time
Another Earth
The Art of Getting By
The Croods
Lola Versus
Red Tails
Taken 2
Won’t Back Down
The Sessions
Runner, Runner
12 Years a Slave
Turbo
The Way Way Back
Brown Sugar
Stuck on You
Here on Earth
Moulin Rouge
Taxi
Where the Heart Is
X2: X-Men United
In America
Fat Albert
Daredevil
Johnson Family Vacation
Like Mike
Broken Lizard’s Club Dread
Kissing Jessica Stein
28 Days Later
Garfield
Paparazzi
The Dreamers
The Day After Tomorrow
Bend It Like Beckham
Tristan and Isolde
Catch that Kid
Man on Fire
Because of Winn-Dixie
From Justin to Kelly
Welcome to Mooseport
Dodgeball: A True Underdog Story
Thirteen
Elektra
I (Heart) Huckabees
Melinda and Melinda
Napoleon Dynamite
Garden State
Waking Ned Devine
Master and Commander: The Farside of the World
Solaris
Chasing Papi
I Robot
Robots
Dr. Dolittle 2
Phone Booth
Boys Don’t Cry
Down with love
Titus
Dude, Where’s My Car?
Kung Pow: Enter the Fist
High Crimes
The Ringer
Joe Somebody
Le Divorce
Don’t Say a Word
Waking Life
The Runaway Jury
The Girl Next Door
Mr and Mrs Smith
Bringing Up Baby
Stage Door
My Favorite Wife
The Nights of Cabria
Chain Reaction
Knight and Day
Saving Sarah Cain
Garfield Fun Fest
The Prince of Egypt
The Road to El Dorado
Antz
Shrek
Spirit: Stallion of the Cimarron
Chicken Run
Sinbad: Legend of the Seven Seas
Madagascar
The Wallace and Gromit Movie: Curse of the Wererabbit
Over the Hedge
Shrek 2
Shark Tale
Joseph King of Dreams
Puss in Boots
Flushed Away
Madagascar: Escape 2 Africa
Shrek the Third
The Bee Movie
Kung Fu Panda
Monsters vs Aliens
How to Train Your Dragon
Shrek Forever After
Megamind
Kung Fu Panda 2
Madagascar 3: Europe’s Most Wanted
Rise of the Guardians

Curio.ca Platform Updates

Tuesday, March 24, 2015

The Library’s streaming video database Curio.ca, which contains CBC television and audio content, has undergone a complete upgrade. The new version features a comprehensive suite of upgrades based on feedback received from customers.

New features include:

  • Advanced search – The new advanced search allows you to better refine your search based on production year, language, age group, file type, or captioning availability. The basic keyword search still pulls data from fields such as program title, series name, and description.
  • Responsive user interface – Experience fluid viewing, whether using a computer, mobile phone, or tablet.
  • Latest additions & simplified categories – Use the latest additions category, located at the top of the categories menu, to easily locate new content.
  • Expanded curriculum correlations – The new resources section helps you find titles and content suitable for specific courses.
  • New guides section – Easily find all available teacher resource guides.
  • Improved playlists – Creating and managing playlists has improved. Curate your custom collections of audio and video.
  • Account Management – For teachers, the new account section allows you to easily change your age group restrictions and subscribe to the Curio.ca mailing list.

Contact the Library or your liaison librarian with any questions.

Extended Library Hours for Exams

Monday, March 23, 2015

Campus libraries have extended their hours leading up to exams. Please contact your campus library for more information.

Kelowna
Penticton
Salmon Arm
Vernon
Friday, April 10 7:45 a.m. – 10:00 p.m. March 23 – April 25

Mondays – Thursdays:
7:45 a.m. – 9:00 p.m.
Fridays:
7:45 a.m. – 6:30 p.m.
Saturdays:
8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Sundays:
12:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Regular Hours

Mondays – Thursdays: 
8:00 a.m. – 9:00 p.m.
Fridays:
8:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Saturdays: 
8:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Sundays:
12:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.

7:30 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.

Saturday, April 11
9:00 a.m. – 9:00 pm 8:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. (Regular Hours)
 Sunday, April 12 9:00 a.m. – 9:00 p.m. 11:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
 Friday, April 17 7:45 a.m. – 10:00 pm 7:30 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.
 Saturday, April 18 9:00 a.m. – 9:00 p.m. 8:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. (Regular Hours)
 Sunday, April 19 9:00 a.m. – 9:00 p.m. 11:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
 Friday, April 24 7:45 a.m. – 10:00 p.m. 7:30 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.
April 28 –  April 31

7:30 a.m. – 5:30 p.m.


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