Online Video

Diversify your online viewing. Access our InstantFlix subscription with your Library Card, and check out our recommended websites. 

Library Databases 


Stream an amazing collection of movies and documentaries. You can also learn new skills with the Great Courses. Users have access to 4 plays per month.

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Download the app: iOS | Android

Access Information: Licensed for West Vancouver residents only



IndieFlix (formerly InstantFlix) has streaming video of award-winning shorts, feature films, documentaries and selections from Sundance, Cannes and other film festivals. There is a selection of films in other languages including Chinese, Filipino, French, German, Italian, Spanish, Japanese, Korean, Spanish and more. Some content may not be suitable for all audiences. Parents or caregivers are responsible for children’s use of InstantFlix. 

IOS App 
Android App
New to IndieFlix? View a tutorial.

Access Information: Licensed for West Vancouver residents only



Naxos Video Library

This streaming video library offers classical music performances, opera, ballet, live concerts and documentaries. Watch the world's greatest opera houses, ballet companies, orchestras and artists perform. Not compatible with mobile devices.

 Recommended Websites

British Pathé on Youtube

Newsreel footage from around the globe covering major events, famous faces, fashion trends, travel, science and culture from1896 to 1976.


CBC Docs

View and preview documentaries from CBC TV, as well as web exclusives.


Internet Archives - Movies

Full-length feature films, classic shorts, documentaries, World War II propaganda and more; many are available for free download.