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SWANK Motion Pictures

SWANK Motion Pictures 

CSUMB Library offers access to Swank Digital Campus, a streaming movie collection easily accessible on and off campus for students, faculty, and staff. Swank provides a platform for streaming the most-requested feature films that support course curriculums. CSUMB campus community can stream over 1,000 major motion pictures by logging in via the library’s website. 

Films in the top 1,000 Collection are available through June 30, 2025. 

La Biblioteca CSUMB ofrece acceso a Swank Digital Campus, una colección de películas en que estudiantes, profesores y personal pueden acceder dentro y fuera del campus universitario. Swank proporciona una plataforma para la transmisión de los largometrajes más solicitados para apoyo curricular. Estudiantes, facultad y el personal pueden transmitir más de 1,000 películas importantes en la plataforma, simplemente iniciando sesión a través del sitio web de la biblioteca.

Las películas de la colección top 1,000 están disponibles hasta el 30 de Junio de 2025.

Creating A SWANK Account: Faculty, Staff & Students


How do I create a SWANK account?

Option 1:

  • Step 1: Go to CSUMB Video, Audio, & Images 
  • Step 2: Select SWANK 
  • Step 3: Login to CSUMB with your OtterID and password 
  • Step 4: Select Student or Instructor
  • Step 5: Follow the steps to create an account
  • Step 6: Verify email account 

Option 2:                 

  • Step 1: Use the direct link: SWANK 
  • Step 2: Select Student or Instructor 
  • Step 3: Follow the steps to create an account 
  • Step 4: Verify email account 


*Note: Your SWANK account must be linked to your CSUMB email. 

Requesting Films: Faculty & Staff

Requesting Films 

*Who can request titles? CSUMB faculty and staff. If the film requested is a featured film the request must be sent to the SWANK Administrator at CSUMB Library.  

* CSUMB Library does not have unlimited licenses for films. 

 How can I request a film?

  • Step 1: Sign in to SWANK
  • Step 2: After performing any search, movies identified with a “Request” button are those not currently licensed for your school
  • Step 3: Click Request 
  • Step 4: Fill in the fields displayed, then click Send 
    • You will receive an email confirming your request; once approved by the CSUMB Library SWANK Administrator, you will be notified via email when the title is available in the Content Catalog