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Booking Films for Classroom Showing

Requests for classroom film bookings may be done in one of three ways: **

  1. Use the online request form (preferred method)
  2. Send requests by email:
  3. Make requests by telephone: 778.782.3116

** Film bookings should be placed at least two weeks in advance of the show date. We may not be able to fill requests made less than one week in advance of the show date.


Films may be picked up from the Bennett Library Checkout Counter (Loans desk) or they can be sent to the CTA (Classroom Technology Assistance) office in either the AQ or WMX. If required, equipment can be booked by Media Booking staff.

Please include the time, date and location of your classroom showing when sending your booking information.

Bennett Reserves:
Requests for items to be put on reserve for your class in the Bennett Library Reserves area can be sent to Bennett Reserves is located beside the checkout desk on the third floor (main floor) of the Bennett Library.

For bookings at the SFU Vancouver campus, films will be delivered to the classroom with required equipment. If films are needed for preview, arrangements can be made for pick up at Belzberg Library - please indicate when booking. Instructors are responsible for returning items to Belzberg Library after use.

Belzberg Reserves:
Reserves for classes at the SFU Vancouver campus are kept at Belzberg Library. To place a film on course reserve at Belzberg, please complete an online reserve request form or contact Reserves at the SFU Burnaby campus.

At Surrey Campus, pick up videos and DVDs from the Surrey Library.  All classrooms are equipped with VCRs and computers with DVD players.

Surrey Reserves:
Reserves for classes at Surrey are held in the Surrey Library. Send requests to