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About ERA A+V

ERA A+V is the University of Alberta Libraries media streaming repository service. ERA A+V provides access to audiovisual materials in support of teaching, learning, and research at the University of Alberta. For more information on the technology behind ERA A+V see Technology and Partnerships.

Key features include:

  • Powerful multimedia file conversion and deposit
  • Search and discovery functionality
  • CCID protection of files
  • Individualized access to files (i.e. single user or group of users)
  • Tools for making playlists and the ability to easily embed content into websites
  • Support for standards-based metadata and persistent links
  • The ability to add captions to videos