Publisher Support for Video

Technical Specifications

Preferred File Formats:

Accepted video formats (in order of preference): 

  • MP4
  • avi
  • flv
  • m4v
  • mov
  • mpeg
  • rm
  • wmv 

Accepted transcript file formats:

  • txt Plain text (preferred), UTF-8 encoded
  • csv

Preferred Delivery Methods:

  • API, RSS, or other web services (preferred)
  • FTP
  • Hard Drive Shipment

Preferred Metadata:

Two formats accepted:

  • XML or other standard structured file (strongly preferred)
  • EBSCO's Video Metadata Template (this can be obtained from your Publisher Support Representative)

Please see the Submission Guidelines for Videos for additional details.

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