What are the advantages of using Columbia Learn's YouTube channel?

Columbia Learn’s YouTube channel offers a more robust set of features than regular YouTube channels, including:

- Provides a simple, easy to use platform so that you can host videos within course environments or academic websites.

- Allows Columbia faculty to post videos longer than 15 minutes, including full course lectures, events, or other long form videos.

- Captions are added automatically to videos, which can also be translated automatically into any language.

- Tagging features allow faculty to categorize specific video clips and annotations can also be added to videos.

- All content on Columbia Learn's YouTube channel is searchable from within YouTube's EDU portal, alongside dozens of higher education institutions.

ColumbiaLearn on YouTube

  1. Are comments monitored on Columbia Learn's YouTube videos?
  2. Can Columbia Learn's YouTube channel be used for non-course purposes?
  3. Can I apply a Creative Commons license to videos that I post on YouTube?
  4. Can I submit a video to the Columbia Learn YouTube channel through my department or by myself?
  5. Can my department maintain its own YouTube channel?
  6. Can videos be made private on YouTube?
  7. Do I need to get release forms from the people who appear in my video?
  8. Do other universities use YouTube?
  9. Do videos on Columbia Learn's YouTube channel contain ads?
  10. Do videos on Columbia Learn's YouTube channel need to be branded?
  11. How do I get my event recordings up on Columbia Learn's YouTube channel?
  12. How do I get my videos up on YouTube?
  13. How do I see all my videos? Can all the videos that I submit to the Columbia Learn YouTube channel be grouped together?
  14. How long after I submit my video can expect to see it on the Columbia Learn YouTube channel?
  15. How long will my video stay on Columbia Learn's YouTube channel?
  16. Is there a limit to how many videos I can submit?
  17. Is there a review or approval process before my video gets added to the site? If so, what is it and who does this?
  18. Once my video is on Columbia Learn's YouTube channel, am I allowed to post it in other places (e.g., my departmental web site)?
  19. What are the advantages of using Columbia Learn's YouTube channel?
  20. What is the policy for removing videos from Columbia Learn's YouTube channel?
  21. What kind of features does Columbia Learn's YouTube channel have?
  22. Who holds the copyright to the video uploaded to the Columbia Learn YouTube channel: me or Columbia University?

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