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About ClickView


ClickView provides access to thousands of videos for higher and further education. 

Titles from Australian free-to-air and commercial channels from this resource that are required for teaching and learning should be accessible from an embedded link in iLearn. Titles within this resource have been communicated under the Statutory Licence pursuant to s113P(2) of the Copyright Act 1968 for the educational purposes of the University. Use is for teaching and learning purposes only.

Accessing and using ClickView

Log on to ClickView using your Macquarie email address to access Australian commercial and free-to-air content required for teaching and learning. After logging on, you will be directed to the Macquarie authentication page. Enter your OneID and password and you will be taken to the ClickView dashboard. See the 'Key features for staff' and 'Embedding videos in iLearn' tabs for more information. 

  • Use the 'Dashboard' to search titles held by ClickView
  • To save a title for later viewing and editing
    • Select the required video
    • Select the '+ Add to playlist' button directly beneath the video player
    • Select the 'Playlists' tab in the menu bar
    • NB. You may need to request a desired video if it has not already been added to Macquarie's list of available titles 
  • You can also create a clip of a video for embedding in iLearn. To do so:
    • Choose a title in your Playlist
    • Select the 'Options' button to the right of the relevant video 
    • Select 'Create a clip' from the drop-down menu
    • Enter a title for the clip and a relevant description
    • Enter the desired start and end points
    • Select the 'Create a clip' button
    • The new clip will automatically be saved in the 'Clips' folder under the 'Workspace' tab for you to share with your students. See the following tab for further instructions

To embed a clip within iLearn:

  • Go to your Playlist on ClickView and choose a title
  • Use the 'Share' button in the top right-hand corner
  • Copy the embed code
  • Log into iLearn, turn on editing and navigate to the required section. Select 'Add an Activity' or 'Resource' (e.g., 'Page')
  • Select the 'Toolbar Toggle' Toolbar toggle icon > Select the 'Edit HTML source' button Edit HTML source icon 
  • Paste in your code (copied from the embed function) and click 'Update'
  • Click on 'Save and return to Unit'

The ClickView mobile app enables teaching staff to search, save, download, and share content while travelling or working remotely. It is free and compatible with iOS and Android devices. 

  Visit the App Store to download and install the app onto iPads, iPhones, and iPod Touches with iOS v12+, Macs with macOS 11.0 and M1 chips or later, and Apple TV with tvOS 9.1 or later.

 Visit Google Play to download and install the app onto tablets and smartphones with Android 7 or later.


Students have access to specific educational content in ClickView via iLearn depending on their chosen courses. Student access is managed by Macquarie course coordinators. Direct access to ClickView is restricted to academic and library staff. For further information, contact: