Magic Lantern Media Launches New "Access Learning Collections"

2012/11/08

Award Winning Educational Video Content by Subject

Toronto, ON, Nov 6, 2012 – Magic Lantern Media Inc. through its division, Distribution Access, proudly announces AccessLearningCollections.com - Subject-specific visual libraries filled with award-winning educational content.

The ‘Access Learning Collections’ is a series of subject-specific digital video sites, with a web-based subscription service that contains award-winning video content for schools, teachers and students.  Teachers and students can search, stream and download content that has been correlated to provincial curriculum for every grade level and every subject.  Each of the library collections are available to teachers and students 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, accessible from school or from home.

Each of the library collections has subject-specific content that is easy to find as a result of options in searches that include language, country, title, year of production and more.  Curriculum correlations and citations are among the many features associated with each title.  Hundreds of subject titles can be searched through in an instant, and work well on both PC and APPLE platforms. Hand-held devices have also been integrated.

“These new Learning Collections’ provide our customers with the ability to license unique subject collections at a very reasonable cost” says Doug Connolly, President of Magic Lantern Media, adding “quality content grouped in specific subject categories at a low cost puts these resources within reach of individual teachers and schools looking to build their media resources on a subject by subject basis.”

About AccessLearningCollections:

Canada's leading provider of educational media is proud to offer instant on-demand access to 8 different subject categories drawing from 4,500 full length and more than 30,000 clip level educational video learning objects. These web-based collections have award winning content accessible 24 hours a day 7 seven days a week. Educators can search, stream and download content that has been correlated to provincial curriculum.

About Magic Lantern Media Inc.:

Distribution Access and Canamedia recently amalgamated under the name Magic Lantern Media Inc. is a leading Canadian multi-media company integrating distribution, production, television and digital applications serving the education and broadcast industries. 

The company operates from offices in Toronto, Vancouver and Saint John, NB, with over 50 agents and representatives worldwide. 

For further information, please contact us Toll Free at 1.800.665.4121 or by email at: info@distributionaccess.com

Or visit www.magiclanternmedia.com


Access Learning Welcomes Over 10,000 Educational Users from Atlantic Canada

2012/10/05

Saint John NB, Oct 2, 2012 – Access Learning, a leading Canadian online library of educational media resources, welcomes schools in Atlantic Canada previously served by the Bell Aliant Learning Centre.
 
Effective October 1, 2012, Distribution Access and Access Learning, divisions of Magic Lantern Media Inc., have assumed responsibility for the Bell Aliant Learning Centre and educators will be re-directed to Access Learning with its extensive library of video content used by thousands of schools across Canada. In addition to the video titles previously available on the Bell Aliant learning Centre, hundreds of additional titles will now be available with hundreds more being added each year.
 
Free access will continue for Atlantic Canada schools provided for by Bell Aliant until December 31, 2012 along with special reduced subscription fees for schools in the region that subscribe to the service before the end of December 2012.
 
More quality video content, correlated to curriculum, with easy to use functionality and with an extensive collection of Canadian produced titles, Access Learning has fast become the choice of educational institutions across Canada now available to more than 1.5 million students.
 
About Access Learning:
Canada's leading provider of educational media is proud to offer instant on-demand access to over 3,500 full length and 20,000 clip level educational video programs. This web based program has award winning content accessible 24 hours a day 7 seven days a week. Educators can search, stream and download content that has been correlated to provincial curriculum.
 
About Magic Lantern Media Inc.:
Distribution Access and Canamedia recently amalgamated under the name Magic Lantern Media, MLM is a leading Canadian multi-media company integrating distribution, production, television and digital applications serving the education and the broadcast industries. 
 
The company operates from offices in Toronto, Vancouver and Saint John, NB, with over 50 agents and representatives worldwide. 
 
For further information, please contact us Toll Free at 1.800.665.4121 or by email at: info@distributionaccess.com


Magic Lantern Media Inc. Significantly Strengthens its Educational Libraries

2012/07/11

Toronto, July 11, 2012 – Magic Lantern Media Inc. is pleased to add more than 100 titles to its Distribution Access library of resources offered to schools, including superb new content from Disney Educational Productions, Video Education Australasia (VEA), Cerebellum, Discovery and an exceptional new collection of documentaries from independent producers worldwide.

The content acquired includes new award winning programs from Disney with the “Safety Smarts series with Timone and Pumba” and the “Bill Nye Safety Series”. New titles from Cerebellum, over 25 new titles from Discovery, and 59 titles from VEA are included in the new slate of releases. In addition, titles from Magic Lantern Media Inc.’s subsidiary, Canamedia, have also been chosen based on their relevance to Canadian curriculum.

“These acquisitions emphasize a growing collection of strong educational resources for our DVD and digital file customers and strengthens the value for our www.AccessLearning.com streaming subscribers” says Doug Connolly, President of Magic Lantern Media Inc. adding, “we are especially proud of representing these great producers with so many new releases that keep our libraries the most current available in education today.”

Senior Vice President Bill McGowan adds “Maintaining great relationships with producers of award-winning content and ensuring their products become part of our growing library to better serve our educational customers, is the mainstay of our business. Our customers expect the best from our libraries, and such acquisitions strengthen our overall product offering.”

About Magic Lantern Media Inc.:
Distribution Access and Canamedia, recently amalgamated under the name Magic Lantern Media, is a leading Canadian multi-media company, integrating distribution, production, television and digital applications serving the education and the broadcast industries.

The company operates from offices in Toronto, Vancouver and Saint John, NB, with over 50 agents and representatives worldwide.

For further information, please contact us Toll Free at 1.800.665.4121 begin_of_the_skype_highlighting FREE 1.800.665.4121 end_of_the_skype_highlighting or by email at:info@distributionaccess.com