Captioning Self-Service

Captions provide access to users who are deaf or hard of hearing, by displaying spoken content as text on or below the video screen. Sacramento State's Captioning Self-Service is available to faculty and staff that need to caption a video.

Need Assistance?

Schedule an appointment to meet with a Captioning Student Staff by contacting the Technology Learning Center.

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The best method for captioning a video is to upload the video to Mediasite and then submit it for captioning. Instructions can be found in the:

Uploading Existing Videos to Mediasite Article, and

Captioning Mediasite Videos Article

If you would like to caption video for YouTube or Vimeo, please fill out the Video Captioning Request Form. Or visit the Academic Technology Center (enter through AIRC 2005) to fill out a request form in person. Please note that we do not provide support for Prezi or Real Media files.


Converting VHS or DVD to MP4

If you need to convert any of your files from VHS or DVD to MP4 or other digital formats, please contact:

Creative Services Unit
Lib-15 (South)