What is MyC-SPAN?

Creating a MyC-SPAN Account is free and provides the following benefits:

  • Bookmarks: Click the bookmark icon to follow C-SPAN content and save it to your profile page.
  • Clips: Creating a clip with a MyC-SPAN Account saves the clip to your profile page for easy access.
  • Popular User Clips: Saved user clips can appear on the c-span.org home page.
  • Email Notifications: Subscribe to email notifications to receive C-SPAN programming schedules and updates about bookmarked content.
  • Video Recommendations: View recommended programs based on your bookmarked content.
  • Free Downloads: Download and save congressional and governmental videos for free (applies only to low bit rate videos).


Create a MyC-SPAN Account

  • Usernames can only contain letters and numbers.
    The username and email address cannot be the same.
  • Passwords are case-sensitive.
    Choose a password that's at least 8 characters.
    Choose a password that includes 3 of these 4 character types:
    - lower-case letters
    - upper-case letters
    - numbers
    - special characters: ! " $ % & # @ ^ * ( ) . - _ + = ~ `
    Passwords cannot contain more than 2 consecutive identical characters.