Streaming Video Collections
American History in Video provides the largest and richest
collection of video available online for the study of American history, with
2,000 hours and more than 5,000 titles on completion. The collection allows
students and researchers to analyze historical events, and their presentation
over time, through commercial and governmental newsreels, archival footage,
public affairs footage, and important documentaries.
Streamed productions of all 37 Shakespearean
plays, originally produced by the British Broadcasting Company. These are
traditional interpretations of the plays set in either Shakespeare's time or in
the period of the events depicted. These versions have been enhanced for high
definition online streaming and are available to view with captioning.
Counseling and Therapy in Video provides the
largest and richest online collection of video available for the study of social
work, psychotherapy, psychology, and psychiatric counseling. The collection's
wealth of video and multiplicity of perspectives allow students and scholars to
see, experience, and study counseling in ways never before possible.
Streaming video collection of dance performances including ballet,
tap, jazz, contemporary, experimental, improvisational as well as forerunners of
the forms and pioneers of modern concert dance. Browse by genre, performer,
choreographer, company, role, ensemble, and venue.
Education in Video is the first online collection of streaming
video developed specifically for training and developing teachers. Upon
completion, the collection will contain more than 1,000 video titles totaling
750 hours of teaching demonstrations, lectures, documentaries, and
primary-source footage of students and teachers in actual classrooms. It will
give education faculty, students, and in-service teachers a single source for
the best research-based professional development video resources available.
Comprehensive resource for the study of human culture and
behavior over 750 hours and 1,000 films at completion. The collection covers
every region of the world, and includes interviews, previously unreleased raw
footage, field notes, study guides, and more. All videos and transcripts have
been indexed and are fully searchable and browsable.
Filmakers Library Online is a multidisciplinary collection
of well known documentaries already heavily used in humanities and social
science classrooms. The coverage is topical, contemporary, and
cross-disciplinary, specializing in studies of race and gender, human rights,
globalization, multiculturalism, international relations, criminal justice, and
the environment. The collection includes bioethics, health, political science
and current events, psychology, arts, literature, and more. Additionally, titles
in Filmakers Library Online present international points of view of both
historical and current experiences from diverse cultures and traditions
Streaming video service of almost 2,000 full length videos of
high-quality educational titles. Subject sets featured are: technical education,
families & consumers, careers & jobs, guidance & counseling. This
collection also includes thousands of video clips and a collection of archival
films & newsreels. Special features allow users the ability to organize and
bookmark clips, create and share playlists; most videos available with
closed-captioning and interactive transcripts; may be viewed through most mobile
Streaming video service of
almost 12,000 full length videos of high-quality educational titles. Subject
sets featured are: business & economics, humanities & social sciences,
science & mathematics, health & medicine. This collection also includes
thousands of video clips and a collection of archival films & newsreels.
Special features allow users the ability to organize and bookmark clips, create
and share playlists; most videos available with closed-captioning and
interactive transcripts; may be viewed through most mobile devices
LGBT Studies in Video is a cinematic survey of the
lives of lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender people as well as the cultural
and political evolution of the LGBT community. This first-of-its-kind collection
features award-winning documentaries, interviews, archival footage, and select
feature films exploring LGBT history, gay culture and subcultures, civil rights,
marriage equality, LGBT families, AIDS, transgender issues, religious
perspectives on homosexuality, global comparative experiences, and other topics.
One of our primary partners for this collection is Frameline, a nonprofit media
organization that produces the San Francisco International LGBT Film Festival,
the oldest film festival devoted to lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender
programming currently in existence. May be viewed through most mobile devices.
Streaming video library of classical music performances,
opera, ballet, live concerts, and documentaries. Currently contains over 530
full-length videos.(5 simultaneous user limit)
Provides streaming access to 40 full opera performances, most of
which were originally released on the ArtHaus Musik label. A wide range of
historical periods and styles is represented, and most of the operas included
are considered standard repertoire.
Streaming video collection of plays and
documentaries. Includes "world's most important plays", live television
broadcasts of New York productions in the 50s, contemporary revivals of classic
works and experimental performances from the 60s and 70s and multiple
productions of some plays.
World History in Video is a wide-ranging collection of
critically acclaimed documentaries that allow students and researchers to
explore human history from the earliest civilizations to the late twentieth
century. The video content offered here is truly global in scope, covering
Africa and the Americas, Asia, Europe, the Middle East, and Oceania. Upon
completion, the collection will contain 1,000 hours of streaming video that
offers access to more than 1,750 important, critically acclaimed documentaries
from filmmakers worldwide.