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Provides a wide range of multidisciplinary streaming video content. Subjects include science, fine arts, literature, religion, minority studies, U.S. history and world history. Instructor guides, quizzes and timelines are available for some programs. Closed captions are searchable. Public performance rights are included.
High quality academic films from BroadwayHD, Milestone Films, and Sony Pictures Classics. More than 30 subcollections including Dance, Drama, History, Music, and Theatre.
Coverage dates: 1900s to present.
FoD is a growing repository of on-demand video for multiple subject disciplines. Content is from sources such as Films for the Humanities and Sciences, PBS, History Channel, National Geographic, TED and television networks such as BBC and CBC. Embedding or linking to videos is possible and transcripts are available.

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Watch, listen and read through the catalog of television, web radio, and print ads, as well as individual case studies of high profile works. Ads are sourced from the 36 leading and most respected international award shows and over 20,000 agencies worldwide.
Coverage dates: 1998 to present.
Streaming historical documentary films from PBS and the History Channel as well as original newsreels from 1929-1967.
Coverage dates: 16th century - 1990s.
Streaming videos of all 37 of Shakespeare's plays. These productions feature some of Britain's most distinguished theatrical talent.
Coverage dates: Late 16th - early 17th century.
Collection of primary and secondary sources that record and illuminate the Black experience, from ancient Africa through modern times. Includes dissertations and video of history makers.
Coverage dates: 1600- present.
Fully searchable collection of authoritative references that provide timely, relevant and trustworthy information. Includes both short and book-length articles on every subject. Search results can come from two encyclopedias, a media database, magazine articles, websites, audio and video sources.
Provides a large and rich collection of videos for the study of counseling, social work, psychotherapy, psychology and psychiatric counseling. Study, observe, and experience a wide variety of different therapy and counseling methods and approaches as practiced by experts in their field.
Dance in Video highlights many forms and styles of dance through hundreds of performance, documentary, interview and instructional videos. Up-and-coming as well as leading companies and individuals are featured. Linking, embedding and playlists are possible. Transcripts are available for many videos.
Coverage dates: 20th century.
Includes videos of plays and productions, videos and writings concerning practice and practitioners, and essays and writings concerning theory and criticism. Materials come from collaboration with over 50 world-class theatre companies, industry associations, practitioners, teachers, examination boards, and scholars.
Coverage dates: Varies.
A digital archive of ethnographic field videos.
Provides award-winning documentaries with relevance across the curriculum--race and gender studies, human rights, globalization and global studies, multiculturalism, international relations, criminal justice, the environment, bioethics, health, political science and current events, psychology, arts, literature, and more.
Offers full-text access to journals Seminars in Hearing and Seminars in Speech and Language; 45 premier audiology and speech-language pathology e-books; over 160 clinical cases with review questions and answers; and 5,000+ images with legends and 100 videos.
Coverage dates: 2000 - present, Varies by media.
Streaming video or audio of full-length Metropolitan Opera performances including HD theater transmissions, classic telecasts and early radio broadcasts. Included English synopsis and subtitles.
Coverage dates: 1936 - present.
Streaming video of classical music containing approximately 1500 performances and master classes. Includes orchestral, chamber, oratorio and solo performances as well as master classes and interviews with world-renowned master teachers.
Coverage dates: Renaissance - Current.
Streaming video of 250 opera performances as well as interviews and documentaries about opera. Selections represent the world's best in opera, chosen based on importance to the operatic canon.
Coverage dates: Baroque - 20th century.
high definition streaming video of world-class productions and unique archival material offering significant insight into theatre and performance studies. "The very best of British Theatre"
Coverage dates: 20th century.
Nursing Education in Video is an online collection of videos created specifically for the education and training of nurses, nursing assistants, and other healthcare workers. The videos in this collection have been created by Medcom-Trainex.
Coverage dates: Current.
Paley Center Seminars is an online video archive of the acclaimed seminar series held by The Paley Center for Media in New York and Los Angeles. The seminars feature the leading names in media discussing the creative process, contemporary issues in production, and the impact of the media on society.
Coverage dates: Current.
These videos cover all major drug classes and include: mechanism of action, key pharmacokinetics, major therapeutic uses, and common and serious adverse effects. Incorporates relevant physiology, pathophysiology and biochemistry.
Rock and roll, counterculture, peace and protest.
Coverage dates: 1950-1975.
An online course to prepare new Americans for the civics, reading, and writing parts of the USCIS Naturalization Test. Includes 100 instructional videos in both English and Spanish.
Safari Books Online's on-demand digital library provides access to over 40,000 technology books and videos from leading publishers.
Coverage dates: 1972-Current.
SAGE Research Methods Video contains more than 125 hours of video, including tutorials, case study videos, expert interviews, and more, covering the entire research methods and statistics curriculum. The videos can help to bring methods to life: instead of reading about how to conduct a focus group, students can watch one in action. Through these videos, 60% of which are exclusive to SAGE, students can find extra help and support to guide them through every step of their research project and succeed in their research methods course.
Access articles, books, and videos for small business and entrepreneurial topics. Provides information on business basics, industry information by small business type, start-up kits and business plans, and more.
Coverage dates: 1986-Current.
Access nonpartisan, international news, intelligence reports, analysis, and more. Topics include economics and finance, energy, military, politics, terrorism/security, and more. Videos, maps, and articles available.
Coverage dates: Current.
Theatre in Video contains more than 250 definitive performances of the world's leading plays, together with more than 100 film documentaries, online in streaming video - more than 500 hours in all. This release contains 279 titles, representing hundreds of leading playwrights, actors and directors.
Coverage dates: 1936 - 2005.
Provides intelligence solutions for students, faculty, and staff in advertising, marketing, and mass communications. Contains advertising and marketing cases, industry news and profiles, and streaming video from advertising campaigns.
Coverage dates: 1980 to present.
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