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Last Updated: Jul 11, 2014 URL: Print Guide
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Faculty Resources


Find videos on our library shelves



Explore streaming video collections for 24/7 access.

  • Films on Demand  Icon
    Streaming video collection of high-quality educational titles on many subjects that can be viewed anytime, anywhere. Special features allow users to bookmark clips and share playlists.

General | All Subjects

  • Library of Congress Podcasts
    Podcasts from the Library of Congress discussing some of their treasures (includes special guests).
  • Open Culture  
    Free educational media-including videos, podcasts, online courses and more.
  • PBS Series Now Online!  
    View PBS programs from many different series including Art 21, American Experience, NOVA, Frontline, Nature, Online NewsHour, P.O.V. and many more!

Current Affairs | News | Social Issues

Lectures | Research

  • Academic Earth  
    Courses and lectures from leading scholars.
  • Open Yale Courses
    Complete video course by Yale instructors. Syllabus and assignments provided. Sample subjects include History, Philosophy, Political Science, Music, and Astronomy.
  • TED: Ideas Worth Spreading
    Over 1500 talks, with topics including: technology, entertainment, design, business, science, and global issues.

Allied Health

  • Khan Academy: Healthcare and Medicine
    Introductory information to the complexity of the medical world. Topics include: the heart, lungs, blood, fetal circulation, the healthcare system among others.
  • Medline Plus Anatomy Videos
    A service provided by the National Library of Medicine, these animated videos show the anatomy of body parts and organ systems and how diseases and conditions affect them.
  • ProQuest Family Health Videos  Icon
    INTELECOM Health Video Collection provided through ProQuest.
  • Stanford Health Video Library
    The Stanford Health Video Library programs feature prominent doctors presenting the latest health research. Free on iTunes.
  • Wellcome Film Library
    The Wellcome Library's Moving Image and Sound Collection features 800 films, videos and audio materials online relating to 20th century healthcare and welfare.

Creative Arts

  • AIGA
    A range of resources from the professional organization for design. Filter by format to view their selection of videos.
  • Films on Demand: Photography  Icon
    Topics include the art of photography, the elements & language of photography and the history of photography.
  • PBS Videos: Graphic Design
    Videos by PBS covering topics including graphic design's impact on society and technology.

Business | Informational Technologies

  • Films on Demand: Business and Economics  Icon
    Films on Demand's Business and Economics section. Includes business education, business technology, economics, ethics, business law, financing, marketing and management.
  • Films on Demand: Computer Science  Icon
    Collection includes topics such as Artificial Intelligence, Database Management Systems & IT, Graphics, Games & Human Computer Interaction, Hardware & Architecture, Programming and Software.
  • Films on Demand: Technology and Society  Icon
    Collection covers the history and impact of technology on society. Careers in technology are also explored.
  • Khan Academy: Microeconomics
    Covers introductory economics topics. Some topics include elasticity, scarcity, forms of competition and game theory.

Psychology | Human Development

Science | Mathematics

Social Sciences


  • Films on Demand: Art & Architecture  Icon
    Some topics include: Drawing & Painting, Graphics and Design, Sculpture, Installation & Crafts, Architecture, Art History and Photography.
  • Films on Demand: Music and Dance  Icon
    Collection includes world music, music appreciation and music history. Also includes videos for choreography, performance and general dance.
    Videos on American roots culture available to watch free online. Includes guides and other related materials.
  • Philosophical Installations
    Over 1500 philosophy videos all in one place. Free for non-commercial use from University of Oregon.

Audio | Music

Find music and audio on our library shelves



Explore streaming audio collections for 24/7 access.

  • Internet Archive: Audio
    Free digital recordings ranging from alternative news programming, to Grateful Dead concerts, to Old Time Radio shows, to book and poetry readings.
  • Music Online  Icon
    Streaming audio in Contemporary World Music, American Song and Jazz genres. Searchable by artist, album, genre, country and more.
  • National Jukebox
    Historical sound recordings issued on record labels now owned by Sony Music Entertainment, which has granted the Library of Congress a gratis license to stream acoustical recordings.

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