Streaming Video Collections

American History in Video – Alexander Street Press
Provides more than 7,500 titles of streaming video from commercial and governmental newsreels, archival footage, public affairs footage, and important documentaries from producers such as The History Channel and PBS. Historical coverage ranges from early American history to contemporary events.

C-SPAN Video Library  – Internet Resource
A searchable, comprehensive video archive of governmental and political content, which includes not only legislative proceedings, but also interviews.

Filmmakers Library Online – Alexander Street Press
Includes more than 1,000 award-winning documentaries and independent films from around the world 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.

Films on Demand – Films Media Group
The Health & Medicine collection is a web-based streaming video database of about 1,000 educational videos for the health sciences.  The Producers collection is a general interest collection that contains material on many subjects from a wide range of producers, including NOVA, PBS, BBC and Ted Talks.

Health and Society in Video – Alexander Street Press
Online collection of nearly 300 streaming videos focusing on health issues and their impact on society, including hundreds of premium documentaries, profiles, reports and interviews.

Nursing Education in Video – Alexander Street Press
Online collection of more than 300 videos created specifically for the education and training of nurses, nursing assistants and other health care workers. All videos have been created with the guidance of the Medcom-Trainex advisory board, and are regularly reviewed for accuracy, currency, and compliance with U.S. federal regulations from agencies such as OSHA and CMS.

Rehabilitation Therapy in Video – Alexander Street Press
Online collection of more than 750 hours of streaming video focused on the study of occupational therapy, physical/physiotherapy and speech-language pathology, including explanations of the underlying anatomical and neurological issues in specific patient populations and demonstrations of effective techniques and methods for their treatment.

World History in Video – Alexander Street Press
Online collection of more than 1,750 critically acclaimed documentaries from filmmakers worldwide on human history from the earliest civilizations to the late 20th century covering Africa and the Americas, Asia, Europe, the Middle East and Oceania.