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Streaming videos

We have several sources for streaming videos that can be shown in class or assigned for viewing by students anywhere. Some of these include:

Ambrose Video

    Ambrose Video
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Ambrose Video

Ambrose provides streaming documentary/educational videos in the humanities, social sciences, and sciences. Videos require Flash. 

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American History in Video from Alexander Street Press

    Alexander Street Press videos
This resource is restricted to Virginia Tech users only Sponsored by VIVA, the Virtual Library of Virginia

American History in Video from Alexander Street Press

American History in Video provides streaming Flash videos covering American history, most with transcripts. It includes programs from the History Channel, A&E, and Biography Channel, plus documentaries, newsreels, and archival footage. Users who establish profiles can create playlists of videos and video clips with persistent URLs to include in course pages. Video coverage from 1492 to late 20th century.  

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Films on Demand

    Films on Demand
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Films on Demand

Films of Demand provides streaming videos on social science and life science topics. The videos use Flash for desktop computers and HTML5-compatible media for mobile devices. Streaming rights expire for content on this platform; see the Addison record for the individual films for expiration dates.  

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Henry Stewart Talks

    Henry Stewart Talks
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Henry Stewart Talks

Henry Stewart Talks provides access to over 1,500 online seminar-style talks for biochemistry, cancer, neurobiology, genetics, and more. Each seminar talk includes options for linking or embedding, as a whole talk, or as one or more customized segments based on start/end times. 

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Met Opera on Demand

    Met Opera
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Met Opera on Demand

Met Opera on Demand provides streaming video of over 500 Met performances, each with subtitles in English and other languages. You can search by opera, singer, composer, or conductor. P  

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PBS Streaming Video Collection

    PBS Video Database
This resource is restricted to Virginia Tech users only Sponsored by VIVA, the Virtual Library of Virginia

PBS Streaming Video Collection

This collection of streaming videos is the digital counterpart to our VHS collection of PBS shows. Complete list of titles. The collection covers a broad range of disciplines in the humanities, arts, social sciences and sciences, but is particularly strong in American history and American studies.  

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PsycTHERAPY from APA PsycNet

    PsycNET from APA
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PsycTHERAPY from APA PsycNet

PsycTHERAPY provides unscripted videos of  therapy sessions, with searchable transcripts and the ability to create playlists.

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Routledge Performance Archive

    Routledge Performance Archive
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Routledge Performance Archive

Routledge Performance Archive provides streaming audio-visual materials of theatrical performances, with annotations from The Routledge Companion to Theatre and Performance and practitioner biographies. Limited to   concurrent user.

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World Cinema Video Collection from Films on Demand

    Films on Demand
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World Cinema Video Collection from Films on Demand

This database is on trial through March 25, 2015. Films on Demand offers almost 400 streaming videos of movies from around the world: Europe, Asia, Africa, the Middle East, and Latin America. Please provide feedback on this database.

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