Multimedia Resources


(1) Videos and films available online via the Meriam Library
--Ambrose Videos- Collection of over 1200 streaming video clips and programs, including award-winning materials in social studies, literature, fine arts, and the sciences

--Nursing education in video from Alexander Street Press

(2) Videos and films available on the 2nd floor of the Meriam Library
The library has over 7037 videos/dvds, so they are too numerous to list. To search for videos and films, select "DVDs/Videos in the right drop down menu of the library catalog search page and then conduct your search, or  go to the Advanced Search screen in our library catalog, enter keywords for your topic. Next, under Material Type select "Videos/DVDs." Then submit your search.

(3) Free and "open" videos
ee the Digital Media Bank

(4) Commercial videos
ee the Digital Media Bank 

(5) Other:
The University of Minnesota Library has compiled an extensive list of Open Videos Collection Websites

Search Engines

(1) Google's advanced  Video Search enter .edu or .gov in the domain box to limit your results for those areas

(2) YouTube has an Education tab

(3) Creative Commons offers a YouTube search feature and

(4) Bing Video Type your topic AND domain:edu; also consider domain:gov.  (Be sure to include AND in capital letters.)

(5) TV specific videos are available on blibkx

(6) A list of education video sites from RefSeek

(7) also has a video search feature

(8) Creative Commons licensed videos on Vimeo

(9) Fagan Finder- not so academic but interesting lists

(10) More search engines listed in the DMB

How to

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