Video recordings (DVDs, films, etc.)
American black journal
Recognizing the unique historical value of the 40 year run of the series now known as American Black Journal, Detroit Public Television (DPTV) has worked
with Michigan State University (MSU) to develop a $1.4 million plan to catalog, preserve, and provide broad public access to the entire corpus of the shows.
Paley Center for Media iCollection for Colleges
Watch and listen to 15,000+ programs (streaming video) from the Paley Center's collection. Find programs by title, air date, cast, commercials, or detailed
summary information. Access selections from the Center's Special Collections such as "The Johnny Carson Collection" and "The 9/11 Collection." Access info: Requires Net ID and Password.
Silent film online
Brings together films which together represent the basis of modern cinematic technique and film theory. The database covers silent features, serials, and
shorts from the 1890s to the 1930s.
Television news archive
Coverage: 1968- (ABC, CBS, NBC); 1995- (CNN); 2004- (FoxNews)
Searchable archive of abstracts of news broadcasts from 1968 to present (ABC, CBS, NBC), 1995 to present (CNN), selected content from PBS and FOX News.
Selected online video content from CNN and NBC viewable with RealPlayer. Descriptive summaries of the Vanderbilt University collection of network television news programs and other news-related programming collected in its archive since August 5, 1968. Loan copies of videotapes in 3/4 inch U-matic & 1/2 inch VHS. format are available for a fee from the Archive.
Theatre in video
Contains performances of the world's leading plays and film documentaries on the subject of theater in streaming video. Includes dozens of BBC Shakespeare
productions. Some plays presented in multiple productions exemplifying various interpretations of the text, and technical and cultural differences among the presentations. Usage info: Licensed for 3 simultaneous users.