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Ambrose Video
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Streaming documentary series, mostly history and current events, and BBC Shakespeare plays.
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American Memory
Large collection of reproductions of primary source material from U.S. Library of Congress: pictures, pamphlets and recordings. Earliest dates from 1400s.
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AP Images
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Associated Press' library of photographs back to 1826, plus news stories, graphics and audio 1997-present.
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Atomic Learning
Short training videos for software.
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Classical Music in Video
Videos of over 700 performances and masterclasses, as well as interviews with teachers of classical music.
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Counseling and Therapy in Video, v.1
Videos of counseling sessions and demonstration; consultations; and lectures, presentations and interviews.
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Courtroom View Network
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Audiovisual files of courtroom opinion and proceedings.
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Dance in Video
Videos of dance performances, and documentaries on dance, from the 1950's to present.
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Films On Demand
Streaming collection of educational videos and historical newsreels . To create playlists and link to course pages, see FAQ.
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MEF Films Online
Educational films on current issues.
Also known as: Kanopy
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Naxos Video Library
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Streaming video library of classical music performances, opera, ballet, live concerts and documentaries.
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OntheBoards.tv
Films of contemporary dance and theater performances.
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Opera in Video
A growing collection of filmed opera stage productions, with some interviews and other documentary videos.
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PBS Video Collection
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Several hundred documentaries from public television.
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Psychological Experiments Online
Audio, video and documentation of seminal psychological experiments.
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Routledge Performance Archive
Video of theater and dance performances, interviews with practioners, definitions, and critical commentary.
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