Images and streaming video are available through the following databases.
SCOLA's Mission is to help the people of the world learn about one another; their cultures, their languages and their ideologies. SCOLA emphasizes the importance and effectiveness of modern information technology as a tool in overcoming barriers to global understanding and will remain at the forefront of its application.
The Web Gallery of Art is a virtual museum and searchable database of Western (European) fine arts of the Medieval, Renaissance, Baroque, Neoclassicism, Romanticism, Realism, and Impressionism periods (1000-1900), currently containing over 38.000 reproductions. Artist biographies, commentaries, guided tours, period music, catalogue, free postcard and mobile services are provided.
Films On Demand allows you to view streaming videos from Films Media Group anytime, anywhere! Use them for class, or use them in your research. You can view full-length programs or predefined segments. The library has access to the Health & Medicine, Technical Education, Humanities & Social Sciences, and Family & Consumer Sciences collections.
With a library of over 2,600 videos covering everything from arithmetic to physics, finance, and history and 306 practice exercises, we're on a mission to help you learn what you want, when you want, at your own pace.
Learn Math at Your Own Speed at MathVids.com, which features short clips on various levels of math.
Lynda.com is an online learning company that offers a comprehensive collection of tutorials on specific software applications, design, and business skills. While the library does provide access to a paid account, many videos and tutorials are available for free.
The ARTstor Digital Library provides more than one million digital images in the arts, architecture, humanities, and sciences with a suite of software tools for teaching and research. Our community-built collections include contributions from outstanding international museums, photographers, libraries, scholars, photo archives, and artists and artists' estates.
Information on social issues. Access viewpoint articles, topic overviews, statistics, primary documents, links to websites, and full-text magazine and newspaper articles. Also includes feeds to video and audio newscasts.
Credo Reference includes more than 475 highly-regarded titles from the world's best reference book publishers and covers every major subject.
Newspaper Source Plus includes 1,570 full-text newspapers, providing more than 27 million full-text articles. The database contains comprehensive full text for major newspapers. In addition, Newspaper Source Plus features more than 583,100 television and radio news transcripts, videos & podcasts.
Academic Earth is an organization founded with the goal of giving everyone on earth access to a world-class education. As more and more high quality educational content becomes available online for free, we ask ourselves, what are the real barriers to achieving a world class education? At Academic Earth, we are working to identify these barriers and find innovative ways to use technology to increase the ease of learning.
The C-SPAN Archives records, indexes, and archives all C-SPAN programming for historical, educational, research, and archival uses. Every C-SPAN program aired since 1987, now totaling over 170,000 hours, is contained in the C-SPAN Archives.
The Digital Public Library of America (DPLA) brings together the riches of America’s libraries, archives, and museums, and makes them freely available to the world. It strives to contain the full breadth of human expression, from the written word, to works of art and culture, to records of America’s heritage, to the efforts and data of science. The DPLA aims to expand this crucial realm of openly available materials, and make those riches more easily discovered and more widely usable and used.
In partnership with over worldwide 151 institutions, the Google Art Project offers high definition images of over 32,000 works of art.
Launched in 2008, the NBC Digital Health Network is a new business created under the NBC Universal Digital Media group and is focused on the multi-platform distribution of premium health video. Utilizing the original, condition-specific and healthy living videos created weekly across the company, the NBC Digital Health Network enables increased patient education.
The overarching goal of the Informedia initiatives is to achieve machine understanding of video and film media, including all aspects of search, retrieval, visualization and summarization in both contemporaneous and archival content collections.
The base technology developed under Informedia-I combines speech, image and natural language understanding to automatically transcribe, segment and index linear video for intelligent search and image retrieval. Informedia-II seeks to improve the dynamic extraction, summarization, visualization, and presentation of distributed video, automatically producing “collages” and “auto-documentaries” that summarize documents from text, images, audio and video into one single abstraction.
The Internet Archive is a 501(c)(3) non-profit that was founded to build an Internet library. Its purposes include offering permanent access for researchers, historians, scholars, people with disabilities, and the general public to historical collections that exist in digital format. Now the Internet Archive includes texts, audio, moving images, and software as well as archived web pages in our collections, and provides specialized services for adaptive reading and information access for the blind and other persons with disabilities.
The National Anthropological Archives and Human Studies Film Archives collect and preserve historical and contemporary anthropological materials that document the world's cultures and the history of anthropology. Their collections represent the four fields of anthropology – ethnology, linguistics, archaeology, and physical anthropology – and include fieldnotes, journals, manuscripts, correspondence, photographs, maps, sound recordings, film and video created by Smithsonian anthropologists and other preeminent scholars.
NYPL Digital Gallery provides free and open access to over 800,000 images digitized from the The New York Public Library's vast collections, including illuminated manuscripts, historical maps, vintage posters, rare prints, photographs and more.
Prendismo has developed innovative and provocative ways to capture and share business insight and knowledge. It offers access to the world's premiere collection of digital video content on business, leadership and entrepreneurship.
Shared Shelf Commons is a free, open-access library of images. Search and browse collections with tools to zoom, print, export, and share images.
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