This guide provides tips, tools, and techniques for finding videos, creating clips and playlists, and linking to videos.
SWANK Digital Campus
The Library has a license with Swank Digital Campus for streaming of films for classroom use. Contact library reserves staff at email@example.com to request a video through Swank. You may search available titles at their website linked below.
Over 30,000 streaming videos with nearly 300,000 video clips; the titles are educational in nature and cover a wide variety of topics in the humanities, social sciences, and sciences. Also include over 680 archival films and newsreels.
A wide variety of materials on sustainability and environmental issues, including articles in journals, magazines, and newspapers, refereed case studies, videos, podcasts, and images. Also includes country, organization, and issue/topic portals.
Kanopy streaming service offers movies, documentaries, foreign films, classic, and Independent films. Davidson College students, faculty, and staff have unmediated access to certain collections within the Kanopy service.
A one-year license is purchased upon the 4th view of a title for 30 seconds or longer, this license is $135. For a list of titles already licensed by Davidson, please see the Kanopy tab within the Video Research Guide.
Includes video of over 900 live full length productions – including Digital Theatre’s own recordings alongside collections from the likes of the BBC, Royal Shakespeare Company, Broadway Digital Archive, Royal Opera House, London Symphony Orchestra, as well as in-depth interviews with industry professionals including actors, directors as well as all backstage staff: lighting technicians, fight coordinators, stage managers et al.
(2009 to present) Indexes and provides short clips of over 1 million news programs from national U.S. networks as well as television stations in San Francisco and Washington, D.C. Information and clips are added 24 hours after they are aired. From the Internet Archive.
Note: Clips, but not complete broadcasts are available online.