Academic Video Online is a comprehensive, multidisciplinary video subscription that supports the entire range of curriculum, from anthropology to zoology. It includes a variety of video material available with curricular relevance: documentaries, interviews, feature films, performances, news programs and newsreels, and demonstrations. Patrons will find thousands of award-winning films, including Academy®, Emmy®, and Peabody® winners. Academic institutions will find frequently used films for classroom instruction, plus newly released films and previously unavailable archival material.
For more information about Academic Video Online, navigate to the Content Page.
Academic Video Online's primary home is on the Alexander Street Video Platform, video.alexanderstreet.com. Visit that LibGuide for more information about platform features, such as searching, playing videos, and making clips. You can also access Academic Video Online content via the Alexander Street Multimedia Platform, search.alexanderstreet.com. That LibGuide has more information about that platform's features.
This session focuses on locating videos, searching transcripts, and sharing links to make it easier for faculty to include relevant videos in their courses. Duration: 27 minutes
In this session, we're discovering and sharing videos to assist librarians and faculty with online learning. Duration: 26 minutes
In this session, faculty and librarians can get tips on how to best use search strategies to find videos by Canadian creators, search transcripts to pinpoint targeted sections of video, and share content with colleagues or students. Duration: 28 minutes
Would you like to see all of videos by a certain provider or publisher? Here are a few ways to do this:
This document has links you can click on or copy and paste to go to a list of videos from selected publishers.
This Quick Guide shows you how to filter by publisher in Academic Video Online.
Visit the Alexander Street Video Platform Guide to learn how to share, embed, or use LTI in a learning management system.
Click on a link below to go directly to a Channel or Subject in Academic Video Online.
Use this step-by-step list to help you get started with Academic Video Online or to make sure you have all the pieces. You'll find A to Z list suggestions, MARC record instructions, remote connection configuration, contact information for training and support, and the information provided below on this page.
View lists of added and deleted videos by month and sign up to be notified when the page is updated
View highlights and editors' picks and sign up to be notified when the page is updated.
Includes sample press releases, prewritten social media posts, bookmarks, and more to help you promote Academic Video Online at your institution.
Click on our Unique Features page to learn more about Build by Choice and Media Hosting Service.
Visit the Alexander Street Video Platform Guide for information about Using the Admin Portal, including usage statistics.