Walker Library's video databases allow worry free access to either clips or full videos covering a variety of subject disciplines. In most cases closed captioning is available as well. Below is a list of our video collections:
Single, integrated, modular platform for streaming video in subject areas including history, dance, education, sports medicine, theatre, and more.
A completely integrated online repository of Alexander Street video titles, including discipline collections in history, art and architecture, business, counseling and therapy, dance, opera, theatre, musical performance, anthropology, health and rehabilitation, opera, nursing, science, women’s studies, black studies, LGBT studies, and more.
American History in Video provides the largest and richest collection of video available online for the study of American history, with 2,000 hours and more than 5,000 titles on completion.
The collection includes:
•Commercial and governmental newsreels
•Public affairs footage
•Important documentaries Title List (Library Catalog search) Title List (Excel file)
Dance productions and documentaries by influential 20th century performers and dance companies.
Over 900 hours of productions and documentaries. Selections include ballet, tap, jazz, contemporary, experimental, and improvisational dance, as well as forerunners of the forms and the pioneers of modern concert dance. Included are:
•Classic performances from top ballet companies
•Experimental works from up-and-coming dance troupes
•Documentaries by and about leading choreographers
•Videos on dance training
•Other items covering a wide range of 20th and 21st century dance styles Browse by Title Volume I Title List (Excel file) Volume II Title List (Excel file)
Videos of teaching demonstrations, lectures, documentaries, and footage of students and teachers in actual classrooms.
International collection of streaming video developed specifically for training and developing teachers. Education in Video allows for the observation of the intricacies of behavior, tone, facial expression, and body language that define effective teaching styles. The collection’s wealth of course, study, and discussion guides; assessment checklists; and themed playlists give your education faculty ready-to-use teaching tools. Title List (Excel file)
Streaming video, written ethnographies, field notes, seminal texts, memoirs and contemporary studies covering human behavior the world over.
Ethnographic Video Online contains more than 500 hours of classic and contemporary documentaries produced by leading video producers in the discipline; previously unpublished footage from working anthropologists and ethnographers in the field; and select feature films. Title List (Excel file) Title List (Library Catalog search)
Streaming video for education and training of nurses.
nursing, nurse practitioner, nurse practitioners, anatomy, physiology, clinical, long term care, pediatrics, wound care
Unique online collection of videos created specifically for the education and training of nurses, nursing assistants, and other healthcare workers.
Subject areas include: Anatomy and Physiology; Basic Clinical Skills; Cardiology; Communications; Gerontology; Infection Control; Legal Aspects of Nursing; Long Term Care; Medical Administration; Nursing Assistant Skills; Obstetrical Nursing; Pediatrics; Surgical Care; Wound Care Title List (Excel file)
Streaming video for topics including athletic training, health promotion, physical education, kinesiology, exercise physiology, nutritional science, and more.
Extensive collection of high-quality video for the study of disease management, injury treatment, nutrition, special populations, fitness and health assessment, medical fitness, exercise adherence, sport science, worksite wellness, and much more. Sports Medicine and Exercise Science in Video is an essential resource or a variety of programs, including athletic training, health promotion, physical education, Kinesiology/human movement, exercise physiology, nutritional science, sports medicine, sports science, and physical therapy Title List (Excel file)