Finding Media

Audio-Visual - Northwest


Online VIDEO Collection

  • Online Videos -- Click for a list of  streaming academic videos available to support the curriculum.
  • Films on Demand (Films Media Group) -- Streaming video covering the Humanities and Socials Sciences.
  • NBC Learn - Higher Ed -Access thousands of news and documentary video clips.
  • Movie Archive -- (from Internet Archive) Moving images library of free movies, films, and videos. This library contains thousands of digital movies that range from classic full-length films to daily alternative news broadcasts.
  • PBS Videos -- Watch videos from your favorite PBS programs including The War and NOVA.
  • Video Gallery (History Channel) -- Online video and audio collections for great speeches, history channel shows, U. S. history, military and war, science and technology, mysteries of history, exploration, society and culture, world history, and historical figures

Online Image Collection

Online Audio Collection:

  • Audio Archive
    (from Internet Archive) -- Audio and MP3 library contains over a hundred thousand free digital recordings.
  • FindSounds
    Search for sound effects. Find animal, insect, musical instrument, machine, and nature sounds; find audio files in WAV, AIFF, and AU formats.
  • History and Politics Out Loud
    A searchable archive of politically significant audio materials for scholars, teachers and students.
  • Naxos Classical

Searchable Classical music library with more than 27,000 discs​

Searchable audio Jazz library covering more than 2300 albums

Covers Literature and Poetry