Thursday, March 3, 2016

Filmakers Library Online

Database Spotlight - Filmakers Library Online, an Alexander Street database, includes in its collection Sports Medicine and Exercise Science in Video Series and VAST: Academic Video Online. Fields of interest in Filmakers Library Online's database of videos range from history, architecture, art, classical music, education, psychology, and more. Films in this database are mostly documentaries but also include performance, biography, interview, news story, counseling session, diary/memoir/autobiography, dramatized scene, and instructional material videos. All content is searchable by content type, disciplines, titles, publishers, playlists, and clips. Filmakers Library Online offers online streaming and access to videos from any location as well as detailed help tips on searching and finding information in their database.
"Filmakers Library Online provides award­-winning documentaries with relevance across the curriculum - race and gender studies, human rights, globalization and global studies, multiculturalism, international relations, criminal justice, the environment, bioethics, health, political science and current events, psychology, arts, literature, and more. It presents points of view and historical and current experiences from diverse cultures and traditions world­wide." -­ Filmakers Library Online

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