Pepperdine Libraries has enabled trial access Academic Video Online & ProQuest Central through June 19. These titles are accessible from the databases (linked below) or via the online catalog. For more details about temporary free access to textbooks and extended access to other resources, please visit our InfoGuide on Expanded Library Resources.
About Academic Video Online:
Academic Video Online is the most comprehensive video subscription available to libraries, providing access to 68,000 titles. It spans subject areas including anthropology, business, counseling, film, health, history, music, and more. More than 14,000 titles are exclusive to Alexander Street.
This resource includes a variety of video material available with curricular relevance: documentaries, interviews, feature films, performances, news programs and newsreels, demonstrations, and raw footage. Patrons will find thousands of award-winning films, including Academy®, Emmy®, and Peabody® winners. Academic institutions will find the most frequently used films for classroom instruction, plus newly released films and previously unavailable archival material. For more details, visit the Academic Video Online guide at https://proquest.libguides.com/academicvideoonline .
Here are just a few video collections that may be of interest:
- The Ken Burns Channel
- Selections from Sony Pictures Classics
- BBC Literary Adaptations
- Planet Earth
- Counseling & Therapy, vols.1-3
- PBS Channel
About ProQuest Central:
ProQuest Central is the largest single periodical resource available, bringing together complete databases across all major subject areas, including Business, Health and Medical, Language and Literature, Social Sciences, Education, Science and Technology, as well as core titles in the Performing and Visual Arts, History, Religion, Philosophy, and includes thousands of full-text newspapers from around the world. View this page for a list of what is new to ProQuest Central.