Academic Video Online is curated for an academic audience and contains a wide range of US and international films on subjects including business, counseling, history, language learning, music, and more. Formats include plays, documentaries, feature films, and US government content from major distributors including CNN, BBC, Dow Jones, and Sony Pictures Classics. Users can create film clips and view transcripts.
Films on Demand is a digital, streaming video service which offers thousands of educational films on Humanities & Social Science, Business & Economy, Science & Mathematics, and Health topics. Films on Demand also offers special collections by well known, respected media outlets such as Frontline, CNBC Specials, the Biography Channel, and PBS NewsHour.
Kanopy provides streaming access to documentaries and feature films. Subject areas include the arts, business, education, global studies and languages, health, media and communications, sciences, social sciences, and instructional films. This database also includes the Criterion Collection.
Swank Digital Campus streams a mix of classic and contemporary feature films. The database is searchable by title, actor, director, genre, format, rating, and more. Windows users should use the latest versions of Chrome or Firefox. (Internet Explorer 32-bit may be used with required downloads of Flash and Google Widevine Optimizer.) Mac users should use the latest version of Firefox. For all browsers, if prompted, install the Google Widevine Optimizer.
TED is a nonprofit devoted to spreading ideas, usually in the form of short, powerful talks (18 minutes or less).
Films in the Bentley Library Collection.
With over 7,000 DVDs in the Bentley University Library's Collection, the Library Catalog is a great place to find resources for your topic. Search tips are available to help you formulate a more relevant search query.