Some content in Kanopy has been licensed through June 1, 2022, this includes MEF Media Studies & Communication Collection and California Newsreel. Titles in Criterion and A24 will be available through June 1, 2020. Other not yet licensed titles can be requested by faculty for instructional purposes on the Kanopy page for that film. If we have access to a film, you can search for its expiration date on OneSearch by using advanced search by title and pulling down the material type menu to Video.
Academic Video Online offers a wide variety of videos, including movies, documentaries, interviews, performances, news programs and newsreels, field recordings, commercials, and raw footage. Videos are available for unlimited viewing and are licensed for classroom use.
Docuseek2 is a streaming video service that features documentaries on a wide range of topics, including many independent productions and films from major publishers such as Bullfrog Films and Icarus Films. Videos are available for unlimited viewing and are licensed for classroom use.
BBC Shakespeare is a series of 37 television adaptations of the plays of William Shakespeare, originally aired between 1978 and 1985. The productions use traditional interpretations of the plays and feature many famous Shakespearean actors. All videos are licensed for classroom and educational use.
Digital Democracy - Cal Poly Generated Tool for Tracking California Legislature
Digital Democracy is an online platform which features a searchable database of state legislative committee hearings. Users may search videos by keyword, topic, speaker or date. The site offers full transcripts for each video presentation. Hearings are available for 2015-2018 for California, and for 2017-2018 for Florida, New York, and Texas. The project suspended operations effective 12/31/18, but previously posted content remains available.
The video Archives records all three C-SPAN networks seven days a week, twenty-four hours a day, going back to 1987. Programs are extensively indexed making the database of C-SPAN programming a great chronological resource.