Falvey Memorial Library has acquired an extensive new collection of streaming video titles. Academic Video Online (AVON) includes more than 68,000 titles produced between 1901 and 2020, including documentary films, historical footage, training videos, performances, and television programs. Disciplines include business, counseling, engineering, history, nursing, literature, and music, and publishers include A&E Television Networks, American Academy of Pediatrics, ArtHaus Musik, BBC Worldwide, British Film Institute, Broadway HD, Ford Motor Company, National Geographic, PBS, Sony Pictures Classics, and many more. Each video includes a searchable transcript, and registering for a free account gives you the ability to create clips and playlists.
Additional streaming collections available to the Villanova community include:
- BBC Shakespeare Plays
- Counseling and Therapy in Video
- Digital Theatre Plus
- Filmakers Library Online
- JoVE Science Education Videos
- On the Boards
- Royal Shakespeare Company Collection
Plus multi-format collections that include streaming content:
Deborah Bishov is Social Sciences & Instructional Design Librarian and Shawn Proctor is Communication & Marketing Program Manager at Falvey Memorial Library.