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Open Educational Resources Guide: Video/Film


Videos and films available through Odum Library Databases


Videos and films available in Odum Library

To search for videos and films:

  • Click on the Books & Journals tab
  • Select the Advance Search link
  • Enter your search terms
  • Go to the left-hand side of the screen and click on Audiovisual to narrow your search results.





Commercial videos: see the Digital Media Bank


Internet Archive Moving Image Archive -


The University of Minnesota Library has compiled an extensive list of Open Videos Collection Websites


Seach Engines

Google Video


On Yahoo's advanced search page you can limit results to .edu and .gov and select the format you want.


YouTube has an Education tab


Creative Commons offers a YouTube search feature and Creative Commons also has licensed videos on Vimeo


Bing Video Type your topic AND domain:edu; also consider domain:gov.  (Be sure to include AND in capital letters.)


A list of educational video sites from RefSeek also has a video search feature


Fagan Finder- not so academic but interesting lists


More search engines listed in the DMB