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17th and 18th Century Burney Collection Newspapers (Gale)
17th and 18th Century Burney Collection Newspapers (Gale)  17th and 18th Century Burney Collection Newspapers is a collection of English news media gathered by Revered Charles Burney (1757-1817).
19th Century UK Periodicals (Gale)
19th Century UK Periodicals (Gale)
19th Century UK Periodicals contains full text journals, magazines, and speciality newspapers that portray British life in the Victorian age across all class distinctions.
Access Newspaper Archive - Virginia
Access Newspaper Archive - Virginia

Full text articles from historical newspapers in pdf format. JMU subscribes to Harrisonburg, VA newspapers only.  To see a list of titles, click here.

Access World News
Access World News
Articles from over 700 International newspapers, and 600 US newspapers.
American Film Scripts Online

Full text database of approximately 1,000 film scripts digitized and searchable to provide access to the scene or character level.

American Film Scripts Online
American Periodical Series
Digitized page images from American magazines and journals of all types from 1740-1900.  American Periodical Series
Atomic Learning
Detailed online movie tutorials on MS Office, Photoshop, SPSS, Media Player, PowerPoint and many, many more. 
BBC College of Journalism
BBC College of Journalism
Hundreds of videos, audio clips, discussion pages, and more covering every aspect of TV, radio, and online journalism.
Bound By Law
The concept of "fair use" in copyright law explained in an entertaining comic book form. Bound By Law
British Cartoon Archive
The British Cartoon Archive is located in Canterbury at the University of Kent’s Templeman Library. It has a library, archive, and exhibition gallery, and is dedicated to the history of British cartooning over the last two hundred years.
Design & Applied Arts Index
Design & Applied Arts Index Indexes articles and reviews about new designers and the development of design and the applied arts since the mid-19th century
Dissertations Abstracts Online with Digital Dissertations Dissertations Abstracts Online with Digital Dissertations
Indexing, abstracts, and selected full text for doctoral dissertations and master's theses.
Early American Newspapers, Series 1, 1690-1876
Early American Newspapers, Series 1, 1690-1876

Cover-to-cover reproductions of hundreds of U.S. historic newspapers, fully text-searchable. The collection is based largely on Clarence Brigham's "History and Bibliography of American Newspapers, 1690-1820."

Educational Media Reviews Online
A database of video, DVD, audio CD and CD-ROM reviews of materials from major educational and documentary distributors and independent filmmakers.
Ethnic NewsWatch
Full text and indexing for ethnic, minority, and international newspapers and magazines. This database contains titles in both English and Spanish. Ethnic NewsWatch
Europa Film Treasures

Europa Film Treasures online film archive brings together over 80 films from 15 different European countries and America.


Visitors can search for films of interest by country of origin, genre, sound (silent, soundtrack, or other), and film archive.

FIAF - International Index to Film Periodicals
FIAF - International Index to Film Periodicals Articles about films from 300 academic and popular film journals. 
Film Indexes Online
Researching a film?  Search the authoritative AFI Catalog and Film Index International for films going back to 1893 and from more than 170 countries. Film Indexes Online
Filmakers Library Online (Alexander Street Press)
Filmakers Library Online (Alexander Street Press) Filmakers Library Online is a video collection of documentaries that span numerous subjects.  Contains almost 1,000 video titles.
Films on Demand
 Films on Demand is a streaming video resource containing thousands of educational videos in the Humanities & Social Sciences, Business & Economics, Science & Mathematics, and Health & Medicine. Also includes access to archival films and newsreels.
HarpWeek HarpWeek, a full-text database of Harper's Weekly text and images from the 19th century, now includes full content through 1912, increasing our access to 1857-1912.
Internet Archive Moving Image Archive
Internet Archive Moving Image Archive

A collection of older short educational, industrial and feature films, available for streaming and downloading.

Lexis-Nexis Academic Universe
 Contains several full-text databases: current news, laws and legislation, business and company information and more
Moving History
Moving History A guide to UK film & television archives in the public sector. Published by the Center for British Film and Television Studies.
National Archives historic films from Google Video
National Archives historic films from Google Video A pilot program that offers streaming video of more than 100 historic films, newsreels, and NASA documentaries produced by the federal government. Also features the earliest movie preserved in the National Archives, "Carmencita - Spanish Dance" (1894).
National Journal Group's Policy Central
A collection of resources on U.S. politics and policy
Newspaper Source (EBSCO)
Newspaper Source (EBSCO)
Selected full text 1975-present for U.S. and international newspapers. Full text television & radio news transcripts are provided from CBS News, FOX News, NPR, etc.
Opposing Viewpoints Resource Center
Opposing Viewpoints Resource Center
This source includes thoughtful commentary from newspaper and magazine articles, reference sources, websites as well as statistics and images.
Safari Tech Books Online
Fully-searchable e-reference library of technical books from industry-leading publishers including Sun, O'Reilly, Microsoft, Macromedia, and New Riders.
Search the Online Video Collection!
Search the Online Video Collection!
A growing collection of educational and documentary films available for streaming and downloading with JMU e-ID and Password.
The Internet Movie Database
The Internet Movie Database

The biggest, best, most award-winning movie site on the planet!

The Times Digital Archive
Search every word of every page of The London Times 1785-1985, and view PDF facsimiles of either a specific article or a complete page. All articles, advertisements and illustrations/photos divided into categories to facilitate searching.
Vanderbilt TV News Archive

Watch NBC news programming back to 1968 and CNN video back to 1996!

Vanderbilt TV News Archive
VideoBlocks contains downloadable stock footage, motion backgrounds, production music, sound effects, and more.