Display Featured Connections:
 

JMU Libraries Featured Connections

All Featured Connections >
  Media Resources >

8/9/2010--NML now includes almost 650,000 tracks of music
8/9/2010--NML now includes almost 650,000 tracks of music Naxos Music Library [NML] offers the catalogs of more than 50 classical, jazz and world music labels with more labels joining every month.  connect now!
AccuNet/AP Multimedia Archive
AccuNet/AP Multimedia Archive

Associated Press' Image database containing the year's photo report and a large selection of images.

AFI's 100 Movies for 100 Years
AFI's 100 Movies for 100 Years
The American Film Institute celebrated a century of cinema with a list of top films from each year. Media Resources in Carrier Library hosts a display with all 100 titles and a new website to browse as well. The display, signage, and site were each created in part or full by our talented student employees!
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
BBC Programme Catalogue
BBC Programme Catalogue
(Experimental Prototype)
An online interface for identifying nearly
one million BBC radio and TV programs,
dating back 75 years -- searchable by
category, cast and crew. No video is
available at this time.
Bound By Law
The concept of "fair use" in copyright law explained in an entertaining comic book form. Bound By Law
Captioned Media Program
Captioned Media Program

The CMP provides a free-loan media program of over 4,000 open-captioned titles (videos, CD-ROM, and DVD). Deaf and hard of hearing persons, teachers, parents, and others may borrow materials. There are no rental, registration, or postage fees. Several hundred titles are also streamed on the CMP web site.

CheckCite

A proper citation will provide all the information a reader will need to locate the source.

CheckCite is a web-based program designed to help with citing sources for speeches, PowerPoint presentations and papers in MLA, APA, and Turabian styles.

Discovery Education Streaming
Discovery Education streaming integrates seamlessly into any curriculum with 7,700 full-length videos segmented into 77,000 content-specific clips.
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.
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
Folkstreams.net
Folkstreams.net
"The mission of Folkstreams.net is to build a national preserve of documentary films about American folk or roots culture. Produced by independent filmmakers, these hard-to-find films give voice to the arts and experience of diverse American groups. They are streamed on the website together with background materials that highlight the history and aesthetic importance of the traditions and the films."
Free VoD for Teacher Education
Free VoD for Teacher Education
Free VoD (Video on Demand) professional development programming for K-12 teachers. View Annenberg Media films of your choice with a broadband connection. Free sign up is required for first-time users. View the list of available films.
International Index of Performing Arts
International Index of Performing Arts Full text and indexing for the performing arts, including film, theatre, dance, stagecraft, and television.
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.

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.
Moving Image Collections
Moving Image Collections Discover, locate, and in some cases view moving images from around the world. Special "portals" provide customized information for general users, archivists and educators.
Narrative Television Network
Narrative Television Network Narrative Television Network makes movies and television accessible to visually impaired people by adding narration  to the sound track.
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).
RefWorks

Tired of formatting bibliographies?
Import references into RefWorks, which will format them in APA, MLA, or other chosen styles.

RESEARCH  CHANNEL
RESEARCH CHANNEL

Remarkable speakers, researchers and scholars present revolutionary thoughts and discoveries relating to next generation technologies to distribute video and interactive media content worldwide.

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.
Smithsonian Global Sound
Smithsonian Global Sound is a virtual streaming encyclopedia of the world's musical and aural traditions.
Smithsonian Global Sound
The Internet Movie Database
The Internet Movie Database

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

The Poetry Archive
Bring poetry to life! Listen to poets reading their own work. Browse contemporary and historical recordings by author, title, theme, and form.  The Poetry Archive includes lesson plans and activities for teachers with sections designed for students and children.
unitedstreaming unitedstreaming
K-12 web-based digital videos from Discovery Education.
Vanderbilt TV News Archive

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

Vanderbilt TV News Archive
Worldimages Kiosk
This database provides access to the California State University IMAGE Project. It contains over 65,000 images, is global in coverage, and includes all areas of visual imagery.
spacer