The Libraries provides access to many streaming video databases and DVDs that you can use for your class projects or your teaching. Here are links to the most important streaming video databases in the field of education.
Coverage varies (Restricted to VIVA/ODU)
Academic Video Online (AVON) spans a range of subject areas including anthropology, business, counseling, film and more. AVON includes every kind of video material available with curricular relevance: documentaries, interviews, performances, news programs and newsreels, field recordings, commercials, and raw footage.
Coverage varies (Restricted to ODU)
Kanopy is a streaming service which partners with libraries and universities to provide culturally enriching films and movies. Beginning in summer 2020, all Kanopy film titles require a faculty request for access and approval by ODU Libraries.
Provides access to a comprehensive collection of outstanding video programming from the Public Broadcasting Service (PBS). The collection contains 311 titles in 498 program segments varying from 30 minutes to 1 hour in length.
Help with Multimedia
If you need help finding video or other types of media, or with embedding into Blackboard, PowerPoint, or something else, check out our Help Guide!