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ARTstor This link opens in a new window
An international digital library of approximately 550,000 images in the areas of art, architecture, the humanities, and social sciences contributed by museums, individual photographers, scholars, special collections at libraries, and photo archives. Please note: Off-campus access requires a registered user account that must be created while on campus. Click on login or register to create one.
Art Images for College Teaching This link opens in a new window
Collection of public-domain images for download, focusing on paintings, sculpture, and architecture through the Renaissance, with some more modern images. (University of Michigan)
American History in Video This link opens in a new window
Hundreds of hours of historical film footage compiled from commercial and governmental newsreels, archival footage, public affairs footage, and important documentaries on American history.
C-SPAN Video Library This link opens in a new window
A nearly complete archive of over 160,000 hours of C-SPAN programs from 1987 to present, including footage from all 3 C-SPAN channels. Programs are indexed by subject, speaker names, titles, affiliations, sponsors, committees, categories, formats, policy groups, keywords, and location. The congressional sessions and committee hearings are indexed by person with full-text.
Films on Demand Master Academic Collection This link opens in a new window
Collection of over 31,000 films.
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Underground Railroad by William H. Johnson