The following databases are newly acquired or being evaluated for a future subscription.
Kanopy is a video streaming solution for colleges offering a "Netflix-like" user experience and a broad selection of over 26,000 documentaries, feature films and training videos from thousands of producers. Touching on all topics, featured producers in Kanopy's collection include Criterion Collection, PBS, HBO, The Video Project, New Day Films, The Great Courses, California Newsreel, Kino Lorber, Media Education Foundation, First Run Features, BBC, and many more. Films can be watched from anywhere, anytime by students, faculty & staff..
Extensive collection of the famed photojournalism magazine, spanning its very first issue in November, 1936 through December, 2000. The cover-to-cover format means each issue is presented in its entirety, including the front and back covers as well as all articles and advertisements contained in the original publication. Everything has been indexed with relevant subject terms to ensure that researchers and readers can quickly and accurately find what they are looking for. The Life Magazine Archive is valuable to researchers of 20th-century current events, politics and culture, as well as those interested in the history of business, advertising, and popular culture.
Mango is an online, self-guided language learning resource. With more than 70 languages on offer, Mango can be both a valuable support mechanism for formal language study and an introductory gateway to an array of languages not covered in the standard curriculum. An effective tool for language learners at all stages of development, Mango modules include specialty courses, like Medical Spanish, and foreign-language films designed to create a more immersive, culturally relevant experience for the user.