Multimedia, Video, Images

Primary Databases

Art Museum Images Online

Credo Reference
Video, audio, and images, plus art from the National Gallery and more

Discovery Education
Downloadable educational videos from sources like PBS & Clearvue. See our tutorial | See login information

Films on Demand
Our premium academic video database! see our How-To Guide for this database

Video Tutorials covering a variety of topics in Information Technology, Computer Science, and Design

Naxos Jazz Library
Hundreds of Jazz CDs available online. Get the Naxos Jazz mobile app!

Naxos Music Library
Thousands of classical and world music tracks available online. Naxos Music mobile app!

Naxos Spoken Word Library
Hundreds of audiobooks available online. Get the Naxos Spoken Word mobile app!

Digital resources, images, audio, and artworks

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PowerSpeak Languages
Learn Spanish, French, German, Russian, Italian, Korean, Japanese, Chinese, and English! Note: We recommend you set up a free PowerSpeak account so you can save your progress. Find out more about Powerspeak

World Book Encyclopedia
Fulltext reference database on every topic imaginable must be used within the library on a laptop provided by the library staff. The computer can be reserved for 4 hours at a time. To request this resource, please inquire at the Draughon Library.

Additional Databases

Descriptions of items in archival collections around the world

Ebrary eBook Collection
Our largest collection of eBooks! Get the Ebrary mobile app!

Ebsco eBook Collection
Over 100,000 fulltext ebooks covering all areas. See how to download Ebsco eBooks

Encyclopedia Britannica
Information on every topic imaginable

Gale Virtual Reference Library eBooks
FullText Reference eBooks

Excellent source for scholarly fulltext articles. See our JSTOR tutorial

Oxford Reference Online Collection
Fulltext reference books

Web Resources and Professional Organizations

BBC News: Country Profiles
Audio and video clips from the BBC archives for countries of the world.

Documentary Films
Free documentaries films from snagfilms

Free Audio Books Online
87 places for free audio books online

Google Art Project
Take a virtual tour of major museums from around the world

Khan Academy
Educational videos and lessons in the sciences

Free online language courses in 35 languages

The largest collection of officially-licensed movie scenes

National Jukebox
The Library of Congress makes their audio archives available online

Old Time Radio Network
Thousands of radio programs available online

Open Video Project
Downloadable video clips and movies

PBS LearningMedia
Offers the best of public media content, produced specifically for PreK-16 teachers.

Recorded Sound Reference Center
Archival audio holdings of the Library of Congress: motion pictures, broadcasting, records, etc