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TCC Library: Find a streaming video in the Library's collection

Library "How do I...?"

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Accessing Streaming Videos

Search for streaming video

The Library has a large collection of streaming video on academic topics. You can watch these videos from anywhere! Here's how to search for them.

1. Use the Find Library Resources box on the Library's homepage.

2. Make sure to select the "Find streaming videos" tab.

streaming videos tab on library's homepage


3. Choose a streaming film database to search on your topic.

streaming videos tab showing the collection of databases for streaming

4. Review the results

Your search results will include full videos and segments that you can watch from any device and location.

Library "How do I?" credits

The TCC Library "How do I?" guide is adapted from the Library DIY project created by Meredith Farkas, Amy Hofer, Lisa Molinelli and Kimberly Willson-St. Clair at Portland State University Library. Several Library "How Do I?" pages are adapted from pages within the Portland Community College Library "How do I" project, as well as the Oregon State University Libraries' Library DIY project.

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