• General Works,  Natural Sciences,  Research

    Leaf Science

    The library’s NBC streaming newsreel collection includes several videos featuring ‘leaf science’ including this video featuring The Chemistry of Changing Leaves.     Happy Autumn!   Photo by randihausken

  • History,  Humanities,  Research,  Social Sciences

    The first Earth Days: Newsreels

      The library purchases an NBC newsreel archive containing news past and present.   A search for Earth Day returns news footage from the first Earth Day (1970) as well as footage documenting more contemporary accounts.   Looking for a little more context?  Try an Earth Day search in the Gale Virtual Reference Library for more on the history of Earth Day from the lens of: pop culture, environmental sustainability, and/or political science & protests.     Photo by NASA Goddard Photo and Video

  • History,  Research

    Scientific Olympic

    The Library’s streaming NBC newsreel archive contains video footage past and present including a new collection discussing the Science of the Olympic Games. This same source can be used to locate archival footage related to past Olympic Games. Cheers for great games at Sochi! Off the grounds?  Please first log in to vpn.sps.edu in order to access any/all of the Library’s digital collections.    

  • General Works,  Research,  Web Resources

    NBC News Archive: Campus Perspectives

    Perhaps you’ve used the Library-purchased NBC News footage archive?  This product now has available, footage produced by a selection of U.S. colleges and universities.  The 2-minute (about) videos speak to specific educational programs and initiatives at a given institution. The complete collection, called Campus Perspectives, includes the ability to view videos by Topic or by Institution.