Individuals with disabilities who have accommodation needs or accessibility concerns should contact the Center for Access and Assistive Technology or the Dwight Marvin Library's staff. The Center for Access and Assistive Technology is located on the first floor of the Siek Campus Center, room 130, phone number (518) 629-7154, TDD (518) 629-7596.
Request New Media Resources
Know a title you would like the library to purchase or license? Contact the liaison librarian assigned to each academic department.
Timeline: Media should be requested one semester in advance of anticipated use to allow time for purchase and processing
Legacy Videocassette Preservation
The library will create a preservation DVD copy of a videocassette that was never produced on DVD. Please see the Guidelines for VHS Preservation Copying page for copyright considerations. For more information about this services, contact the library's online media specialist.
Academic Video OnlineMore than 62,000 video titles spanning the widest range of subject areas including anthropology, business, counseling, film and more. AVON includes every kind of video material available with curricular relevance: documentaries, interviews, performances, news programs and newsreels, field recordings, commercials, and raw footage. Users will find thousands of award-winning films, including Academy®, Emmy®, and Peabody® winners as well as the most frequently used films for classroom instruction, plus newly released films and previously unavailable archival material.
ArtstorHigh-quality images of art collections from across many cultures and eras from the world's leading museums, photo archives, scholars and artists.
Digital Theatre PlusOver three hundred films of contemporary staged productions from playwrights and authors including William Shakespeare, Arthur Miller, Stephen Sondheim, Sam Shepard, Joyce Carol Oates, Wendy Wasserstein, and others. Also includes interviews with actors, directors, and production specialists. Operas and films of late twentieth century stage productions are also included.
Ed.FlicksVideos for early childhood development and teacher preparation program.
Films on DemandMore than 30,000 individual videos across all subject areas from producers including BBC, HBO, History Channel, PBS, and dozens of others.
Medcom TrainexThis resource requires a separate username and password. Students, faculty and staff can set up their own account on the Medcom Trainex site.
Swank Digital CampusFifty full-length feature films and documentaries including Academy Award winners, classics, and cult favorites. Public performance rights are included for HVCC so these films may be streamed in the classroom as well as at student events where no admission fee is charged.
VideativesDozens of videos in support of early childhood and young children.