Skip to Main Content
It looks like you're using Internet Explorer 11 or older. This website works best with modern browsers such as the latest versions of Chrome, Firefox, Safari, and Edge. If you continue with this browser, you may see unexpected results.
Academic Video Online
Provides a comprehensive collection of academic streaming media videos from multiple subject areas.
Provides access to academic or scholarly documentaries, social issues films, and videos. Closed captions and/or subtitles available for many, but not all, titles.
Films On Demand
Maintains a collection of streaming videos, educational films, and video segments in the humanities & social sciences, business & economics, science & mathematics, health & medicine, technical education, family & consumer sciences, careers & job searching, and guidance & counseling. Closed captions and/or interactive transcripts are available for many, but not all, titles.
Kanopy Streaming Service
Provides streaming access to selected documentaries and films including selections from the Criterion Collection. Closed captions and transcripts are available.
Look for Images
The ARTstor Digital Library, a non-profit resource, consists of images in art, architecture, the humanities, and social sciences.
Offers public domain photographs and other photographs from national and international libraries, museums, archives, and cultural institutions.
Finding Streaming Films Video
A selected list of films and documentaries (available online or DVD) about the Chicano/Latino American experience:
Based on a true story, the film describes how L.A.'s public schools treat Mexican-American students in 1968.
Available at PSU Library Media, Circulation Desk -- 1st floor (PN1997.2 .W3552 2006 DVD)
"An intimate portrait of a unique, multi-faceted artist who has worked across the boundaries of punk art, mail art, Chicano art, performance art, and gallery painting, defying categories and challenging convention in the process"
Available at PSU Library Media, Circulation Desk -- 1st floor (N6537.G7195 N66 2006 DVD)
Salt of the Earth
Semidocumentary of the year-long struggle by Chicano zinc miners in New Mexico striking against unsafe working conditions.
Available at PSU Library Media, Circulation Desk -- 1st floor (PN1995.9.M54 S24 2004 DVD)