Answered By: Rebecca Sedam
Last Updated: Apr 16, 2020     Views: 65

Oakton Library has several databases that provide video content. All require a current Oakton username and password. To make sure we can maintain up-to-date information, the links are provided separately at the bottom of this FAQ.

Many Facts on File databases include videos clips as well as images, articles,  charts, maps, and definitions.  You can view the various Facts on File databases with the link provided below.

As the name suggests, Alexander Street Press Streaming Video Collections are focused primarily on video content.  Alexander Street titles include the following:

  • American History in Video
  • Art and Architecture in Video
  • Black Studies in Video
  • Current Affairs in Video
  • Engineering Case Studies Online
  • Environmental Studies in Video
  • Human Rights Studies Online
  • International Business Online
  • LGBT Studies in Video
  • World History in Video

Selected audio/video files are also available in the Britannica Academic (formerly Encyclopedia Britannica).


The Oakton Library has arranged for a trial of the JovE Science Education Videos.

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