Research Databases By Title

Research Databases By Title

This collection brings together videos that retrace the history of fashion, clothing, and costume worldwide. Students and researchers can access a remarkable collection covering the major fashion weeks in Milan, Paris, New York and London, as well as Miami swim and New York bridal collections. Topical segments visit events like the Met's Costume Exhibits, CFDA Awards, and feature interviews with top designers, models, and celebrities of the fashion world.

Provides award-winning documentaries with relevance across the curriculum—race and gender studies, human rights, globalization and global studies, multiculturalism, international relations, criminal justice, the environment, bioethics, health, political science and current events, psychology, arts, literature, and more. It presents points of view and historical and current experiences from diverse cultures and traditions world-wide.

Provides streaming videos available from anywhere, anytime. Subject areas include: anthropology, art, biology, business & economics, careers & job search, counseling, communication, education, English & language arts, health, history, music & dance, philosophy, psychology, religion, science, sociology and world languages. Producers include: abcNEWS, BBC, Cambridge Educational, Cengage Learning, CNBC, Films for the Humanities & Sciences, Royal Opera House, Ken Burns, National Geographic, ABC Nightline, PBS, TED and more.

The Funk & Wagnalls New World Encyclopedia database, designed for children and adults, indexes over 25,000 records covering a variety of topics.