Streaming films, documentaries and videos available for online viewing at RIC or via your active RIC library account (name & barcode). Featured producers in Kanopy's collection include Criterion Collection, PBS, California Newsreel, Kino Lorber, First Run Features, BBC, Roland Collection, MVD, Seventh Art, Psychotherapy. net, Symptom Media, and many more. The films can be watched from anywhere, anytime.
Academic Video Online (formerly VAST Academic Video Online) includes thousands of films (not clips) from dozens of producers and distributors in a wide range of subjects, all licensed for educational use and hosted by Alexander Street Press. It includes collections in Area Studies, Art & Architecture, Black Studies, Business & Economics, Classical Music, Counseling & Therapy, Criminal Justice & Public Safety, Current Affairs, Dance, Education, Ethnic studies, Ethnography, Film Studies, Gay & Lesbian Studies, Health, History, Humanities, Opera, Politics & Current Affairs, Psychology, Rehabilitation Therapy, Religion & Philosophy, Science, Sports Medicine, Theatre, Women’s & Gender Studies, and World Languages & Literature.