Audio and Video

Audio Drama: The L.A. Theatre Works Collection

More than three hundred important dramatic works from the premiere radio theatre company in the U.S.

Type
Audio and Video
Subject
Communication, Media and Film
Dramatic Art
Authorized users
Alumni
Students, faculty & staff
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Licensed

Classical Music in Video

Platform: Alexander Street Press

More than 400 hours of streaming video and growing to 1,000 hours on music history, music appreciation, music performance, analysis, and theory from Medieval to the twenty-first century, recordings from the 1950s up to the most current recordings,
performances, master classes and documentaries.

Type
Audio and Video
Subject
Communication, Media and Film
Dramatic Art
History
Music
Authorized users
Alumni
Students, faculty & staff
Access
Licensed

Sage Research Methods

Reference material that guides users through the research process. From a quick dictionary definition, a case study example from a researcher in the field, a downloadable teaching dataset, a full-text title from the Quantitative Applications in the Social Sciences series, or a video tutorial showing research in action, this is a comprehensive reference source on methods for anyone planning or conducting a research project.

Type
Audio and Video
Reference
Ebooks
Subject
Disability Studies
Human Kinetics (Kinesiology)
Sports and Leisure Management
Multidisciplinary
Nursing
Psychology
Social Work
Sociology and Anthropology
Social Sciences
Authorized users
Students, faculty & staff
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Curio (CBC)

Curio.ca gives teachers and students streaming access to selected educational content from CBC and Radio-Canada, including documentaries from television and radio, news reports, archival material, stock shots and more.

Content is available to all members of the UWindsor community: students, staff, and faculty. However, only faculty have the ability to create playlists.

 

Type
Audio and Video
Subject
Human Kinetics (Kinesiology)
Social Work
Authorized users
Students, faculty & staff
Access
Licensed

Films On Demand Master

Stream full-length films in four categories: Business & Economics, Health & Medicine, Humanities & Social Sciences, Science & Mathematics, and Allied Health.

Licensed for classroom use with Canadian public performance rights, Films on Demand Master Academic Collection provides streaming access to quality films.

Type
Audio and Video
Subject
Communication, Media and Film
Disability Studies
Dramatic Art
English and Creative Writing
Human Kinetics (Kinesiology)
Indigenous Studies
Mathematics and Statistics
Social Work
Sociology and Anthropology
Authorized users
Students, faculty & staff
Access
Licensed

Theatre in Video

Platform: Alexander Street Press

Access to videos pertaining to theatre including performances, documentaries, interviews, and more.

A product of Alexander Street, Theatre in Video contains over 660 video resources featuring performances, documentaries, and interviews. Subjects include acting, modern theater, staging and design, and more.

Type
Audio and Video
Subject
Communication, Media and Film
Dramatic Art
Authorized users
Alumni
Students, faculty & staff
Access
Licensed

Paley Center Seminars

Platform: Alexander Street Press

A video archive of the acclaimed seminar series held by The Paley Center for Media (formerly The Museum of Television and Radio) in New York and Los Angeles. The seminars feature the leading names in media discussing the creative process, contemporary issues in production, and issues such as the impact of the media on contemporary society. Topics covered range from presidential advertising campaigns to reality shows, from writing sitcoms to the role of the media in the Middle East. When complete, the archive will include more than 300 hours of video, with new content added each year in regular updates. Already available are seminars on movie editing, women in television drama, and representations of gay and lesbian characters, together with panel discussions with the cast and crew of both recent hit shows (The Wire, Mad Men, Heroes, Curb Your Enthusiasm) and television classics such as M*A*S*H, Columbo and Cagney and Lacey.

Type
Audio and Video
Primary Source
Subject
Communication, Media and Film
Authorized users
Students, faculty & staff
Access
Licensed

Smithsonian Global Sound

Platform: Alexander Street Press

Produced in partnership with Smithsonian Folkways this collection of over 2,800 albums provides an unprecedented variety of online resources that support the creation, continuity, and preservation of diverse musical forms.

Type
Audio and Video
Subject
Music
Authorized users
Students, faculty & staff
Access
Licensed

Naxos Music Library

Offers streaming access to CDs and tracks, standard and rare repertoire. New CDs are added to the library every month. The library offers the complete Naxos and Marco Polo catalogues plus the complete catalogues or selected titles from classical, jazz and world music labels with more labels joining every month.

NML can be accessed from any computer, anywhere, anytime. With the new iPhone / iPod Touch App / Android App subscribers can also access the service on the go. This video demonstrates how to install the Naxos app on your iPhone or iTouch. Other instructional videos are also available. In addition to allowing subscribers to listen to recordings, NML provides liner notes for most recordings. Listeners can create personalized playlists or use predefined Naxos Music Library playlists. For student around the world the library also offers playlists for graded music exams (ABRSM, Trinity/Guildhall) in various categories and grades. Furthermore, a vast array of background information is available. Resources include:

  • Audio book transcriptions about the history of classical music and opera with listening examples
  • Libretti and synopses of over 700 operas
  • A pronunciation guide for composer and artist names
  • A glossary
  • An overview of important musical terms
  • Work analyses
  • Work details with instrumentation, publishers, duration, work information and available recordings

For Canadian students and teachers the Naxos music listening curriculum resource is designed to support any K-12 music curriculum in Canada. It contains suggestions on how one might teach the “Achievements” found in “Achieving Musical Understanding – Concepts and Skills” for K-8 and 9-12 produced by the Coalition for Music Education in Canada (CME) as well as the Canadian Music Educators Association / L´Association Canadienne des Musiciens Educateurs (CMEA / ACME).

Leddy Library's access only allows for TEN users at a time. Please try again later if you can't get access immediately.

Type
Audio and Video
Subject
Music
Education
Authorized users
Students, faculty & staff
Access
Licensed

Music Online

Platform: Alexander Street Press

Provides access to audio and visual recordings, music periodicals, books, and more.

Music Online allows users to search across all of the Alexander Street Press music products to which Leddy Library subscribes including:

  • Classical Music Reference Library
  • Classical Scores Library
  • Dance in Video
  • The Garland Encyclopedia of World Music Online
  • Smithsonian Global Sound for Libraries
Type
Audio and Video
Reference
Subject
Music
Authorized users
Students, faculty & staff
Access
Licensed
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