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Digital Media: Video

Lavery Library provides many digital media resources for use in the classroom and for research. Use this guide to help you explore these resources.

Lavery Databases for Film and Video

Government Video Resources

Government works are not copyright protected. Government works are defined as work produced by an officer or employee of the United States government. Please be cautious here, as works produced by contractors are copyright protected.

Photo Courtesy of The Library of Congress American Memory


Edison's Kinetoscope, open. Film was threaded on rollers as a continuous ribbon.

Free Internet Sources for Films and Video

There are many sources for media freely available online. Please be sure to check each site for copyright stipulations.