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People who witness notable historic moments, either in real time or on film, remember forever how they felt at the time. Who can forget the shock of seeing the helicopter pushed off the USS Blue Ridge carrier at the Fall of Saigon in 1975, or the thrill of watching Neil Armstrong taking his first step onto the moon’s surface? Now you can experience these and tens of thousands of other historical moments in the same visceral way, with American History in Video.

American History in Video

Criminal Justice and Public Safety in Video is a landmark collection that illustrates the strategies, techniques, and experiences of professionals serving on the front lines of justice and public safety. From law enforcement and corrections personnel, to first responders and victims’ advocates, this compilation of documentaries, training videos, and interviews visually depicts the theoretical principles and practical application of criminal justice and emergency response.

Criminal Justice and Public Safety

This collection of nearly 5,000 videos provides resources for both new and experienced teachers to increase their knowledge and skills and for education faculty to link abstract theories of education to real-world students and classrooms. Topics include teaching methods, leadership, professional development, behavior, curriculum, classroom management and much more.

Education in Video

Over 1,900 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. This collection presents points of view and historical and current experiences from diverse cultures and traditions world-wide.

This video collection defines and explores today’s latest medical progress in health and wellness issues and their impact on society – with hundreds of premium documentaries, profiles, reports, and interviews. Specialized areas of interest include public health, adolescent health, mental health, long-term health care, medical technology, diet and nutrition and many more.

A collection of critically acclaimed documentaries that explore human history from the earliest civilizations to the late twentieth century. Global in scope, covering Africa and the Americas, Asia, Europe, the Middle East, and Oceania. Geographical and chronological coverage captures longer-term and multiple perspectives, so students can make connections across cultures and over time, incorporating people, places, events, and artifacts from around the world and across the centuries.