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Theatre in Video: Volume II

Alternative Titles
Theatre in Video 2
Theatre in Video Volume 2
Theater in Video Volume II
Theater in Video Volume 2
Theater in Video 2
Description

Theatre in Video: Volume II complements Theatre in Video with about 400 additional hours of plays and documentaries.  Volume II has a greater focus on contemporary and international productions.  Includes performances from Shakespeare's Globe Theatre, the BBC, Theatre Arts Films and TMW Media Group. 

Type
Video
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/40092
Access
Authorized UM users (+ guests in UM Libraries)Authorized UM users (+ guests in UM Libraries)
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John James Audubon's Birds of North America and Viviparous Quadrupeds

Alternative Titles
Audubon's Birds and Mammals
Description

John Audubon published many scientific works in his lifetime, but two are world-renowned for their artistic as well as scientific merit: The Birds of America from Original Drawings (often referred as the “double-elephant folio”; published between 1827 and 1838 in London by Robert Havell Jr.; first work purchased for the University of Michigan Library in 1839) and The Viviparous Quadrupeds of North America (often referred to as the “imperial folio”; published between 1845 and 1848 in Philadelphia by J.T. Bowen; purchased jointly by the Special Collections Library and the William L. Clements Library in 2014). These Plate volumes are respectively intaglio and lithographic prints, both exquisitely handcolored.

The images in this collection are in the public domain and may be used without permission. Kindly provide attribution to the University of Michigan Special Collections Library for these images and where the original materials are held.

Type
Images
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/39716
Access
Open access for all usersOpen access for all users
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Health Education Assets Library

Alternative Titles
HEAL Collection
HEAL
Description

The Health Education Assets Library (HEAL) is a collection of over 22,000 freely available digital materials for health sciences education. The collection is now housed at the University of Utah J. Willard Marriott Digital Library.  Specific collections include neuroscience, hematology, histology, and dermatology.

Type
Images
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/39656
Access
Open access for all usersOpen access for all users
Subjects

Trauma Image Database

Alternative Titles
Trauma.Org: Trauma Image Database
Description

Images are classified and searchable.  Freely available for educational use.  Images are directed towards healthcare professionals.

Content is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-Noncommercial-Share Alike 2.5 Generic (CC BY-NC-SA 2.5) license.

Type
Images
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/39654
Access
Open access for all usersOpen access for all users
Subjects

National Cancer Institute: Visuals Online

Alternative Titles
NCI Visuals Online
Description

Provides a range of photographs and illustrations that may help communicators of medical and public health convey meaning, describe concepts and tell stories. The collection spans everything from biomedical, science, and patient-care related illustrations and images to portraits of present and past directors and the staff of the National Cancer Institute.  Currently provides public access to 3,085 images.

Most of the images are in the public domain.

Type
Images
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/39652
Access
Open access for all usersOpen access for all users
Subjects

Met Opera on Demand

Alternative Titles
Metropolitan Opera on Demand
MetOpera
Description

Met Opera on Demand: Student Access offers users instant access to more than 500 full-length Metropolitan Opera performances, including stunning HD videos from the Met’s award-winning Live in HD series of movie theater transmissions, classic telecasts from the 1970s, ‘80s, and ‘90s, and hundreds of radio broadcasts dating back to 1935. All videos include English subtitles, and recent HD videos include subtitles in French, German, Italian, Portuguese, Russian, and/or Spanish. New titles are added every month, with most of the Met’s Live in HD programs coming online a few months after their live transmission date. Every opera includes an English synopsis, with synopses in multiple languages available for many operas.

Please note this resource is not compatible with the iPad due to its use of Flash Player. (The iPad app does not allow one to access the resource through one's institutional subscription.) Product is limited to 10 simultaneous users; if you experience a turn-away, please check back.

Type
Video
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/31929
Access
Authorized UM users (+ guests in UM Libraries)Authorized UM users (+ guests in UM Libraries)
Subjects

PBS Video Collection

Description

The PBS Video Collection contains a core group of 245 titles available for three years, with an assortment of 172 additional titles available on a temporary basis.  

Topics include history, science, health, technology, performing arts, psychology, anthropology, politics and literature.

Features films from the series Frontline, American Experience, NOVA, Great Performances, America in Primetime, American Masters, e2, and Odyssey. Includes works by Ken Burns, Michael Wood, and other filmmakers.

Type
Video
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/31855
Access
Authorized UM users (+ guests in UM Libraries)Authorized UM users (+ guests in UM Libraries)
Subjects

Artemis Primary Sources

Alternative Titles
Gale Artemis: Primary Sources
Description

Artemis is a full-text primary source database that cross-searches Gale's Eighteenth-Century Collections Online (ECCO) and Nineteenth-Century Collections Online (NCCO). 

Type
Database
E-Book(s)
Text Collection
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/31296
Access
Authorized UM users (+ guests in UM Libraries)Authorized UM users (+ guests in UM Libraries)
Subjects

The First World War: Personal Experiences and Propaganda

Description

This database include a wide range of source material for the study of World War I, comprising personal narratives, printed books, military files, propaganda pamphlets, and visual materials. The database also includes interactive maps. The collections are organized into two modules, Personal Experiences and Propaganda and Recruitment.

Digitized materials include:

Diaries and journals
Letters
Personal narratives and reminiscences
Trench literature and soldiers’ journals
Postcards
Scrapbooks and albums
Photographs and 360° views of personal items and objects
Sketches and paintings
Ephemera
Sheet music
Photographs
War art
Cartoons and comics
Propaganda and recruiting posters
Extracts from local newspapers
Minute books
Papers of the Ministry of Information
Papers of the Kriegspresseamt
Tribunal case files
Instructions for the distribution of propaganda
Leaflets and Pamphlets
Trench maps

Type
Images
Text Collection
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/31228
Access
Authorized UM users (+ guests in UM Libraries)Authorized UM users (+ guests in UM Libraries)
Subjects

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