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Database Tutorials

This LibGuide contains step by step instructions for majority of research databases available in the Wolfgram collection.

Academic Video Online (AVON)

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About This Database

Academic Video Online (AVON) provides unlimited access to more than 65,000 videos, including documentaries, interviews, field recordings, and films for classroom instruction. All of the videos have closed captioning available, as well as running transcripts. You are also able to email films, embed them into Canvas, and create clips of your favorite videos.

Tips & Instructions

Proquest has created a comprehensive guide that highlights the various disciplines and subject available for viewing as well as search tips for navigating the database. For further instructions on how to view, access, and share content, please see the HELP page for more information. 

Note: To create clips or send  videos via email, you must be logged into a personal account. To create a personal account, click on the image at the top right corner of the page. This will direct you to a login page where there is an option to create a new account.