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Audio and Video Resources at OU

A guide to audio and video resources available to the OU community.


Academic Video Online (AVON) is a multidisciplinary streaming video service from Alexander Street Press. Featured partners include the BBC, PBS, Bloomberg, and Videofashion, among others. Some of the types of content types are documentaries, newsreels, instructional films, and interviews. All of the usual ASP features are available: the ability to make clips and embed content, view simultaneous transcripts, send to mobile, and cross-search with several ASP products.

Title card, Santa Claus vs. Cupid. Thomas A. Edison, Inc. 1915. Source: Academic Video Online database.