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Search for All Streaming Videos Owned by Hinds

To search for a list of all streaming videos subscribed to by Hinds Libraries, click "Search" without entering any terms.  Otherwise, add key terms or a title.  Off-campus access requires a HindsNet login and password.

Search for Hinds Streaming Videos by Vendor

Hinds currently uses 3 video vendors: Ambrose, Films on Demand and Swank.  To search for a list of videos by vendor, select the vendor from the drop down menu and click "Search" without entering any terms.  Otherwise, add key terms or a title.  Off-campus access requires a HindsNet login and password.


About the Vendors & Direct Link to Databases

Ambrose (see Special Instructions for Embedding in Canvas) - 577 videos in Literature, Science, Social Science, Philosophy, and History including but not limited to:

  • Great poets of the World
  • 46 BBC Programs (including Shakespeare Plays)
  • Great African American Authors
  • Eisenhower's Secret War
  • The Eisenhower Era
  • Great Irish Authors
  • Great Authors of the British Isles
  • Human Geography: Making Sense of Planet Earth
  • Physical Geography: Making Sense of Planet Earth
  • The Making of Mankind
  • America: A Personal History of the U.S.

Family and Consumer Science Videos (Films on Demand) - 973 films in the following areas Parenting, Child Development, Child Care, Life Skills, Fashion, Textiles and Interiors and Culinary Arts.

  • Parenting & Child Development
  • Child Care
  • Life Skills
  • Fashion, Textiles & Interiors
  • Culinary Arts.

Films on Demand (see Special Instructions for Embedding in Canvas) - part of the Films Media Group and serves the education community through Films for the Humanities and Sciences, Cambridge Educational, Meridian Education, and Shopware.

Film Platform (Video - Hunting Ground) - documentaries of social, political and cultural importance by some of the world’s top international filmmakers.

Kanopy Films (Video - Sugar Coated - Investigating PR Tactics Implemented by the Food Industry) - documentaries, indie and foreign films, must-see classics and blockbuster movies.

KnowledgeEdge (Society of Management Engineers) - 1100+ books, 600 industrial training videos and clips, 16,000+ technical papers, and the Manufacturing Knowledge Base wiki (the 9-volume Tool & Manufacturing Engineers’ Handbook series now in a peer-reviewed, wiki environment).

Swank - latest box-office hits, independent features, documentaries, international movies and classics. (Note: For mobile devices, requires the Swank Media Player App).

Direct Link to Video Databases

Ambrose (see Special Instructions for Embedding in Canvas) - 577 videos in Literature, Science, Social Science, Philosophy, and History

Family and Consumer Science Videos (Films on Demand) - 973 films in the following areas Parenting, Child Development, Child Care, Life Skills, Fashion, Textiles and Interiors and Culinary Arts.

Films on Demand (see Special Instructions for Embedding in Canvas) - part of the Films Media Group and serves the education community through Films for the Humanities and Sciences, Cambridge Educational, Meridian Education, and Shopware.

Film Platform (Video - Hunting Ground) - documentaries of social, political and cultural importance by some of the world’s top international filmmakers.

Kanopy Films (Video - Sugar Coated - Investigating PR Tactics Implemented by the Food Industry) - documentaries, indie and foreign films, must-see classics and blockbuster movies.

KnowledgeEdge (Society of Management Engineers) - books, training videos and clips, technical papers, and the Tool & Manufacturing Engineers’ Handbook series.

Swank (On mobile devices, requires Swank Media Player App) - latest box-office hits, independent features, documentaries, international movies and classics.