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Media Resources: Alexander Street Press

Describes the media collection at Walker library.

Creating Clips - Alexander Street Press

You can create clips of Alexander Street Press videos. The clips can be shown in the classroom to emphasize specific content for a discussion or presentation. Remember, you must create an account in order to create clips.  

Alexander Street Press Video Tutorials: Using the video player; Creating Clips, Creating Custom Playlists and more. 

Creating Playlists

This video shows how to create custom playlists using Music and the Performing Arts as a topic.

Beatles Come to America

An example of viewing a clip created from Alexander Street Press. 

Kent State Riots

Creating an Account

To create a new account, click the  link at the top of any page on the site and select “Create New Account”. Fill in the boxes to create an account.

Playlists

When you find a film, clip or image, you want to add to a Playlist, simply select "Playlist" below the film frame. Assign a name and description if you want. If you are not already signed in, you will be prompted to do so.

Create Clips

To create custom clips,  click on the scissors  or bookmark icon at the bottom of the frame. 
Enter the start and finish times of your clip (or drag the green and red flad to indicate start and stop).  You can assign a title and description as well. 

Choose who is able to view the clip. Note: if you want to embed the clip, you'll need to change Just me to a public option.

Links to helpful videos: 

Clip Video (National Institute of Education)

Embed

Videos and clips may be embedded in D2L or on a web site.  Select Embed/Link and add the URL or embed code to where you want to view the item.