Selected Videos from the Collection
Foreign Language Films
Find Videos and Audiobooks in the Library
VHS, DVDs, Streaming Videos, and Audiobooks
Search the Media Collection: Videos and audiobooks may be checked out from the circulation desk on the 1st floor. Items are not currently on public display. Please ask a circulation staff member for assistance retrieving an item.
Need a space where a group can watch a digital video or movie together? Check out our Library Spaces page for several possibilities. Groups of 4-8 may use a Group Study room, all of which are equipped with computers. Larger groups may reserve one of the Meeting Places. VHS tapes may be viewed in room 114D. Viewings should be academically-related and must not exceed reasonable noise levels.
For individual viewing, check out a pair of headphones from the Technology Services Desk and grab any available computer.
Find Videos Using the Library Catalog.
Finding a Video
Title /Keyword Search
1. If you know the exact title, choose Title from the All Fields box to the right.
2. If unsure of the exact title, leave All Fields as the default.
3. Enter the title or keywords in the search box. i.e money driven medicine.
4. From "Limit to" in Collection, select Media Collection.
5. From the Format box, select DVD, VHS, or VIDEO.
5. Click Find.
6. The search results appear. If you searched an exact title, the item should be displayed at the top. Keyword searches may require scrolling through the results to find the title you wanted.
For Faculty: How to Book a Media Item for use in the classroom. THIS SERVICE CURRENTLY UNAVAILABLE.
1. Search the Library Catalog to find the desired item.
2. Click Book This Material to book media online.
3. Enter your Pipeline User Name and Password. Click Login.
4. Select a location. Choose Media Library Walker Library Circulation Desk
5. Available dates appear in green on the calendar.
6. Select the Month, Day, and Year you wish to use the film.
7. Click Submit to process the request. Or Cancel if you change your mind.
8. The item(s) will be available at the Library Circulation Desk on the first floor.
For more detailed instrucitons, see the Booking Media tab.
Find Audio Materials Using the Library Catalog.
Audio materials include books on cd (call no. G) and audiocassettes (call no. A). Both are considered audiobooks. The most recent items display first. You should not see audiocassettes unless the title you specified is only available in that format.
Finding a Specific Audiobook (Title)
1. If you know the exact title, change Keyword from the pulldown menu to Title.
2. Enter the desired title words into the search box. i.e girl with the dragon tattoo
3. Change View Entire Collection to Media Library (LRC) using the pulldown arrow.
4. Specify AUDIOBKS-CD from the Material Type box.
5. Click Submit.
6. To retrieve the item, take the call number to the Circulation Desk on the first floor.
Finding audiobooks in General (Keyword)
1. Leave Any Field as the default in the pulldown menu.
2. Enter the desired title words into the search box: i.e. audiobooks mystery
4. Below, the search boxes, using the arrows, change View Entire Collection to Media Library (LRC).
5. Click Submit.
6 The results will include any audiobooks in this particular genre in the collection.
7. To retrieve the item, take the call number to the Circulation Desk on the first floor.
Note: You may also do a very general search like audiobooks which retrieves all audiobooks in the collection (hopefully).
We are no longer purchasing audiobooks for the collection.
Find Video Materials with the JEWL Search Box
Finding a Specific Video
1. Type the desired title in the search box. i.e. "money driven medicine".
2. Change "All" to "videos" and press "Go".
3. "money driven medicine" shows two results. The first is a streaming media version; the second is the physical copy DVD.
4. Select the version you wish to use.
5. The dvd is available at the Walker Library Circulation Desk. You'll need the call number to check it out.
For Faculty: How to Book this Material using the EDS Search Box.
1. If you are on the search results page, click Check Library Availability link for the dvd version.
2. The catalog record comes up and Book This Material is available.
3. Click on Book This Material to reserve your film for use in the classroom. For more detailed instructions, please see the Book Media Material page.
Find Audio Materials with the JEWL Search Box
The EBSCO Discovery Search Box can be used to find many types of materials. These directions will show you how to find audiobooks in the Media Collection of Walker Library.
Finding Audiobooks (Title)
1. Type in the desired title. i.e. "the girl with the dragon tattoo".
2. Change "All" to "audio" and press "Go".
3. "The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo" shows up at the top.
4. Information for location, call no. and availability will display. i.e. Availability: On the shelf
Finding Audiobooks (Keywords)
Follow the same directions above except enter keywords i.e. audiobooks fiction for a broader search of what's available.
Or try audiobooks psychology, audiobooks mystery for various genre types.
If you'd like to see what's available in audiobook format with no genre specified, type audiobooks.
Note: Make sure audio is selected from the pull down menu. Step 2.
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