Nov. 27, 2018: Academic Video Online
Academic Video Online is a great resource that partners with organizations such as Bloomberg, BBC, and PBS to provide documentaries, instructional videos, and news footage on a variety of disciplines. The topics covered range from Art and Design, Health Sciences, and History, as well as many more. Additionally, there are helpful resources and tutorials to improve your skills in Excel, Prezi, Skype, and other business tools. The database also includes many helpful videos for personal improvement, covering topics such as cooking skills, travel information, and other instructional videos.
You can search through all videos in the database or browse by content type, author, publisher, date, or other criteria. Additionally, you can browse existing playlists of videos or create your own, make clips of videos, and bookmark your spot while watching. This is an excellent resource for your academic needs, improving your skills with various business tools, and strengthening personal life skills.
Aug. 17, 2018: Criminal Justice and Public Safety
Criminal Justice and Public Safety in Video is a great resource for Criminal Justice majors or anyone who is interested in learning more about public safety and the law.
This resource provides hundreds of videos on the topics of law enforcement and public safety. With over 700 hours of content, these videos cover a wide range of topics centering on law enforcement and legal matters as well as human rights and national security. You can easily search videos and other content, as well as browse by subject, discipline, and content type, to find information to fit your needs.
This database can help you see relevant topics from multiple perspectives and gain a more nuanced understanding of these critical issues. You can access this database at https://search.alexanderstreet.com/lawv or through McConnell’s A-Z Database list at http://libguides.radford.edu/az.php.
July 1, 2018: Testing and Education Reference Center
Gale’s Testing and Education Reference Center database is a great resource that provides access to a variety of practice tests and tutorials to help you prepare for your entire academic career and beyond. This database includes many helpful tutorials and practice tests that cover everything from basic academic skills through career preparation as well as help for international students.
Through this database you can find tutorials that cover basic academic skills and study tools and practice tests for academic entrance tests from high school through graduate school. You can also find valuable career resources as well, from tips on resume writing to help with certifications in various fields. There are also study resources for international students, including information for those seeking citizenship in the United States.
This is an essential resource for anyone who wants to improve their academic skills or expand their career options. You can access this database http://terc.nelnetsolutions.com/home/index, or through McConnell Library’s A-Z Database List at http://libguides.radford.edu/az.php.
May 21, 2018: Current Affairs in Video
Alexander Street’s Current Affairs in Video database is an excellent resource for anyone who is interested in political science and current affairs.
This database provides access to over 500 hours’ worth of award-winning films and documentaries on current political issues. These films cover a variety of issues from regions all over the world, with topics ranging from health policy to terrorism.
You can easily browse videos by a variety of criteria including subject, discipline, or region. You can also easily search for specific videos on the homepage.
This is a great resource for anyone who is looking for in-depth and interdisciplinary coverage of current political issues in a global context.