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Free Streaming Video Resources
Archive of American Television
Over 800 oral history interviews (over 4,000 hours) with American television legends.
Watch thousands of free online documentaries, spanning across all genres
Freedocumentaries.org streams full-length documentary films free of charge, with no registration needed. For several films, we even offer the ability to watch trailers or to download the actual film. (from website).
The award winning documentaries from PBS
New York Times Site License / NYTimes Pass
The Academic Site License using NYTimes Group Passes provides Stonehill College users with full access to NYTimes.com and the NYTimes.com smartphone app using any device. Access all current content, including articles, videos, images, and other multi-media content, available on NYTimes.com.
Create a NYTimes.com account using your Stonehill email address. If you already have a NYTimes.com account using your school email address, you may log in with those credentials. Once activated, your NYTimes.com Group Pass can be used from any location for the duration of your license period.
Archives of C-SPAN broadcasts back to 1987. Includes coverage of every House and Senate session and every White House press briefing and other acts of official Washington.
Streaming Media Available from the MacPhaidin Library
The MacPhaidin library subscribed to thousands of titles of streaming media content. Over 10,000 video titles can be found using the HillSearch Catalog. When searching for a title simply use the facet on the left hand column to limit your results to Online Video.
Our titles will play on a wide variety of devices and are available on campus and off-campus when logged into the Stonehill Network. To access video from off campus you need to authenticate to the system using the barcode from your Hillcard and a PIN that you have created. For more information go to the Help with Off-Campus Access web page.
To explore the collections of Streaming Video use the links listed below:
Films Media Group (Streaming Video)
Films Media Group brings you its Films for the Humanities and Sciences, and Films On Demand Collections. They combine their newest videos with many of their best-selling programs to provide you with an up-to-date, cross-curricular digital library that spans high school, advanced placement and college needs.
Kanopy Video Collection (Streaming Video)
Kanopy provides access to more than 120 licensed streaming videos for use in your classroom or assigned viewing. Additional titles from the Kanopy library can be requested through Stonehill's Kanopy streaming site. Kanopy is a distributor of films from BBD, PBS, Media Education Foundation and many other production companies and independent filmmakers. The Kanopy collection consists of documentaries and educational videos in the following subject areas; the arts, business, education (K-12), global studies and languages, health, media & communications, sciences, social sciences and technical training. In addition, there are 64 languages represented in the collection. Videos can be clipped and transcripts are provided.
Swank (Streaming Media)
Swank provides access to theatrical films selected by faculty for their courses. Swank includes feature films, documentaries and foreign films from the largest movie studios, including Warner Bros., Paramount, NBCUniversal, Columbia Pictures, Lions Gate, MGM, Miramax and many more.