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Cultural & Academic Films

This library of academic and cultural films features collections from the Academic Film Archive and the Media Burn Independent Film Archive, as well as a selection of documentaries created by Dorothy Fadiman. In addition, films from the University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archeology and Anthropology are presented including those by Watson Kintner who used film to document his world travels, and the popular television show from the 1950s: “What in the World?”

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Khan Academy
collection
2,738
ITEMS
4.1M
VIEWS
collection
eye 4.1M
The Khan Academy is a non-profit educational organization created in 2006, by Bangladeshi American educator Salman Khan. With the stated mission of "providing a high quality education to anyone, anywhere", the website supplies a free online collection of more than 2,400 micro lectures via video tutorials stored on YouTube teaching mathematics, history, finance, physics, chemistry, biology, astronomy, economics and now computer science.
Topics: Khan Academy, education, lessons, Salman Khan
Academic Film Archive of North America
collection
379
ITEMS
1.7M
VIEWS
collection
eye 1.7M
The mission of The Academic Film Archive of North America (AFA) is to acquire, preserve, document, and promote academic film by providing an archive, resource, and forum for continuing scholarly advancement and public exhibition. The AFA defines academic film as any film in the broad subject areas of the Humanities and Sciences which were sold into secondary school, university, and public libraries. Such films might have been made by educational film companies, television networks, non-profit...
TED Talks
collection
2,942
ITEMS
957,364
VIEWS
by Academic conference, Richard Saul Wurman, Harry Marks, technology, design
collection
eye 957,364
TED (Technology, Entertainment and Design) is a global set of conferences owned by the private non-profit Sapling Foundation, formed to disseminate "ideas worth spreading." http://www.ted.com/ Videos in this collection include originals in 420p quality MPEG4 16:9 aspect ratio, and a derived letter-boxed version in NTSC Standard Definition MPEG2 in a 4:3 aspect ratio that is broadcast ready. This collection contains only those TedTalks that don't contain trailing commercials. TedTalks...
Topic: Ted Talks
collection
eye 863,738
In its 120-year history, the University of Pennsylvania Museum has collected nearly one million objects, many obtained directly through its own field excavations or anthropological research. Three gallery floors feature materials from ancient Egypt, Mesopotamia, the Bible Lands, Mesoamerica, Asia and the ancient Mediterranean World, as well as artifacts from native peoples of the Americas, Africa and Polynesia. This collection on the Internet Archive represents a portion of the motion picture...
Pankaj Oudhia
collection
17,546
ITEMS
347,319
VIEWS
collection
eye 347,319
I am Pankaj Oudhia working independently as researcher and documenting Traditional Medicinal Knowledge about Herbs and Insects in India. Presently my work is focused on Medicinal Rice of Asia.
Topics: Traditional Healing, Biodiversity Driven Drug Discovery, Medicinal Rice
Timothy Leary Archive: Videos
collection
100
ITEMS
287,112
VIEWS
collection
eye 287,112
The Timothy Leary Archive covers forty years of lectures, TV guest appearances, performance art, talk shows, and experimental films from Timothy's personal archives. News report of the start of this collection in February 2009.
Anarchivism
collection
213
ITEMS
280,098
VIEWS
collection
eye 280,098
Anarchivism is an ad-hoc group of volunteer archivists who are primarily aimed at saving and preserving both digital and analog media when current methods of preservation seem lacking. Officially started in 2012 as a way to pool together projects by several individuals, the group has become a centralized haven for capturing and sharing little-known or forgotten media. This does not simply include copying files from a website, but hunting down missing entries and filling holes to create as...
Topics: iptv, archiving, conference
Fadiman Social Documentaries
collection
69
ITEMS
200,786
VIEWS
collection
eye 200,786
Oscar nominated filmmaker Dorothy Fadiman's documentaries focus on social issues including education, women's rights, HIV prevention, and abortion. View a selection of her films here. Click for more information about Dorothy Fadiman's films . All public, educational, and government access television stations (PEG) and community media stations have permission to broadcast any of Dorothy Fadiman's films .
Emersons California Bar Review
collection
171
ITEMS
156,612
VIEWS
by Emerson Stafford
collection
eye 156,612
Emerson Stafford's eight week course for preparing for the California Bar exam.
Topics: law lectures, legal terminology, California Bar Exam, law
Media Burn
collection
21
ITEMS
115,227
VIEWS
collection
eye 115,227
The Media Burn Archive contains a unique collection of 5,000 non-fiction videotapes reflecting historical, political and social reality as seen by independent producers from 1972 to 2002. It supplies a major dose of American studies, media history and electronic literacy. You are invited to enjoy this small selection of films from the Media Burn Independent Video Archive! Click to go to the webpage of the Media Burn Independent Video Archive .
movies are made
collection
877
ITEMS
99,147
VIEWS
collection
eye 99,147
Film snippets for teaching movie storytelling techniques
Topic: movie storytelling techniques
Buckminster Fuller Archive
collection
12
ITEMS
83,851
VIEWS
collection
eye 83,851
During the last two weeks of January 1975 Buckminster Fuller gave an extraordinary series of lectures concerning his entire life's work. These thinking out loud lectures span 42 hours and examine in depth all of Fuller's major inventions and discoveries from the 1927 Dymaxion house, car and bathroom, through the Wichita House, geodesic domes, and tensegrity structures, as well as the contents of Synergetics. Autobiographical in parts, Fuller recounts his own personal history in the context of...
Topic: Buckminster Fuller
The Ghost Players Collection
collection
6,284
ITEMS
72,885
VIEWS
collection
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The Ghost Players originated with the pro ball players in the movie Field of Dreams. Since the movie’s 1989 release, they have played exhibition games, performed comedy routines, taught kids’ baseball clinics on the Field of Dreams and at ballparks around the world. The Ghost Players Collection consists of almost 60 hours and more than 6,000 clips of the Ghost Players and their travels between 1989 and 2008.
Topics: Field of Dreams, Iowa, baseball
Global Lives Project
collection
1,237
ITEMS
58,514
VIEWS
collection
eye 58,514
The mission of the Global Lives Project is to collaboratively build a video library of human life experience that reshapes how we as both producers and viewers conceive of cultures, nations and people outside of our own communities. For more information, please visit globallives.org .
Topic: globallives
PBS | NPR Forum Network
collection
39
ITEMS
55,523
VIEWS
by PBS | NPR Forum Network
collection
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prototype for PBS | NPR Forum Network collections at archive.org The PBS | NPR Forum Network is dedicated to curating and serving live and on-demand lectures given by some of the world's foremost scholars, authors, artists, scientists, policy makers and community leaders. These events are hosted by world-class cultural and educational organizations in Boston and beyond. Through this online service hundreds of thousands of people worldwide listen to these talks wherever and whenever they choose....
A Year At The Wheel
collection
163
ITEMS
46,202
VIEWS
collection
eye 46,202
The people Shane and Amy Bugbee encountered all across America, every manner of character from every walk of life, were thoughtful and thinking, and they had a lot to say - much of it might be surprising. The footage contained in this collection is all of the raw footage from the entire project. These are the raw interviews as well as road footage of the couple with their dog Cheyenne and their turtle Myrtle, along with interviews and observations from their unique interview subjects, it also...
Topics: A Year At The Wheel, Paul Krassner, A Year At The Wheel, bugbees, shane bugbee, creatives,...
Chicago Film Archives
collection
39
ITEMS
46,008
VIEWS
collection
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Chicago Film Archives is a regional film archive dedicated to collecting, preserving and providing access to films that represent the Midwest. CFA incorporated in late 2003 in order to preserve and catalogue over five thousand 16mm films donated by the Chicago Public Library. Since then, CFA's collection has expanded to over fourteen thousand films of various genres and forms. In addition to collecting films by commercial, experimental and documentary filmmakers, CFA is particularly interested...
Topics: Chicago Film Archives, CFA, Midwest, 16mm film, 8mm film, Chicago Public Library, commercial films,...
Appalshop Archive
collection
134
ITEMS
40,473
VIEWS
collection
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Appalshop Archive has made selections from two of its local television collections available on the Internet Archive: Early Headwaters Television, 1980-1984 In 1980 Appalshop launched a weekly television series on WKYH-TV, the local NBC affiliate in Hazard, Kentucky. The series title, Headwaters, was inspired by the many rivers that originate in the mountains of eastern Kentucky. A mixture of folk arts, local affairs and music, Headwaters programs documented regional artists, artisans, and...
Topics: pbs, bluegrass, music, kentucky, appalachia
Washington State University Libraries
collection
552
ITEMS
38,749
VIEWS
collection
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Washington State University Libraries have more than two million books and over 30,000 journal and magazine subscriptions. Media, maps, microforms, government publications, ebooks, ejournals, manuscripts, archives, and special collections additionally support WSU's teaching and research programs. Approximately 35,000 volumes are added to the collection annually.
Topic: Academic Libraries
Rutland Historical Society
collection
356
ITEMS
36,705
VIEWS
collection
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The Rutland Historical Society was founded in 1969 to serve the original town of Rutland which includes the present towns of Proctor, Rutland Town, West Rutland and the City of Rutland.  Our video collection contains the Society’s award winning Historically Speaking Episodes, which includes interviews and historical pictorial material in a flexible TV magazine format. Moments in History Episodes provides brief segments chronicling Rutland’s past.  Notes From the Past...
Topics: Rutland, Vermont
University of Washington Libraries
collection
112
ITEMS
29,528
VIEWS
collection
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The University of Washington Libraries is among the largest academic research libraries in North America, with a collection of more than seven million cataloged volumes, six million in microform format, more than 50,000 serial titles, and several million items in audio/video/film and other formats. From this Internet Archive provided portal, you will find links to a selection of audio and video from the UW Libraries' collections. Questions? Email us at medialib "at" uw "dot"...
Middlebury College Digital Lecture Archive
collection
364
ITEMS
26,711
VIEWS
collection
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The Middlebury College Digital Lecture Archive includes video of lectures and events from Middlebury College. Lectures and addresses included in this collection have been delivered by speakers from many institutions on a variety of critical topics, and are made available whenever possible via the Internet Archive and other online platforms.
Topics: Lectures, Commencement speeches, Middlebury College
PBS | NPR Forum Network Arts & Media
collection
12
ITEMS
23,863
VIEWS
collection
eye 23,863
Arts & Media programming of the PBS | NPR Forum Network see all collections of the PBS | NPR Forum Network at Archive.org
Memories to Light: Asian American Home Movies
collection
156
ITEMS
23,172
VIEWS
by caam_memoriestolight
collection
eye 23,172
Memories to Light: Asian American Home Movies demonstrates the importance of collective storytelling and fosters a greater understanding of the Asian American experience. The emotional quality and authenticity of home movies combined with interactive media arts engagement has the power to engender and transcend notions of history and memory on greater communal and individual levels. Through Memories to Light: Asian American Home Movies , the power of collective memory and media will bring to...
Topics: home movies, asian
collection
eye 21,913
Welcome to LION TV, the Library Information Literacy Online Network (LION) devoted to helping you learn all about the world of Information. Content for LION TV comes from the ANimated Tutorial Sharing Project (ANTS), an international collaborative screencasting and video tutorial project. Whether you are wanting to learn how to do Research, use Google more effectively, understand what is an authoritative web site, or learn about a myriad of issues related to information (such as Privacy,...
Topics: LION, ANTS
collection
eye 21,812
Katrina's Jewish Voices – An online collecting project of the Jewish Women's Archive A joint project by the Jewish Women's Archive partnered with the Goldring/Woldenberg Institute of Southern Jewish Life (ISJL) to capture the voices and experiences of members of the Jewish communities of New Orleans and the Gulf Coast communities during Hurricane Katrina and its aftermath. For more information, see katrina.jwa.org/about#about-oral-history .
Topics: Katrina, Jewish
collection
eye 16,050
Jewish women across the country have helped shape and nurture their families, communities, and institutions, yet their contributions have often been overlooked. Weaving Women's Words, provides a collection of women's stories in their own voices with supporting documents to fill this gap. Born early in the twentieth century, and interviewed at the beginning of the 21st, our narrators lived through decades of political, social and economic upheaval, as well as dramatic changes in expectations for...
Topics: Oral History, Jewish Women, Jewish community
Mathematics - Hamid Naderi Yeganeh (Video)
collection
90
ITEMS
13,671
VIEWS
by Hamid Naderi Yeganeh
collection
eye 13,671
Mathematics - Hamid Naderi Yeganeh (Image) Mathematics - Hamid Naderi Yeganeh Mathematical Concepts Illustrated by Hamid Naderi Yeganeh The art of Hamid Naderi Yeganeh Hamid Naderi Yeganeh Sample Videos
Topics: mathematics, geometry, math, maths, video
Global Islands Project
collection
122
ITEMS
12,828
VIEWS
collection
eye 12,828
Global Islands Project -- ongoing series of multi-media pdf-ebooks/field-recordings/films -- a pastoral, pictorial and phonic elicitation of island parameters. An intensive examination of small islands and their paradigmatic solutions to globalism... Ethnographically a shared world of historical experience -- not the romanticized and divided universe of them and us. Your feudal-world is based on mutual relief at your common corruption. Maybe some cultures are based on even worse. But that...
Topic: fiji
Port Washington Performing Arts
collection
351
ITEMS
8,791
VIEWS
collection
eye 8,791
A celebration of the performing arts in Port Washington, NY. This is a collection of photos, videos, audio recordings and programs of the Paul D. Schreiber H.S. Varsity Choir, Orchestra, Band, the Schreiber HS Performing Arts Dept., Play Troupe, Harbor Theater Co., Port Singers spanning the years 1925 to 2018.  Many thanks to Pamela and Ronald Meadows, Jerald B. Stone and Don E. Jones for this material.
Topic: performing arts
Northern Illinois University Digital Library
collection
82
ITEMS
8,097
VIEWS
by Northern Illinois University Digital Library
collection
eye 8,097
Materials in this collection are contributed by the Northern Illinois University Digital Library. Materials include interview clips with scholars on a variety of topics relevant to American History, as well as digitized books and other documents from our Rare Books & Special Collections department.
Topic: Northern Illinois University
by PBS | NPR Forum Network
collection
eye 7,041
News and Public Affairs programming of the PBS | NPR Forum Network see all collections of the PBS | NPR Forum Network at Archive.org
PBS | NPR Forum Network History
collection
3
ITEMS
6,613
VIEWS
collection
eye 6,613
History programming of the PBS | NPR Forum Network see all collections of the PBS | NPR Forum Network at Archive.org
Rumi Nagashima
collection
83
ITEMS
6,477
VIEWS
by Global Lives Project
collection
eye 6,477
This is part of a 24-hour recording of a day in the life of Rumi Nagashima, a college student and girl scout troop leader from Tokyo, Japan. She was 22 years old at the time of the shoot. Rumi Nagashima was born in 1984 in Higashi-Koganei, a suburb of Tokyo, Japan. At the time of the Global Lives Project shoot, she was about to graduate from Atomi University with a degree in Management Studies, and had a job lined-up with Fujitsu as a systems engineer. Due to an accident in 2005, she lost the...
Topics: globallivesproject, Global Lives Project, glp, globallives
Jamila Jad
collection
102
ITEMS
5,705
VIEWS
by Global Lives Project
collection
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This is part of a 24-hour recording of a day in the life of Jamila Jad, an elementary school student from Beirut, Lebanon. She was 9 years old at the time of the shoot. Born from a Lebanese mother and a Palestinian father, Jamila Jad inherited the nationality of her father. She is one of 400,000 officially registered Palestinian refugees in Lebanon. Jamila was born and raised in Shatila refugee camp in Beirut, where she attends public school and dreams of becoming a doctor. The oldest of four...
Topics: globallivesproject, Global Lives Project, glp, globallives
Grays Harbor Photograph Collection
collection
447
ITEMS
4,626
VIEWS
collection
eye 4,626
This collection contains historical photographs of the Grays Harbor region of Washington State. Taken around the turn of the 20th century, it represents the output of the photographers Charles Robert Pratsch, Alexander C. (Jerry) Girard and Colin S. MacKenzie. Images depict scenes of daily life in the region, including logging and maritime activities.
Topics: Washington State History, Grays Harbor (Wash.)
collection
eye 4,202
Spirituality & Religion programming of the PBS | NPR Forum Network see all collections of the PBS | NPR Forum Network at Archive.org
Mingmar Lama
collection
51
ITEMS
4,170
VIEWS
by Global Lives Project
collection
eye 4,170
This is a 24-hour video recording of a day in the life of Mingmar Lama, a seasonal harvester of yartsa gumbu, or caterpillar fungus, and farmer. Mingmar is an on-screen participant featured in Lives in Transit from the Tsum Valley of Nepal. This video was produced by Rinzin Lama, Andrew Mahlstedt, Dawa Yakpa, Yog Shakya, Tenzin Norbu, Ravi Shrestha, Karma Ghale, Santa Bahadur Tamang, Arjun Magar, Tenzin Norbu, Thepe Tamang, Maila Tamang, Santosh, Jit Bahadur Gurung, and Kancha Tamang. This...
Topic: global lives project
PBS | NPR Forum Network Health & Science
collection
4
ITEMS
3,900
VIEWS
collection
eye 3,900
Health & Science programming of the PBS | NPR Forum Network see all collections of the PBS | NPR Forum Network at Archive.org
Basak Taner
collection
50
ITEMS
3,655
VIEWS
collection
eye 3,655
Pierre Vallee
collection
53
ITEMS
3,515
VIEWS
by Global Lives Project
collection
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This is part of a 24-hour recording of a day in the life of Pierre Vallee, a boat pilot living in Trois Rivières in the province of Quebec, Canada. This video was produced by Karen Vanderborght, Catherine Genest, Rébecca Lavoie, Ariane Lorrain, Marianne Ploska, Patrick Pearce, and Yanie Dupont-Hébert. This video is part of the Global Lives Project, a video library of life experience. For more information please visit globallives.org .
Topic: global lives
Lara Aragon
collection
51
ITEMS
3,475
VIEWS
by Global Lives Project
collection
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This is a 24-hour video recording of a day in the life of Lara Aragon, a traveling clown and on-screen participant featured in Lives in Transit from Magaluf, Spain. This video was produced by Mara Pérez, Chino Saavedra, Pablo Barrientos, Paromita Dhar, and Carlos Rodríguez. This video is part of the Global Lives Project, a video library of life experience. For more information please visit www.globallives.org .
Topic: global lives project
Seunghwan Seo
collection
50
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3,338
VIEWS
by Global Lives Project
collection
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This is a 24-hour video recording of a day in the life of Seunghwan Seo, an employee of a company called Anyman which provides virtually any service for people all around Seoul. Seunghwan is an on-screen participant of the Global Lives Project featured in Lives in Transit from Seoul, South Korea. This video was produced by Sam Queen, Rachel Gist, Jee Young Lee, Michael Stulberg, Marisol Park, Nayoung Jung, Joel Elliott, and Cole Quinlan. This video is part of the Global Lives Project, a video...
Topic: global lives project
Ivan Montano
collection
49
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3,114
VIEWS
by Global Lives Project
collection
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This is part of a 24-hour recording of a day in the life of Ivan Montaño, a horse-cart driver and tailor from Cali, Colombia. This video was produced by Claudia Quigua, Diego Eraso, Carlos A. Sanchez, Nelson Gomez, Carlos H Tofiño, Daniel F. Gomez, and Harvey Paz. This video is part of the Global Lives Project, a video library of life experience. For more information please visit globallives.org .
Topic: global lives
Muttu Kumar
collection
81
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2,889
VIEWS
by Global Lives Project
collection
eye 2,889
This is part of a 24-hour recording of a day in the life of Muttu Kumar, a postcard seller and tour guide from Hampi, India. He was 18 years old at the time of the shoot. Despite leaving school at age twelve due to financial constraints, Muttu Kumar speaks Hindi, Kannada, English, and a fair bit of French. These skills are central to his work as a tour guide and postcard salesman in Hampi, India where the architectural achievements of the Vijaynagar Empire have been declared a UNESCO World...
Topics: globallivesproject, Global Lives Project, glp, globallives
Abhay Singh
collection
48
ITEMS
2,886
VIEWS
collection
eye 2,886
Rael Feliciano
collection
94
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2,804
VIEWS
by Global Lives Project
collection
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This is part of a 24-hour recording of a day in the life of Rael Feliciano, a hip-hop singer and city permit inspector. He was 23 years old at the time of the shoot. Better known as Rael, Israel Feliciano was born and raised in Sao Paulo, Brazil. At the time of his GLP shoot in 2006, he was an emerging hip-hop artist who paid the bills working as a city permit inspector. Rael has been a performer since childhood, when he and his brother would break dance in the city center and at school...
Topics: globallivesproject, Global Lives Project, glp, globallives
Edith Kaphuka
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97
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2,646
VIEWS
by Global Lives Project
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This is part of a 24-hour recording of a day in the life of Edith Kaphuka, a student from Ngwale Village, Zomba District, Malawi. She was 13 years old at the time of the shoot. Edith Kaphuka was a 13-year-old student at Domasi Mission Primary School in Zomba District, Malawi during her Global Lives Project shoot in 2007. The oldest of four girls, Edith has many responsibilities at her home in Ngwale Village, such as fetching water, cleaning the dishes, and gardening. Her little sister, Memory,...
Topics: globallivesproject, Global Lives Project, glp, globallives
Dadah
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81
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2,440
VIEWS
by Global Lives Project
collection
eye 2,440
This is part of a 24-hour recording of a day in the life of Dadah, a farmer from Sarimukti Village, Indonesia. She was 32 years old at the time of the shoot. Dadah is a mother of three from Sarimukti, a Sundanese village in the highlands of West Java. She and her husband are farm workers on a state-owned plantation that dates back to Dutch colonial days. They are practicing Muslims and active members of the Pasundan Farmers' Union, which lobbies for both land re-distribution among farmers and...
Topics: globallivesproject, Global Lives Project, glp, globallives
Zhanna Dosmailova
collection
82
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2,184
VIEWS
by Global Lives Project
collection
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This is part of a 24-hour recording of a day in the life of Zhanna Dosmailova, a child from Vannovka, Kazakhstan. She was 5 years old at the time of the shoot. Zhanna Dosmailova has grown up in an orphanage, though she is not an orphan herself. Her mother is the orphanage's director, and her father is its driver and maintenance manager. They live in Vannovka, Southern Kazakhstan, near the Tien Shan mountains. Five-year-old Zhanna and her two older brothers often play Wii and other games with...
Topics: globallivesproject, Global Lives Project, glp, globallives
Kai Liu
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84
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1,912
VIEWS
by Global Lives Project
collection
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This is part of a 24-hour recording of a day in the life of Kai Lui, a cafeteria food purchaser and convenience store manager from Anren, China. He was 37 years old at the time of the shoot. Kai Liu grew up in a small village in rural Sichuan, China. After marrying Delian, they migrated to Anren- a national key town 25 miles from the city of Chengdu- where they found work and lodging managing a convenience store. They have one daughter, and much of their resources are devoted to providing for...
Topics: globallivesproject, Global Lives Project, glp, globallives
Prakash Singh
collection
51
ITEMS
1,755
VIEWS
collection
eye 1,755
Ruixian Fan
collection
50
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1,669
VIEWS
collection
eye 1,669
This is a 24-hour video recording of a day in the life of Ruixian Fan, a long distance train attendant from Xi’an China. This video was produced by Ruhi Moran and Guo Qinhua. This video is part of the Global Lives Project, a video library of life experience. For more information please visit www.globallives.org .
Topics: global lives, china
Dusan Lazic
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46
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1,562
VIEWS
by Global Lives Project
collection
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This is part of a 24-hour recording of a day in the life of Dusan Lazic, a beekeeper and retired engineer from Vojka, Serbia. He was 57 years old at the time of the shoot. Dusan Lazic turned to beekeeping in 2004 after having difficulty finding work as an engineer. He lives in Vojka, Serbia. Born in 1942, he has experienced firsthand many of the tumultuous events that have shaped modern East European history, including the rise and fall of communism, the Yugoslav wars, and Serbian independence....
Topics: globallivesproject, Global Lives Project, glp, globallives
Ohlone Profiles Project
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12
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1,528
VIEWS
by Ohlone Profiles Project
collection
eye 1,528
The Ohlone Profiles Project was created in 2008 to support Ohlone culture in the city of San Francisco. The Ohlone are the indigenous people of the San Francisco Bay, south of the main channel. The largest Ohlone group descends from Ohlone who left  San Francisco when Mission Dolores closed in 1834. Ohlone culture has revived during the last thirty years, but rarely in San Francisco. The Ohlone Profiles Project recognized an opportunity to work with cultural leaders to host a cycle of...
Topics: Ohlone, Native American, Bay Area, video
Mightyverse Commons
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10
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1,255
VIEWS
collection
eye 1,255
Mightyverse is a growing community of people who love sharing their language and exploring other cultures. We believe that language is more than grammar and vocabulary and that the phrase is the fundamental unit of language. Since we value individual expression, we have built Mightyverse so that native language speakers can contribute short videos of spoken phrases to inspire and teach people to expand what they can say in another language.  Language revitalization is a core part of our...
Topic: language
FEMARA, Inc.
collection
49
ITEMS
1,245
VIEWS
collection
eye 1,245
FEMARA, Inc. is a Massachusetts non-profit corporation that sponsors and runs the ARRL New England Division Convention. The group, which has been in existence for over 30 years, began as a consortium of area radio clubs. Our goals are twofold; to offer the richest and most diverse ARRL Convention in the country, and to support the ARRL Foundation's scholarship program. FEMARA is qualified under IRS 501(c)(3). Donations to FEMARA are deductible as allowed by IRS regulations. This collection...
Topics: arrl, boxboro, ham radio, amateur radio, arrl new england division convention, boxboro hamvention,...
Timothy Leary Archive: Videos
audio
eye 1,180
favorite 2
comment 0
Topic: leary
James Bullock
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15
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929
VIEWS
by Global Lives Project
collection
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This is part of a 24-hour recording of a day in the life of James Bullock, a cable car drive in San Francisco, California. He was 56 at the time of the shoot. James Bullock was born in North Carolina, but grew up in Virginia. Both his parents were factory workers. James moved to San Diego in 1968 to serve as a medic in the Marine Corps. He then shifted to San Francisco in 1971, where he married his wife Nina, a construction forewoman. James has worked in public transportation for more than 30...
Topics: globallivesproject, Global Lives Project, glp, globallives
Port Washington Performing Arts
by Paul D. Schreiber H.S. Performing Arts Department
image
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Paul D. Schreiber High School 1968 production of "My Fair Lady". Port Washington, NY. Directed & produced by Jerald B. Stone. Choreographed by Stephan deGhelder.  String Rehearsals - Carol Roggensack.  Performers: Erica Sarzin-Borrillo, Lee Dayton, Betsy Duvall, Marc Gibson, Kevin Fey, Jeff Bartlett, Evan Sarzin and Joseph DeKay, amoung many others.  See the program.  It's here.  Book and lyrics by Alan Jay Lerner.  Music by Frederick Loewe.  Click the link to hear an audio...
Topic: Performing Arts
Pankaj Oudhia
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Pankaj Oudhia’s talk on Medicinal plant Telia Kand and its importance. The talk is in Hindi. About Audio Bank Project Audio Bank on Biodiversity and Traditional Healing Project started from year 1990 and at present there are Audio Files of several Thousands hours. This project is focused on Pankaj Oudhia’s work on Biodiversity and Traditional Healing. The Audio Files are in English, Hindi and Chhattisgarhi. Hundreds of interviews with Traditional Healers, Herb Collectors, Herb Traders,...
Topics: Biodiversity, Talk by Pankaj Oudhia, Ethnobotany, Medicinal Plants of India, Audio Bank Project,...
Jewish Women's Archive – Weaving Women's Words
by Jewish Women's Archive
audio
eye 519
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Oral historian Marcie Cohen Ferris interviewed Ruth Finkelstein on August 30, 2001 in Baltimore MD as part of the "Weaving Women's Words" project. Dr. Ruth Finkelstein, beloved doctor for generations of Baltimore women, promoted women's health and reproductive rights over a career that spanned half a century. Born in 1909, Ruth was raised in the Bronx and attended the Jacobi School, a private academy for Jewish girls. With her father's strong support, despite limited financial means,...
Topics: Baltimore, womens health, reproductive rights, obstetrics, planned parenthood
Community Audio
by Rabbi Henoch Dov Hoffman
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Index of Rabbi Hoffman's Audio Files Aish Kodesh March 14, 2013, Vayikra This is a time of cleansing. At the foundation of civilization Abraham says ‘We detect discontent because the boss says I’ll kill you and sleep with your wife.’ Abraham is threatened with annihilation by Nimrod, Pharaoh, and Avimelech; it’s a troubled beginning. We are working on the triangle Kallah. It’s like leaving home. G*d says, ‘Go to yourself and make your home in time, not in space.’ Abraham had...
Topics: RHT-0301, RHT-0000, Crowns, reigns, chumetz, cherubs, Abraham, Golden Calf, Spies, Mishkan, Garden...
Port Washington Performing Arts
by Paul D. Schreiber H.S. Performing Arts Department
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Paul D. Schreiber High School 1968 production of "My Fair Lady". Port Washington, NY. Directed by Jerald B. Stone. Performers: Erica Sarzin-Borrillo, Lee Dayton, Betsy Duvall, Marc Gibson, Kevin Fey, Jeff Bartlett, Evan Sarzin and Joseph DeKay.  Book and lyrics by Alan Jay Lerner.  Music by Frederick Loewe.
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Topics: Performing Arts, Musical, My Fair Lady
UMKC Law Legacy Project
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UMKC’s Law Legacy Project is a collection of video interviews with alumni who have been out of the law school for fifty or more years sharing their memories before, during and after law school.
Topics: umkc, law school, university of missouri, pandex
Topic: Washington (State)
Source: Glass negatives
Milo Ryan Phonoarchive
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The University of Washington Libraries’ Milo Ryan Phonoarchive is a collection of World War II and mid-20th century era CBS and other radio news broadcasts. While we have digitized and preserved the entire collection, we are currently unable to post the collection here. That said, it is still our goal to the Phonoarchive accessible to the widest audience possible, as a contribution to education and lifelong learning. See http://guides.lib.uw.edu/miloryan for more...
Port Washington Performing Arts
by Paul D. Schreiber High School Concert Band
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1958 - Paul D. Schreiber High School 27th anniversary band concert.  March 15th, 1958.  Directed by George A. Christopher.  Port Washington, N.Y.
Topic: Paul D. Schreiber High School Band
Jewish Women's Archive – Weaving Women's Words
by Jewish Women's Archive
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Marcie Cohen Ferris interviewed Rose Pines Cohen on April 24, 2001 in Baltimore, Maryland as part of the Weaving Women's Words project. Born in 1911 into a family with deep rabbinic roots, Rose Pines Cohen was raised, after the early death of her mother, by her grandparents in Lithuania. She and her siblings were reunited with their father in Baltimore in 1922, where Rose continued her Hebrew and Judaic studies in the Talmud Torah schools of South Baltimore. By her early teens, Rose began...
Topics: Beth Yehuda Hebrew School, Judaic studies, Talmud Torah of South Baltimore, Education, Planned...
Ohlone Profiles Project
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Topics: Native American, John Trudell, Peter Coyote
A Year At The Wheel
by shane and amy bugbee
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8 years after project A YEAR AT THE WHEEL we are still here... this is an update and fine read written by Amy Bugbee. “The book is a vivid reflection of the U.S.A. in our time, and Amy is a top notch cookie baker.  May you both live long and prosper.” ~ R. Crumb Eight years ago, it was another tumultuous election year. War was raging overseas and in the bank accounts of Americans. The media was barely beginning to acknowledge what the people of America had known for some time, that the...
Topics: shane bugbee, amy bugbee, the bugbees, a year at the wheel, road trip, social media, new media,...
Port Washington Performing Arts
by Port Washington Play Troupe
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2014 Port Washington Play Troupe radio play production of "The Maltese Falcon".  In partnership with WCWP 88.1 FM, the community public radio station of LIU Post.  Hillwood Recital Hall.  Tilles Center at C.W. Post, LIU.  Brookville, NY.  March 14th, 2014.
Topic: Performing Arts
Port Washington Performing Arts
by Carrie Palmer Weber Junior High School
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Carrie Palmer Weber Junior High School 1980 production of "Pippin".  March 22nd, 1980.  Directed and choreographed by Pamela Meadows.  Musical direction by Philip Glover.  Assistant director - Diana Bandfield.  Port Washington, NY.
Topic: Performing Arts
Ohlone Profiles Project
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Topic: Native American
Port Washington Performing Arts
by Port Washington Play Troupe
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1975 Port Washington Play Troupe's Summer Theatre production of "Guys and Dolls". Port Washington, New York.  Directed by Pamela Meadows, Musical Direction by David Barnett, Produced by Ronald T. Meadows.  Book by Jo Swerling and Abe Burrows.  Music and lyrics by Frank Loesser.
Topic: Port Washington Play Troupe