medici.tv

Visit the College Library’s Databases Page for access to medici.tv, a unique platform for classical music videos, live and on demand.

logo-mediciEach year, discover more than 100 events broadcast live from the most prestigious venues: Carnegie Hall, Walt Disney Concert Hall, Concertgebouw, Teatro alla Scala, Berliner Philharmonie, Salle Pleyel, Théâtre des Champs-Élysées, Verbier Festival, Salzburger Festspiele.

Access includes the largest online collection of classical music videos in the world, with 1,600 original program available on demand and with unlimited access, plus hundreds of new films each year, including concerts, operas, and ballets.

Visit medici.tv’s YouTube channel for a preview, especially when off-campus.

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Kanopy Streaming Service

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The College Library now subscribes to Kanopy,  a video streaming service for colleges offering a “Netflix-like” experience with a broad selection of over 26,000 documentaries, feature films and training videos from thousands of producers. You can explore their films from our Databases page (available on-campus and through MyCCP).

Covering many topics, featured producers in Kanopy’s collection include Criterion Collection, PBS, HBO, The Video Project, New Day Films, The Great Courses, California Newsreel, Kino Lorber, Media Education Foundation, First Run Features, BBC, and many more.

Browse these broad subject areas to discover even more topics: Film & Popular, The Arts, Business, Education, Global Studies & Languages, Health, Media & Communications, Sciences, Social Sciences, and Instructional Films & Lessons.

Additional help in using Kanopy can be found here.

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Trial Database: Oxford Bibliographies

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From Oxford University Press, Oxford Bibliographies, developed cooperatively with scholars and librarians worldwide, offers exclusive, authoritative research guides. Combining the best features of an annotated bibliography and a high-level encyclopedia, this cutting-edge resource guides researchers to the best available scholarship across a wide variety of subjects.

Access through the Trial Databases page.

Off-campus: Use the current username/password combination found in the Campus Announcements section of MyCCP.

Trials ends June 12, 2016.

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Trial Databases

The College Library currently has trials to the following databases:

ABC-CLIO History databases

genderstudies

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mit Brain and Cognitive Sciences

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visiblebody From Ovid

womenstudies

Please visit our Trial Databases page for more information. You need to be on-campus (or in MyCCP) to access most of these trials.

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Library Main Campus Mini Workshops Spring 2016

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Trial: Ovid Nursing Databases

The College Library has a trial to Ovid Nursing Databases, which include access to the following:

Ovid Nursing Community College Extended Book Collection:
144 titles including the Made Incredibly Easy, and Made Incredibly Visual titles, the 5-Minute Consult and more.

Ovid Nursing Community College Extended Journal Collection:
42 titles that provide a broader collection of nursing journals to meet extended student and instructor needs.

Trial ends March 19, 2016.

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Trial Database: Kanopy Streaming Service

The College Library has a trial to kanapoy-logo.

Kanopy is a video streaming solution for colleges offering a “Netflix-like” user experience and a broad selection of over 26,000 documentaries, feature films and training videos from thousands of producers. You can explore their films on our trial website at: http://ccp.kanopystreaming.com

Touching on all topics, featured producers in Kanopy’s collection include Criterion Collection, PBS, HBO, The Video Project, New Day Films, The Great Courses, California Newsreel, Kino Lorber, Media Education Foundation, First Run Features, BBC, and many more. Films can be watched from anywhere, anytime by all staff and students.

Trial ends March 19, 2016.

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