For History Fans -- Free Access to Video Collection until Nov. 15th
Alexander Street Press is giving history fans a special treat. Their online collection called American History in Video is free until November 15th. The marketing blurb says that "American History in Video provides the largest and richest collection of video available online for the study of American history, with 2,000 hours and more than 5,000 titles on completion. The collection allows students and researchers to analyze historical events, and their presentation over time, through commercial and governmental newsreels, archival footage, public affairs footage, and important documentaries. This release now provides 1526 titles, with new videos from California Newsreel and PBS, equalling approximately 528 hours." Other documentary producers include The History Channel® and Bullfrog Films.
Take a peak at the entire collection on the Web now through Sunday, November 15th. http://ahivfree.alexanderstreet.com No username or password required—enjoy!
This is a temporary offer for you to view some fine documentaries on world history. Enjoy it while it lasts!