Videos and Music
Supporting your research, coursework and instruction
How to Access Materials
The library offers an extensive collection of videos and music, in streaming, DVD and CD formats.
- Streaming access varies by service. Some allow you to login with your UC Davis credentials; for others, you may need to connect to the Library VPN if you are off campus.
- To view our DVD and CD collections, use UC Library Search and filter your search results by “Available in the Library” and “Resource Type.”
Documentaries, feature films, performances and more
Use Kanopy to access on-demand streaming documentaries, indie films and classic cinema.Visit Kanopy
Stream feature films, foreign films and documentaries for classroom use through Swank Motion Pictures: Digital Campus.Visit Swank Motion Pictures
Lab Experiment Videos
Journal of Visualized Experiments (JoVE)
More than 15,000 peer-reviewed, PubMed-indexed scientific experiment videos for teaching laboratory methods and concepts in biology, medicine, chemistry and physical sciences.
Classical and Jazz
More than 2 million tracks are available through Naxos Music Library’s classical music streaming platform.Visit Naxos Music Library
Music Online Collection
The Alexander Street Music Online Collection includes American, classical, contemporary world, popular, and jazz music, as well as the Smithsonian Global Sound for Libraries.Visit Alexander Street Music