University Library, Music and Media Center: Explore Media on the Web


Music & Media Center

Explore Media on the Web


Search Engines & Directories 

Audio/Video/Multimedia Links  (from "Digital Librarian"  A collection of links to a variety of online resources including sound & video files, archives, and software)
Lycos Advanced Search  (search by various audio & video formats)
Media Channel  (search for video on the web)
MP3 Audio Files Search Engine
(from Lycos)
WWW Virtual Library: Audio -- directory of online audio files, radio, software, etc.

Audio 

American Memory Project (Library of Congress) -- includes maps, film clips, sound recordings, photos & prints.
Great Speeches (from the History Channel) -- audio of famous American speeches
Historic Audio Archives -- includes audio clips from WWII, Richard Nixon, Civil Rights leaders, etc.
MP3.com -- audio files
National Public Radio
Radio Online -- Search engine allows you to search for radio stations on the web by call letters, city, state, etc.
Real.com Guide -- listing of audio & video sources on the web
WWW Virtual Library: Audio -- directory of online audio files, radio stations, software, etc.

Film/Video 

American Memory Project (Library of Congress) -- includes maps, film clips, sound recordings, photos & prints.
Atom Films
-- online collection of short films, animations, etc. 
BMW Films -- short films featuring award-winning directors
CNN Video  -- Current event video clips
iFilm: The Internet Movie Guide -- includes short films, movie clips, etc.
Internet Archive: Movie Collection -- Over 900 films depicting 20th Century life, culture, industry, etc. in North America.
National Archives -- Historic films, documentaries available to view online
Video Detective -- over 20,000 streaming video previews

Cal State LA Videos -- Online archive of commencement ceremonies and more

Software Downloads & Plug-ins for viewing web media

Apple Quicktime Player (for Windows or Mac)
Marcomedia Shockwave & Flash Players  (for Internet Explorer/Netscape/AOL)
RealOne Media Player  (plays audio & video internet files)
Windows Media Player (plays AVI's, MPEG, QuickTime & other formats)


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