Thigpen Library at night

Thigpen Library

Streaming Videos

Most individual streaming video titles are searchable through the Library’s Catalog.

General Info
Streaming videos, listed by distributor, are provided to Volunteer State Community College through College funding and through the Tennessee Board of Regents Media Consortia.  They require latest version of Windows Media Player. Follow on screen instructions.
Use high speed internet connection only, like DSL, cable modem, or satellite downlink. Sorry, dial up link will not work! On campus viewing may be slow during high usage on the network.

Alexander Street Press Videos

AcademicVideo Online (VAST) A video collection, of more the 13,000 titles, representing the following subjects: Area Studies, Art/Architecture, Business/Economic, Counseling, Dance, Education, Ethnic Studies, Ethnography, Health, Humanities, Law/Criminal Justice, Literature, opera, philosophy/religion, politics, psychology, science, theatre, US History, Women’s Studies, and World History. Scrolling transcript is provided.
Alexander Street Press American History in Video American History in Video is a collection of historical events and their presentation over time, through commercial and governmental newsreels, archival footage, public affairs footage, and important documentaries. Scrolling transcript is provided.
Alexander Street Press World History in Video World History in Video is a collection of documentaries showing human history from the earliest civilizations to the late twentieth century. The content is global in scope, covering Africa and the Americas, Asia, Europe, the Middle East, and Oceania.  Scrolling transcript is provided.

Ambrose Video

BBC Shakespeare Plays (AmbroseDigital)

Ambrose Video offers individual video clip viewing of all thirty-seven BBC Shakespeare Plays.  Closed caption is provided.

Films on Demand

Master Academic Video Collection

Films On Demand’s Master Academic Collection includes videos for Humanities, Social Sciences, Science, Business, Economics and Health.  Closed caption is provided.


Intelecom Online Resources Network (Allied Health and Health)

A collection of academic video clips on Allied Health and Health.  Closed caption is provided.