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The guide will help you find videos and other media resources

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Telephone Phone 860.932.4007

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Library Hours

Summer Session Hours for QVCC Library

  • Monday. 9am-4pm

  • Tuesday. 9am-4pm 

  • Wednesday. 9am-4pm

  • Thursday.  9am-4pm

  • Friday. 9am-2pm

Summer Holiday Closings for QVCC Library

  • May 29, 2023 - CLOSED 
  • June 19, 2023 - CLOSED
  • July 4, 2023 - CLOSED  

Video Databases

Whether it is documentaries or films, check out QVCC's digital film collection.

DVDs at QVCC library

DVDs at QVCC Library 2,000 popular and educational DVDs. Borrow up to two at a time for 3 days.

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Ted Talk Video Collection

What is Ted Talks?

A TED talk is a video created from a presentation at the main TED (technology, entertainment, design) conference or one of its many satellite events around the world. 

Exploring Ted Talks.

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  • Ted Talks are short lectures covering a variety of educational topics.  

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  • TED Ed is a subsection of TED Talks which focuses on educational videos ideal for teaching and remote learning school education.

Find Free Videos Online

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  • Internet Archive has a range of classic movies, tv shows, documentaries, and more that are free to the public. 

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  • Vimeo has a high-quality collection of videos that are ad-free. This is particularly useful for topics or subjects that might be too controversial for Youtube. 

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  • ScienceCinema is a great resource for scientific and technical Information videos. All videos on the website have been produced by the U.S. Department of Energy.

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  • TeacherTube is great for educators looking for particular lessons in their subject and age group. 

Stock Videos

Stock videos are ready-made footage shot by professional cinematographers. This is very helpful if you need some footage for a video project, but do not have the means to create it yourself. 

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  • Pixabay has a large collection of free stock videos to use for projects.