This collection allows instructors to create clips and annotations for student viewing, to provide structure and guidance for class discussions and learning goals. Some example content:
“The largest and richest collection of streaming video available for the study of American history, with 2000 hours and more than 5000 titles on completion.”
“A huge streaming collection of more than 1000 award-winning documentaries in the social sciences, humanities, & sciences. This collection also allows instructors to create clips and annotations for student viewing, to provide structure and guidance for class discussions and learning goals.”
Adding Content to Canvas
To embed content into a module:
To add a video to the rich content editor in any Canvas content:
Add the statement below to the required technologies section of your syllabus.
Accessing Content in Canvas
Alexander Street content can be found with other learning materials in your Canvas course. This includes being linked in modules, assignments, pages, discussions, quizzes, and announcements. Whenever you encounter an Alexander Street video, simply click the play button to begin streaming.
The ISU Library maintains a subscription making the following Alexander Street video content free for ISU faculty and staff to use:
No separate account is needed to use this resource.