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Find streaming and online videos for your research and teaching needs.


Unnatural Causes: Is Inequality Making Us Sick? 

UNNATURAL CAUSES is the acclaimed documentary series broadcast by PBS and now used by thousands of organizations around the country to tackle the root causes of our alarming socio-economic and racial inequities in health. The four-hour series crisscrosses the nation uncovering startling new findings that suggest there is much more to our health than bad habits, health care, or unlucky genes. Click here to watch.

What's in the Online and Streaming Video Guide?


Welcome to Online and Streaming Video, a guide designed to help you find video on the web. The guide is divided into the following sections: 

  • Licensed for UW - Discover videos licensed by the Libraries for UW students, staff, and faculty.
  • Free For All - Explore a selection of freely available online video and find a search engine that will help you locate open source content. 
  • News & Newsreels - Find online video documenting recent and historic newsworthy events. 
  • TV & Commercials - Watch TV shows and ads online.