Academic Video Online allows you to limit your search results to Documentaries and specific Subjects.
You can always search for all videos by keyword, but to limit to specific Subjects:
To limit to Documentaries:
Academic Video Online will also prepare an APA citation for you. To get the APA citation in Academic Video Online:
Want to make your Google searches a little more effective? Try some of these tips.
Useful if you want to find a specific phrase, instead of words separately. Check out the difference in the number of search results when you use quotation marks around a phrase and when you don't:
Let's say you're looking for information from a government source or on a university's webpage. Use Google's site limiter to limit your search results to a specific domain (like .gov or .edu), or even a specific website.
Just type site: and then the domain or website in your Google search (without spaces).
In this search, compare the difference in the number of search results when you limit to a .gov domain:
This will also work with a specific website. In this example, I've limited my search to a specific government website:
For some research topics, you want to be sure you are using the most current information available. You can use Google's Tools menu to limit your results by date.
After you Google something, click on Tools under the search bar. Two new menu options will open up below.
Click on the Any Time menu to limit to a specific time range or to a custom range you can set yourself.
Not every image you find through a Google search is legal to use without copyright. But you can limit your Image search results only to images you are legally allowed to reuse.
After you do an Image search, click on Tools. Then under the Usage Rights menu that pops up below, choose Labeled for Reuse:
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