New Databases 2016-2017

St. Christopher's Upper School Library

Alexander Street Press Academic Video Online

Alexander Street video is a streaming service that includes every kind of material available with curricular relevance: documentaries, interviews, performances, news programs and newsreels, field recordings, commercials, and raw footage.


Teachers can create clips and embed video in presentations and the SIS.


Teachers and students will find thousands of award-winning films, including Academy®, Emmy®, and Peabody® winners. Academic institutions will find the most frequently used films for classroom instruction, plus newly released films and previously unavailable archival material.

Subject Strengths

Academic Video Online: Premium covers all disciplines and subject areas, with specific strengths in:


  • Anthropology
  • Counseling & Therapy
  • Art, Fashion & Design
  • Business & Economics
  • Diversity Studies
  • Documentary Film
  • Feature Film
  • Education
  • History
  • Music & Dance
  • News & Current Events
  • Theatre & Drama

STC Upper School Library

The STC Upper School Librarians are dedicated to providing the research capabilities faculty and students need to prepare for 21st century academic excellence through learning.


You can check out all of your resources on our Library Webpage or join us for a demo each month in the Faculty Lounge.

Alexander Street Press Academic Video Demo

Tuesday, Sep. 6th, 10:15am to Wednesday, Sep. 7th, 10:30am

Faculty Lounge

Starbucks coffee and snacks for all those who attend.