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TH 4391: BFA Seminar - Theatre Design/Tech: Finding Video & Audio

A course guide to library research resources for Prof. Cely's & Prof. Sousa-Wynn's students in TH 4391, the BFA Scenic Design Seminar Course.

Media Collections at Alkek

If you are looking for audio recordings or videos of plays, you can search the Library Catalog by the play title, by author, or by main actor. 

Most media content (videos, cassettes, DVDs, and CDs) at Alkek can be found on the 3rd floor.

There are vcrs, dvd players, and other formats available upstairs for playback.

Audio Databases

More Streaming Audio Databases can be found on the list of Audio Databases, which also includes Music databases for finding articles or encylopedia entries about music.

Criterion Collection

The library has items from the Criterion Collection.  Click here for a listing of all Criterion Collection content in Alkek, or type in "criterion collection" as a keyword search.

Search for Videos & Movies in the Library

Search by movie title, director, or an actor's name


Wittliff Collections Reading Room

Some media content is housed in the Wittliff Collections Reading room.

The Wittliff Collections reading room is located on the seventh floor of Alkek Library.  All of the materials are non-circulating and must be used in the reading room during the hours of 8:30 a.m. and 4:30 p.m., Mondays through Friday. Access to archival collections and photograph resources is by appointment only.

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