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07/11/2019 | News release | Distributed by Public on 07/12/2019 06:27

10 Reasons Librarians Love Academic Video Online

Faculty and students deserve access to the videos they need

Are you tired of overspending your video budget? Are you wasting precious library resources and time mediating video DDA purchases? Do you want your library to be ahead of the curve and provide innovative technology like 360/VR video?

Academic Video Online can solve these problems and help you innovate with the most comprehensive video subscription available to the library market. Here are 10 reasons librarians love it.

10. Never overspend on video again

Academic Video Online's predictable subscription model provides unlimited access to all videos - eliminating uncontrollable triggers and budget spend that keeps you up at night.

9. Save time

With unlimited access to more than 67,000 videos, you can get back the time you'd otherwise spend on mediating your video DDA access.

8. Own instead of rent

Why waste your budget on renting the same videos over and over again in a video DDA program? The Academic Video Online Build by Choice feature automatically provides one eligible perpetual rights film for every $500 of your subscription cost.

7. Free media hosting

Available with every Academic Video Online subscription, this allows you to host your own content, or content licensed by other providers where you have streaming rights.

6. Enhanced UX

Our video interfaceprovides fast, relevant, and contextual searching, a cinematic experience, and all the tools necessary for an academic experience such as scrolling and searchable transcripts, LTI functionality, clip-making, citations and more.

5. 360/VR functionality

Take advantage of cutting-edge technology that immerses students in content like never before with the first academic streaming video platform to provide VR/360 content.

4. New content

Academic Video Onlinealways adds new videos to keep courses fresh for your faculty and students.

3. Unmatched content

You'll find titles from BBC, Sony Pictures Classics*, PBS**, A+E Networks®/History Channel, CNN, ASCD, Royal Shakespeare Company and more.

2. Exclusive content

You'll also find 14,000+ films not available anywhere else - including from Milestone Films, Microtraining Associates, 60 MINUTES, Bloomberg Media Distribution, Wall Street Journal, BroadwayHD™, Stanley Milgram Experiments and more.

1. A single video solution

This comprehensive, multidisciplinary subscription supports the entire range of curriculum, from anthropology to zoology.

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*U.S. universities and colleges only

**North America Only

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