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Black Drama contains approximately 1200 plays from the mid-1800s to the present by more than 200 playwrights from North America, English-speaking Africa, the Caribbean, and other African diaspora countries.
Contains 252 plays by 42 playwrights, together with detailed, fielded information on related productions, theaters, production companies, and more.
ARTstor Digital LibraryThis link opens in a new windowThe ARTstor Digital Library provides more than one million images with tools for teaching and research. Its collections comprise contributions from outstanding museums, photographers, libraries, scholars, photo archives, and artists and artists' estates from all over the world (read the full list here: http://www.artstor.org/collections). The collections encompass a wide variety of subject areas, including art, architecture, music, religion, anthropology, literature, and world history.
New York Public Library Digital ArchiveThis link opens in a new windowProvides access to over 363,000 images digitized from primary sources and printed rarities in the collections of The New York Public Library, including illuminated manuscripts, historical maps, vintage poster, rare prints and photographs, illustrated books, printed ephemera, and more.
Academic Video Online (AVON Alexander Street)This link opens in a new windowAVON: Academic Video Online (Now Alexander Street Press)
Digital collection of 70,000 streaming covering all academic interests. Videos are fully transcribed and indexed. Users can create & share playlists, video clips, and embed content in Blackboard.
Popular Channels Include:
1. Film Platform
2. American History
4. BBC Landmark
5. Black Studies
7. Counseling and Therapy
9. Music and Performing Arts
11. Science and Engineering
12. SONY Pictures Classics
Format: Streaming Videos
KanopyThis link opens in a new windowCCNY's access to movies in Kanopy is limited to licenses we have purchased. Professors can order a film for a class by filling out a purchase request at https://library.ccny.cuny.edu/services/purchase .
As of September 2022 , the CCNY Library has licensed the following Kanopy titles.
5 Broken Cameras - Non-Violent Resistance in the Middle East
A Girl Walks Home Alone at Night
A Woman Under the Influence
Anthropocene: The Human Epoch - How Humans Have Impacted the Planet
Be Natural - The Untold Story of Alice Guy-Blaché
Breathless - À bout de souffle
Capital in the Twenty-First Century
Cleo From 5 to 7
Concerning Violence - Nine Scenes from the Anti-Imperialistic Self-Defense
Dogtooth - Kynodontas
Gay Sex in the 70s
I Am Not Your Negro - James Baldwin and Race in America
In the Mood for Love
Last Year at Marienbad - L'année dernière à Marienbad
Long Day's Journey into Night - Di qiu zui hou de ye wan
Los Sures - A Puerto Rican Barrio in Brooklyn
Obit. - The New York Times Obituary Writers
Rome Open City
The 400 Blows - Les quatre cents coups
The Battle of Algiers
The Birth of a Nation
The Day That Lasted 21 Years - How the US Propped Up A Latin American Dictatorship
The Five Obstructions
The Holy Mountain - Der heilige Berg
The Pearl Button - The Coastline of Chile
The Tree of Iron
Three Colors: Blue
Tie Me Up, Tie Me Down
Tout Va Bien
Umbrellas of Cherbourg
Urbanized - The Issues and Strategies Behind Urban Design
Weapons of the Spirit (Classroom Version)
What Is Democracy? - A Philosophical Journey Exploring Government
Within Our Gates
The database includes songs by and about American Indians, miners, immigrants, slaves, children, pioneers and cowboys. Included in the database are the songs of Civil Rights, political campaigns, Prohibition, the Revolutionary War, the Civil War, anti-war protests and more.
The database will contain important genres such as reggae, worldbeat, neo-traditional, world fusion, Balkanic jazz, African film, Bollywood, Arab swing and jazz, and other genres such as traditional music - Indian classical, fado, flamenco, klezmer, zydeco, gospel, gagaku, and more.
A wide range of popular music from around the world, including sub-genres of pop music like alternative, country, Christian, electronic, hip-hop, metal, punk, new age, R&B, reggae, rock, and soundtracks.