Course material repositories are large collections of teaching materials, content, and pedagogy which can be adapted for use in the classroom. Faculty are also free to join their teaching communities to contribute their own course materials.
You can also find images, sound clips and even entire movies and TV shows in the Graphics and Multimedia Repositories and Copyrighted Content sections. Many of these resources are copyright free and/or can be used as part of an academic course
UWB Library Resources
The following resources were developed by UWB librarians and are a good place to start when looking for images and media to use in your research.
Image Resources and Research Guide
Copyright Friendly Resources for Media Projects
Course Material Repositories
A leading edge, user-centered, searchable collection of peer reviewed, higher education, online learning materials created by registered members, and a set of faculty development support services.
Multimedia Educational Resource for Learning and Online Teaching (MERLOT)
An environment for collaboratively developing, freely sharing, and rapidly publishing scholarly content on the Web. Our Content Commons contains educational materials for everyone - from children to college students to professionals - organized in small modules that are easily connected into larger collections or courses.
A web-based publication of virtually all MIT course content. OCW is open and available to the world (under the Creative Commons license) and is a permanent MIT activity.
An online collection of information and resources for students and researchers on various subjects.
World Digital Library
A collection of significant primary materials from countries and cultures around the world such as manuscripts, maps, rare books, musical scores, recordings, films, prints, photographs, and architectural drawings.
World Digital Library
A non-profit that was founded to build an Internet library, with the purpose of offering permanent access for researchers, historians, and scholars to historical collections that exist in digital format.
Copyrighted Content Repositories
A website that offers movies, shows, and other video content from many television networks and studios like NBC and Fox.
The Public Broadcasting Service website offers a lot of the shows and programming from its television channels to the public on the internet. You may be familiar with its Frontline series of documentaries.
Public Broadcasting Service (PBS)