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Moving image: Key resources

Moving image resources: DVDs, journals, books and free online collections.

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Music videos by noted visual artists


Source: National Archives on Flickr



This guide covers:

  • film and video art
  • mainstream cinema
  • documentaries, podcasts and lectures about the art world, and visual art of all kinds
  • resources for studying the moving image


Two key resources

Kanopy is a streaming service for documentaries covering a broad range of topics and also feature films. You can save clips to embed in presentations and webpages. Includes fine art, photography, other areas of the arts, business, and many other subjects.


The library DVD collection is kept on the ground floor. It includes video art, documentaries and feature films. DVDs are available for 3 day loans.