Kanopy is a video streaming platform for libraries movies, documentaries, and indie and foreign films from over hundreds of producers including The Criterion Collection, The Great Courses, Kino Lorber, and PBS and thousands of independent filmmakers.
MSUM leases access to these films on a title by title basis...most expiring after one year. If a title lease expires, faculty will have to place a request to renew through the Kanopy site.
Kanopy’s motto is "thoughtful entertainment" - seeking to provide library patrons with access to films of unique social and cultural, not just entertainment, value; films that are often difficult or impossible to access elsewhere.
Naxos Music Library [NML] is the world´s largest online classical music library. Currently, it offers streaming access to more than 152,000 CDs with more than 2,300,000 tracks, standard and rare repertoire. New tracks are added to the library every month.
To use the mobile app:
1. Access NML.
2. Click on the “Playlists” link in the gray menu bar near the top of the page.
3. Select “Sign Up” in the upper right corner.
4. Follow the on-screen instructions. An activation email will be sent to the address provided.
5. Check your inbox and follow the instructions in the activation email. It is possible that the email may end up in your junk folder.
6. Once the playlist account has been activated, you can use that username and password to log in to the mobile apps.
Funding for this resource is provided by MSUM's Music Department.
Oxford's Very Short Introduction series give the readers an overview of a wide array of disciplines. The library has been collecting many of these titles in print format for years. Now also online, the entire collection of 500+ titles is here to review.
The Livingston Lord Library is pleased to announce the official launch of Ebooks Minnesota (MN).
The collection is accessible online at EbooksMN.org and via free apps from iTunes, Google Play, and Kindle. Ebooks Minnesota is open to all individuals and libraries within Minnesota’s borders. Readers can access any book in the collection at any time, regardless of how many other readers are using the book.
The collection contains more than 3,800 books, including titles from these Minnesota publishers:
University of Minnesota Press
Lerner Publishing Group
Cherry Lake Publishing
Nonfiction titles from Arcadia Publishing about Minnesota and its history are also included in the collection, along with a selection of popular titles that are in the public domain.