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OhioLINK Digital Media Center

Overview
Works: 198 works in 247 publications in 2 languages and 1,829 library holdings
Genres: Educational films  Internet videos  History  Documentary films  Documentary television programs  Nonfiction television programs  Educational television programs  Biography  Interviews  Criticism, interpretation, etc 
Classifications: DP99, 946.02
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Most widely held works by OhioLINK Digital Media Center
Cataclysm the black death visits Tuscany( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 82 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This program looks at the damage unleashed by the bubonic plague
The mechanical paradise( Visual )

1 edition published in 1979 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores Western art during the period 1870-1914 and shows how the artists of this period reflected the fragmentation and mechanization of urban life
Saskia art history images( Visual )

in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Saskia Art History Images is a collection of digital art images with a special emphasis on the core images required for teaching the history of Western Art. Images correspond to the following art books: Gardner's Art Through the Ages (10th ed.), Stokstad's History of Art (revised ed.), and Hart's History of Italian Renaissance Art (4th ed.)
Constructing the self( Visual )

3 editions published in 2004 in French and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This program studies how children continue to transform between the ages of 4 and 11 as they confront and come to terms with fear, adversity, death, and their nascent sexuality. Much attention is paid to the latency period, the intermediate age when boys and girls suddenly stop playing together, crave alone-time, and often clash with their parents. Child psychiatrists, psychologists, and counselors discuss the value of saying no and how establishing limits helps a child deal with adulthood's parameters
Being gay coming out in the 21st century( Visual )

2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This program presents the accounts and stories of people who have recently taken the step of coming out. Interviewees and experts discuss the benefits of this important transition by examining the six stages of coming to terms with one's sexual identity
Christians, Jews, and Moslems in Medieval Spain( Visual )

1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Describes the history of Spain from 711 to 1492, a period of Arab domination and intellectual ferment
The Dutch masters by Lara Lowe( Visual )

1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The life of Pieter Bruegel the Elder will always remain something of a mystery. His work reveals Boschian themes such as the Follies Of Man, and he used a similar humor to convey his artistic message
Circulatory system your plasma pipeline( Visual )

1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This program covers the circulatory system's important roles in transportation, purification, and regulation. Topics include the structure and function of the heart; the role of blood as a connective tissue; arteries, veins, and the flow of blood; the functions of red blood cells, white blood cells, platelets, and plasma; the lymphatic system; and maintaining a healthy circulatory system
Digestive system your personal power plant( Visual )

1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This program examines the processes by which the digestive system acts as a power plant for the body by turning food into energy. Topics discussed include the process of energy conversion; the structure and function of the organs of the digestive system; the role of enzymes; and maintaining a healthy digestive system
9/11 and beyond coping strategies for trauma and stress( Visual )

3 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The events of September 11, 2001 dramatically shifted the worldview of most Americans. This program by award-winning filmmaker Robert Parish promotes hope and healing in the aftermath of traumatic events such as the 9/11 terrorist attacks. Featured speakers include family advocate Jacki McKinney; Dr. Laurie Anne Pearlman, co-director of the Traumatic Stress Institute in Connecticut; Dr. Frank Putnam, director of the Mayerson Center for Safe and Healthy Children in Ohio; Reverend Dr. Frederick Streets, a chaplain at Yale University; and Dr. Ervin Staub, professor of psychology at the University of Massachusetts, Amherst and author of The Roots of Evil
100% woman( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A post-operative transsexual, Michelle Dumaresq, has provoked outrage by entering the sport of women's mountain bike racing. The program explores complex issues of gender identity surrounding the controversy and manifested in Dumaresq's personal and professional relationships. Includes commentary from her parents and interviews with Michelle, friends, and rival cyclists
Skeletal system the infrastructure( Visual )

1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This program explores the skeletal system, with an emphasis on its importance in providing structure and support for the body. Topics include how the skeletal and muscular systems work together to enable movement; the relationship between joints and bones; connective tissue; functions of the skeletal system, including support, protection, movement, storage, and blood cell production; and types of bones and joints
Buddhism( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Using architecture and art, this program studies the birth of Buddhism in India and its spread to other lands, where it has flourished. The Mahabodhi Temple, in Bodh Gaya; the Great Stupa at Sanchi, India; the Borobudur Temple--the largest Buddhist shrine in the world--in Indonesia; and the Chuang Yen Monastery in New York State, with its 37-foot-tall marble statue of The Enlightened One surrounded by 10,000 smaller statues, are featured
Larger than life [India's Bollywood film culture]( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This program travels through the landscape of Bollywood cinema in India, providing contrasts and comparisons with its counterpart in the west. Interviews with Shah Rukh Kahn and Manisha Koirala examine the pressures of Indian film acting
Modern myths( Visual )

2 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

All communities embrace organizing principles that are indispensable to their cohesion, imposing order on chaos and allowing individuals to function in groups. Many of these principles are related through myths. In this program, the transformation of the earlier "savior" myth into the modern myth of the "hero" is examined. How social myths such as "progress" facilitate modern industrial societies, and the myth of the "star" as a social construct that provides the audience with an object on which to project its ideals, are also discussed
Building to extremes( Visual )

2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Many saw the terrorist attack on the World Trade Center as the end of the skyscraper. They were wrong. This program interviews architects and engineers who have dedicated their lives to reaching new heights, and investigates the risks and benefits of building tall
America's immigration debate( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This special episode of the Global cities series examines the pro and con views of the American immigration debate, using footage from the series. Studies the isolation of ethnic communities, the shifting of racial definitions, and America's lack of an infrastructure to support immigrant integration
Brain and nervous system your information superhighway( Visual )

1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This program explores the brain and nervous system, using the analogy of computers and the Internet. Topics discussed include electrical impulses and how nerve messages travel; parts of the brain and their functions; how the brain and spinal cord are protected; the senses; and diseases, drugs, and their effect on the brain and nervous system
Islam( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Five times a day, one fifth of the world's population faces Mecca and falls to its knees in prayer. This program illustrates how, through architecture and art, Muslims have articulated their faith. Architectural sites include the Great Mosque of Djenne, in Mali; the Jama Masjid Mosque, in Delhi, which took 5,000 workers more than six years to build during the time of Shah Jahan; the Hagia Sophia, in Istanbul; the Great Mosque of Cordoba; and the ultramodern New York Mosque
Get smart( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This program uncovers what happens in our minds when we learn, remember, and imagine. It reveals how neurons and synapses lay down knowledge in the brain; ways to improve our ability to acquire knowledge, including increase of omega-3 fatty acids; how to manipulate memory to recall information more easily; the powerful influence of subliminal messages; and what actually happens during a "eureka moment"; and how to have more of them. Features the story of a midwife cramming for exams and a firefighter who used intuition to save lives
 
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