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John M. Flaxman Library SAIC School of the Art Institute of Chicago

Updated Library Search Guide

HOW TO FIND STREAMING VIDEOS

To Browse our streaming video databases:

  1. Go to the library homepage at www.saic.edu/library
  2. Select the Databases A-Z tab
  3. Then use the Database type drop down menu, selecting Streaming Video as the filter
    - You can also go straight to that list using this link: Streaming Video Options @ Flaxman Library
  4. Go into individual databases to browse their offerings

To Search our streaming videos using a keyword:

  1. Go to the library homepage at www.saic.edu/library
  2. Enter your search terms into the search box (which connects you to the updated library search)
  3. Refine your results to only show videos: 
    Expand Resource Type on the left side menu
    - Select video
    - Click the Apply filters button
  4. To narrow it down to just streaming videos, add the Available Online filter under Availability
  5. To access any of these materials simply select the pink Available Online link and it will reroute you to the video