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LIS 1001 Fall 2014: Films and Videos

For use with the classes taught by Librarians

Videos in the Library


FInd Videos in the Library

1. Go to the library website (

2. Click MDC Libraries, and choose Library Catalog.

3.. Click on the "Advanced Catalog Search" link to enter the search screen.

3. In the search boxes on the left, enter your search terms. Select from the drop-down menu if you want to limit your search to "Title" or "Author/Creator", etc.

4. Select Audio/Visual Material under "Material Type" if you are looking for Videos. 

5. Where it says "within: select your campus; such as Wolfson or Kendall for  to limit your search to your Campus Library. Or you may also search another campus, all Miami-Dade campuses, or all Florida community colleges.

6.  When the video you are looking for appears on the screen copy down the call number to locate it on the shelf. Videos are filed in with the books according to their call numbers.

Films on Demand Database


Films on Demand Database 

View streaming videos from Films Media Group anytime, anywhere, 24/7! Choose from thousands of  titles in dozens of subject areas.

Note: Please use the following steps to access the database through the MDC library website.
~Click MDC LIbraries
~ Click Articles and Databases
~Choose Databases A-Z.
~ Enter your college (Miami Dade College).
~ Enter your Borrower ID (MDC Student ID number).
~ Enter your PIN (last four digits of MDC Student ID number).
~ The List that appears is an alphabetical list of all databases.

~ Click on Connect to Database.

~ Click on Subjects and choose one, or use the empty box to do a keyword search for a particular topic.