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Africana Studies (African American and African Studies): Media & Images

A guide to library research techniques and information resources in Africana Studies.

Find Videos via Start My Research

The fastest way to find videos Auraria Library has access to is by using the Start My Research search box on Auraria Library's homepage.

  1. Type in the title of a video or keywords that describe your subject. Example searches:
    • Civil War
    • sustainable food
    • counseling teenagers
    • hip hop
  2. Then click "Media Only" under the search box. This limits your search to streaming videos, DVDs, streaming audio, and CDs. 
  3. Click Search.
  4. On the results page, the icon to the left of a title indicates if the item is online. Under the title and description, you can determine if an item is a Streaming Video, Streaming Audio, DVD, or other media type. If the item is online, click on the title to get immediate access!
  5. If you want to limit results to streaming videos only, on the results page on the left side of the page under Content Type, uncheck all content types that are not Streaming Video.

Streaming Video Example Record

DVD Example Record

Videos and Podcasts

Race in Colorado

A series of four films from Rocky Mountain PBS on racial inequality in Colorado, addressing the criminal justice system, health, education, and economic disparities.  See below to view the whole series, or each film in the series individually.