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50 New Titles Added to FDU Films on Demand

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The Library is pleased to announce that 50 new video titles have been added to our Films on Demand collection. The videos were selected by FDU faculty and represent the following disciplines — Nursing, Communication, Social Sciences and History, Psychology, Sociology, and Literature. The new titles can be viewed by logging into the FDU Films on Demand website — – with your FDU Webmail login and password (see the tab labeled ‘Recently Added Videos’). They may also be viewed within the library’s online catalog —

Free Streaming Videos from Annenberg Media

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At yesterday’s VALE Digital Media/NJVid meeting at MCC in Edison I learned about a free resource for streaming educational video that is very popular at colleges and universities in NJ. Individual faculty, staff and students can sign-up for accounts and view this complete list of titles absolutely free:

Annenberg Media resources can be accessed for FREE at, or can be purchased through the Web site or by calling 1-800-LEARNER.

New Content Added to FDU INTELECOM Video Collection

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New Content for Philosophy and Religious Studies

INTELECOM is pleased to announce the addition of the Philosophy Core Content Collection on the INTELECOM Online Resources Network. Video clips in the collection average three to five minutes in length and cover a range of topics including:
• Human Nature
• Reason and Knowledge
• Morality and Ethics
• God and Religion

The FDU Library is pleased to provide you with access to this repository of video learning objects, located at: in the “Online Videos” category.

Contact the reference desk at any FDU library for the required login.

Welcome to Ambrose Video

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Ambrose Video, a leading producer of educational documentaries, offers an extensive library of award-winning materials in social studies, literature, fine arts, and the sciences. The FDU Library is pleased to offer institutional access to this collection via the FDU Online Library (look under the category labeled ‘Online Videos’). Examples from the FDU Ambrose collection include classics such as The Long Search, James Burke’s Connections, and Legacy: The Origins of Civilization.

Server Maintenance Notification (INTELECOM Online Resources Network)

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The INTELECOM Online Resources Network will undergo server maintenance and upgrades on Wednesday, February 25, 2009, 06:00 – 10:00am PST.  During this time the INTELECOM Online Resources Network will not be accessible.

IMPORTANT:  As a result of the upgrade, it is possible that select video clips will become inactive.  Faculty that have selected and are using the “EMBED CLIP” feature for video clips are asked to check the playability of any clips they have embedded into their online courses prior to February 25.  Should they encounter a clip that does not play, they may login to using their campus login credentials and re-embed the video clip using the “EMBED CLIP” feature.

We apologize in advance for any inconvenience, if you have any questions, please feel free to contact your campus INTELECOM administrator at

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