Videos below are generally available with unlimited streaming access but require an active internet connection to stream. Some titles are purchased with one-year licenses, so if you are using them in a course, please contact us to make sure our license will remain valid for the dates required.
This is just a small sample of the titles available, search within any of the platforms to find more titles or to suggest other purchases.
More titles will be added here as they are made available.
Black Lives Matter collection on Kanopy: https://evergreen.idm.
Current students, faculty, and staff may make Kanopy purchase requests. We purchase most requested titles within 72 hours.
African American History collection on Films on Demand: https://evergreen.idm.
Films on Demand includes great shorter videos including pertinent TEDTalks and historic television footage.
Black History channel on AVON: https://evergreen.idm.
Film Platform titles, which used to be on a separate platform, may now also be viewed via AVON at https://video-alexanderstreet-com.evergreen.idm.oclc.org/channel/film-platform.
These links courtesy the Anti-Racist Resource Guide collected by Victora Alexander.
The Urgency of Intersectionality, Kimberle Crenshaw
Danger of Silence, Clint Smith III
Ibram X Kendi on the Solution for America’s “Metastatic” Racism, Ibram X. Kendi
Black Bruins, Sy Stokes
Should White People Rap the N-Word?, Ta-Nehisi Coates
How To Deconstruct Racism, One Headline At A Time, Baratunde Thurston
“Cuz He’s Black” Spoken Word, Javon Johnson
Three Myths About Racism, Candis Watts Smith
Let’s Get To The Root of Racial Injustice, Megan Ming Francis
What Beyonce Taught Me About Racism, Brittany Baron
“How the Hood Loves You Back” Steven Willis
How Studying Privilege Systems Can Strengthen Compassion, Peggy McIntosh
The Power of Privilege, Tiffany Jana
The 13th (Documentary) — Netflix
American Son (Movie) — Netflix
The Black Panthers: Vanguard of the Revolution (Documentary) — Rent
Dear White People (TV Show & Movie) — Netflix & Rent
The Death and Life of Marsha P. Johnson (Documentary) — Netflix
Do The Right Thing (Movie) — Rent
Fruitvale Station (Movie) — Rent
The Hate U Give (Movie) — Hulu
I Am Not Your Negro (Documentary) — Rent
If Beale Street Could Talk (Movie) — Hulu
Just Mercy (Movie) — Rent (free for the month of June!)
The Kalief Browder Story (Documentary) — Netflix
Loving (Movie) — Hulu
Moonlight — Netflix
Mudbound (Movie) — Netflix
The Murder of Fred Hampton (Documentary) — Rent
Reconstruction: America After the Civil War (TV Series) — PBS
Rest In Power: The Trayvon Martin Story — Rent
Selma (Movie) — Rent
Teach Us All (Documentary) — Netflix
When They See Us (Television Series) — Netflix
Whose Streets? (Documentary on Ferguson Uprising) — Rent
The Wilderness (Crooked Media)