We’ve just enabled the Associated Press Video Collection in EBSCOhost. The Associated Press (AP) is the world’s leading news agency, providing primary source footage as well as editorially produced videos. Topics include:
- current and historical events (1930 through the present)
- famous people (political leaders, celebrities, athletes, etc.)
Starting today, when you search our EBSCO databases, you’ll also see relevant results from the AP’s collection of more than 60,000 videos – and they’re adding 300 new videos every month. Try it out and let us know what you think!
New briefings include:
- April 2016 Ecuador earthquake
- Effect of volcanic ash on aircraft jet engines
- Phosphorus pollution increases in U.S. lakes and streams
New videos and animations include:
- How to Clean Your Contact Lenses
- How to Make Next-Level Nacho Cheese
- Why is Chocolate Bad for Dogs?
- Zika, Mosquitoes, and How to Not Get Bitten
And finally, there’s a new video biography of Shoucheng Zhang, winner of the 2015 Benjamin Franklin Medal in Physics.
April is National Autism Awareness Month. According to the CDC, 1 out of 68 children has been identified with autism spectrum disorder (ASD). Learn more about autism and Asperger’s syndrome with books, ebooks, and videos from our collection.
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