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Research materials for the Radio/Television/Film Department.

Finding films NUsearch: Advanced Search

Finding Films

We have access to thousands of films, both streaming and physical media. 

The libraries has veiwing carrels available for those who need to play phyical media in-house (VHS, DVD, etc). All library computers have disc drives and can play DVDs and Blu-ray discs.

To find films and videos owned by Northwestern or available streaming through our online collections, use the advanced search in NUsearch.  There are many limits that can be applied.  Search results will include physical copies held in the libraries as well as some streamed content.

For more information on Streaming Available via the Libraries' subscriptions, see the 'Streaming Media' tab above.

You can limit your search to streamed/online or available in the Library.

Use left side limits to narrow down to films that are online or films that are in physical copy in the library.