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Music & Performing Arts


For DVDs, search the NVU  libraries catalog. You may search by keyword, author, or title.

library catalog

DVDs are organized by Dewey Decimal System. These are the relevant sections for Music and Performing Arts:

780 Music
781 General principles & musical forms
782 Vocal music
783 Music for single voices; the voice
784 Instruments & instrumental ensembles
785 Ensembles with one instrument per part
786 Keyboard & other instruments
787 Stringed instruments
788 Wind instruments

790 Recreational & performing arts
791 Public performances
792 Stage presentations

812 American drama in English
822 English drama

Films On Demand

Films On Demand is an online collection of more than 15,500 full-length videos and more than 241,000 video clips, appropriate for academic research. Most videos are educational, documentary or archival films, and can be browsed by subject. Videos are streamed through the web, so they are available 24/7 and both on- and off-campus. Films On Demand also allows you to embed videos in Moodle and to create playlists of segments from different videos.