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Media Guide: Home

This portal is intended to point primarily to Web sites and resources that provide information in traditional presentation formats: audio, images, and video.

For the purposes of this portal, the term "media" – the plural of "medium," which simply means "a format for presenting information" – is being used as an inclusive term to group traditional presentation formats together.

Please note: This portal is not comprehensive. All sites here have been selected based on the Library's site selection criteria.

The following sites provide a variety of audio files for downloading and listening on a computer. In most cases, current versions of media players are required; the most common of these include RealPlayer (e.g., *.ra, *.rm, etc.) and Windows Media Player (e.g., *.mp3, *.wma, etc.). Please be aware that it is your responsibility to read and follow the usage and copyright policies of the each site before downloading files. If you need assistance in using any of these sites, please contact the UT Southwestern Library at 214-648-2001.

Openly Licensed Music for Videos

The majority of the sites listed below allow use of their materials for educational and noncommercial purposes. Please be aware that it is your responsibility to read and follow the usage and copyright policies of an image resource before downloading images. If you need assistance in using any of these sites or finding other images for presentations, please contact the UT Southwestern Library at 214-648-2001.

Openly Licensed Images

The following sites provide video files for viewing on a computer. In most cases, current versions of media players are required; the most common of these include RealPlayer (e.g., *.rv, *.rm, etc.), QuickTime (e.g., *.mov, etc.), and Windows Media Player (e.g., *.asf, *.wmv, etc.). Please be aware that it is your responsibility to read and follow the usage and copyright policies of the each site before downloading files. If you need assistance in using any of these sites, please contact the UT Southwestern Library at 214-648-2001.

Openly Licensed Videos