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Online Educational Resources for Law: Subscribed Videos

In this guide:

The resources below are subscribed to by UTS Library and all UTS staff and students have access to the videos they contain. Provided they are not made available to people outside UTS these videos may be freely downloaded, linked to, clipped or embedded.

Informit EduTV

Informit EduTV is an online resource containing television content in the form of streaming videos for Australian tertiary institutions. Informit EduTV makes it easy for lecturers and students to find and instantly watch relevant television content. 10,000 programs including documentaries, drama and series complemented with study guides and articles are accessible via computer, tablet or smartphone. There is a specific Legal Studies section containing hundreds of items.

Informit TV News

TVNews indexes Australian television news, current affairs and selected documentaries from the free-to-air networks with links to the digitised video content. All individual stories from a particular broadcast are indexed with a detailed synopsis. TVNews is updated daily, with stories appearing on an evening news broadcast generally being available for access the next morning.

Academic Video Online and Alexander Street Press

Academic Video Online allows users to cross-search all of the video published by Alexander Street Press. It features a single, fully integrated platform, offering access to tens of thousands of full-length streaming video titles. Virtually every video in the collection is fully transcribed in addition to being indexed for subjects, people, places, release date, language, publisher, and video type.

Alexander Street Press is a much larger collection containing over 50,000 academic videos, including a specific lsw collection. Not all of these are subscribed to by the Library; however if a video is not already accessible through Academic Video Online, you can ask the Library to purchase access for you.


Kanopy is a leading distributor of tertiary educational videos (streaming videos and DVDs) within Australia and this database is a portal to videos which they make available for individual purchase. Major subjects covered include: The arts, business and training, health sciences, media and communication, natural sciences, social sciences, and teacher education. Users can search, browse and see previews of videos.