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Film & Movies

Kanopy - is a video streaming service provides access to thousands of titles covering various educational topics and feature films from producers including Criterion, Documentary Educational Resources, New Day Films, Media Education Foundation, California Newsreel, PBS and others.

Understanding the World's Greatest Structure (The Great Courses) 24 videos are in this collection and include the following:

  • Trusses: The Power of the Triangle
  • Cables and Arches: The Power of the Parabola
  • Suspension Bridges: The Challenge of the Wind
  • The Beauty and Versatility of Modern Concrete
  • Strategies for Understanding Any Structure

Everyday Engineering: Understanding the Marvels of Daily Life (The Great Courses) 36 videos are in this collection and include the following:

  • Dam, Reservoir, and Aqueduct Design
  • Water Treatment and Distribution
  • Wastewater Treatment and Distribution
  • Traffic Engineering
  • Solid Waste Disposal and Recycling

Seven Wonders of the Industrial World (BBC) include the following videos:​

  • The Brooklyn Bridge
  • The Panama Canal
  • The Hover Dam

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