Skip to main content
University of Texas University of Texas Libraries

Finding News and News Evaluation

Broadcast News

Finding Broadcast News

Finding broadcast transcripts, videos, and recordings can be difficult and time-consuming. Here are a few strategies to help you find them using library and web resources. 

  • First, decide if you are searching for a video, audio recording, or transcript of a broadcast. 
  • Focus on the format. Would you find it on the radio, television, or film screen? Or would you find it on the internet or social networks?
  • Determine a year or date range for your search. 
  • Decide if you are focusing on a specific company, network, show, or person.

Once you have this information, begin your research using the resources listed below. 


Below are resources for finding radio and television broadcast videos, transcripts, and commercials. 

Search these resources for internet media videos and commercials. 

Use the following to find political and presidential ads and commercials. If you need help, please contact your librarian. 

Loading ...

Ask a Librarian

Chat With Us

EID login required

Other Helpful Guides

Creative Commons License
This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial 2.0 Generic License.