Welcome to World History in Video

World History in Video is a wide-ranging collection of critically acclaimed documentaries that allow students and researchers to explore human history from the earliest civilizations to the late twentieth century. The video content offered here is truly global in scope, covering Africa and the Americas, Asia, Europe, the Middle East, and Oceania. Upon completion, the collection will contain 1,000 hours of streaming video that offers access to more than 1,750 important, critically acclaimed documentaries from filmmakers worldwide.

This release provides 1,216 titles, equaling approximately 632 hours, growing regularly. You can also access World History in Video through the History in Video interface, which allows you to search across all of the Alexander Street Press history video collections from one site. More »

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