Movies & Music

In support of curricular needs, Odum Library has a long standing tradition of collecting non-print mediums, video recordings on Tape, DVD, Streaming (online), sound recordings as on vinyl, cassette tape, and now CD or AUDIOCD, as well as other kinds of audiovisual materials.  All of these materials, movies, music, or other audiovisual items are in the GIL@VSU Catalog.  See the Valdosta State University films, television, and webcasting section for athletics, musical performances, and commencement exercises.  Refer to BlazeVIEW Streaming Procedures for BlazeVIEW D2L aid.

To Search for Videos Including Streaming Videos  in the GIL-Find@VSU Catalog

  • Select "Advanced Search" in the GIL-Find@VSU Catalog
  • For Videotapes and DVDs, select "Video" in the Format Menu, select the "Find" Button
  • For Video Streaming, select "Video Streaming" in the Location Menu, select the "Find" Button

+Go to a list of all Video Streaming recordings in the library
+Go to a list of all Videotape and DVD recordings in the library
+Go to a list of the Videotape and DVD recordings in the Fine Arts Materials Collection (FAMC)
+Go to a list of the Video tape and DVD recordings in the Instructional Materials Collection (IMC)
+Go to Course Reserve Feature Films List  'GIL Classic' (Reserve Desk - 1st Floor - Odum Library in-building viewing circulate for only four hours)
+Go to Valdosta University films and webcasting

Streaming Video

The library has access to streaming video via GALILEO and VSU locally licensed databases:

+Go to a list of all Video Streaming recordings (GIL-Find Catalog)
+Go to Films on Demand
+Go to Theater in Video
+Go to Georgia Stories
+Go to C-SPAN Video Library
+Go to Consumer Health Complete
          Select only "Videos and Animations" when you search.

To Search for all Musical Sound Recordings including Vinyl records, tape cassettes, and CD's

  • Select "Advanced Search" in the GIL-Find@VSU Catalog
  • Select "Audio" in the Format Menu, select the "Find" Button
  • Select the "Fine Arts Materials Collection" or "Instructional Materials Collection" in the Location Menu to limit to those respective collections

+Go to a list of all Sound recordings in the library
+Go to a list of all Sound recordings in the Fine Arts Materials Collection (FAMC)
+Go to a list of all Sound recordings in the Instructional Materials Collection (IMC)

To Search for Books on tape or CD, Nonmusical Recording

  • Select the GIL Classic@VSU Keyword Search tab
  • Select the Narrow Your Search button
  • Beside the word Medium, scroll down and choose Nonmusical Recording
  • Select the Narrow Your Search button
  • The screen will return to the Keyword search fields
  • Enter the desired terms in the search boxes
  • Press the Go button to see your search results

Other Media format search tips

Valdosta State University films, television, and webcasting