Net Video Links Guides - Topics - Web sites for browsing and watching Internet video

Encounter videos related to a particular topic at many different sites; can be in the form of annotated directories, lists, or a combination with search features; sites might link to videos or embed them on Web pages
  • Entertainment: Find entertainment videos; access videos generally oriented around fictional films, movies, and TV shows; see also picks and live sections
    • EW: Stream service guide
    • YouTube Browse: subject directory-oriented view into YouTube; directly on the YouTube site
    • Online Short Films: links to short films on many subjects; free short films; categories include Action, Animation, BAFTA Nominees and winners, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Musicl, OSCAR Nominee and Winner, Romance, Western, and more; search by Top Short Films, New Short Films
    • Archive Features: Feature Film archive; films, shorts, silent films and trailers; part of the Internet Archive, an Internet library offering permanent access for researchers, historians, scholars, people with disabilities, and the general public to historical collections that exist in digital form; subsections include Comedy Films, Film Noir, German Cinema from Luz Mommartz, Sci-Fi/Horror, and the Video Cellar; browsable by collection or subject/keywords
    • TV Guide: selected full TV episodes; presents clips and previews, exclusive reports, and full episodes of selected shows (through links to such sites as Hulu, for example)
    • ShoutFactory: cult favorites to pop culture fans
    • a variety of shows, videos, and news; some full episodes; CBS Interactive
  • Education: See video focusing primarily on linking to educational videos; provide a range of instruction or information about many subjects; see also and documentary section
    • WatchKnowLearn: search for educational videos at many sites; directory of tens of thousands of educational videos in thousands of categories
    • Academic Earth: links to online classes and learning tools; associated universities include Yale, Carnegie Mellon, Stanford, MIT, UC Berkeley, Dartmouth College, and more
    • Public Libraries: lend or stream video; some library web sites stream videos for members; many public libraries include videos members can borrow as part of their circulating items
  • Classics: Find old TV and film; present annotated links to old videos; see also the portals section which lists the host sites many of these guides link to; these sites might provide a link to the hosting site or embed the move from the hosting site on their pages
    • Classic Cinema Online: directory of old films; covers silent movies, feature films from the mid-20th century, and shorts and newsreels; special subsections like Film Noir
    • Classic TV and Movies: categorized links to oldTV and movies; UECTV Uncle Earl's Classic Television Channel
    • Retrovision: describes and links to old movies and video; sections include adventure cartoons, comedy, crime movies, cult films, film noir, dramas, educational, horror, science fiction,TV shows, and westerns
    • B&W Movies: Old Movies, Black and White Movies, Classic Movies
  • Picks: See lists or directories that provide specialized links to videos; describe and link to videos available on specific genres or topic
    • MISRG Online: directory of full-length and short films online; from Moving Image Source Research Guide, from the Museum of the Moving Image, New York City
    • Open Culture: Free Movies Online; an interesting list of Great Classics, Indies, Noir, Westerns, etc., that you can watch online
  • Documentary: See non-fiction videos; topics are generally informational, news, historical, or educational content; see also education section
    • Documentary Addict: links to a variety of documentary videos in a range of topic areas
    • Thought Maybe: films exploring society and culture; a collection of films about topics relevant to modern society, industrial civilisation and globalised dominant culture
    • Top: Top Documentary Films
    • Documentary Tube: links to a variety of documentary videos in a range of topic areas
    • Documentary Heaven: links to a variety of documentary videos in a range of topic areas
    • Documentary Wire: links to a variety of documentary videos in a range of topic areas
    • links to free documentaries
  • Live: Access live, streaming content; includes some television stations, channels, networks, or other live events
    • UStream: live streaming TV channels and user content; from a variety of providers
    • livestream: live events; includes feeds of some news stations
    • YouTube Live: live events and features
    • EarthCam: live weather, traffic, and tourist cameras; world-wide directory
    • TV Stations: World directory of TV stations; find stations based on region or country (Canada, USA, World) or Network or Cable categories; access a list of stations and links to Web sites or online video collections
    • BeelineTV: table of links to free online television feeds; organized by country; major news and information channels from Europe and other parts of the world
    • Squid TV: links to live streaming media worldwide; organized by country; locate Web sites and live streams on TV stations worldwide
    • LookForTV: links to live television; organized by country, language, and category; a directory that connects you to streaming video of all kinds worldwide
    • WebTV list: Internet TV Channels; choose channels by content category or language; sites include a variety of sources
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