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Unwind at the Libraries (SC)

Whether you're on campus or at home, the Swarthmore libraries have lots to offer!


Thanks to our Film & Media Studies Department, the libraries carry a wide variety of movies, TV shows, and documentaries on DVD! Browse them on the third floor of McCabe or search in Tripod.


A Brief Look at Streaming Options:

Please note that these resources are only available to current Swarthmore students, faculty, and staff.

Feature Films for Education

More than 600 blockbusters, classics, and Academy Award winners are available to stream in this collection.

Here are our highlights:


Seeking classics? Try Silent Film Online.

Looking for musical performances? Watch full concerts, operas, ballets, and music documentaries on Medici.TV and Opera in Video.

Prefer documentaries? Check out Filmaker's Library Online, Films on Demand, and Academic Video Online (AVON).

Want to get inspired? AVON has a little bit of everything -- cooking, yoga, creative project prompts, travel videos, animated shorts -- and then some.