Skip to Main Content
It looks like you're using Internet Explorer 11 or older. This website works best with modern browsers such as the latest versions of Chrome, Firefox, Safari, and Edge. If you continue with this browser, you may see unexpected results.
We have two great databases for streaming online documentaries: Kanopy and Films on Demand. I recommend checking out these two databases for documentaries and/or movies that relate to any topics you are doing your paper on. If you click on them they will ask you for your LoboApps login.Once you do that, you will have access.
I also recommend checking out YouTube as they have some great resources there (make sure they are legitimate), and you may find documentaries and films on subscription services like Netflix and Amazon Prime.
Websites: Documentaries on New Technology
TED-Technology, Entertainment, Design: TEDTalks
TED is a nonprofit devoted to Ideas Worth Spreading...the talks are by experts in their field and are noted for their creativity and vision. Each talk runs about 15 minutes.
Links to clips, partial and complete shows from PBS including documentaries. Check out the Topics link toward the top of the page.
If you are a subscriber to Netflix they have a lot of good documentaries available including some that are streaming video.
If you are an Amazon Prime (paying) member you have access to a lot of instant videos. You can also (for a fee) watch streaming documentaries from Amazon.
Streaming Video Documentaries from Kanopy and Films on Demand
Kanopy This link opens in a new window
Streaming classic cinema, indie film, and documentaries from all over the world.
Films On Demand This link opens in a new window
Streaming documentaries, interviews, and lectures across a wide range of topics.