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Some things from The Library to keep you entertained and educated in between semesters

Stream movies, documentaries, and live performances

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Berliner Philharmoniker's Digital Concert Hall

Features hundreds of archived concerts from the last 60 years as well as documentaries and artist portraits. Note: Our access is limited to 5 users at a time, so if you are unable to access please try again later. You will need to create a free login with your Berklee email address to use.

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Books at Berklee YouTube Series

Watch interviews with Berklee faculty members and authors to learn more about unique titles and resources available through The Library.

Dance Online: Dance in Video

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Dance Online: Dance in Video

Dance in Video Series is the definitive video collection for the study of 20th century concert dance. It features performances from the most influential dancers and companies together with dozens of documentaries, interviews, and dance instruction videos to aid in the teaching of this nuanced art form.


And for more info on this unique resource, watch the Books at Berklee interview with Prof. Linda Monich

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Access streaming movies, documentaries, foreign films, classic cinema, independent films, and educational videos from Berklee. New requests go through the library.

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Over 1,000 HD videos of concerts, operas, ballets, archival performances, documentaries, master classes, and more. (Please note: if you try to access off campus, and it seems you are not logged in and cannot view full videos, empty your browser cache and try again.)


And for more info on this unique resource, watch the Books at Berklee interview with Prof. Linda Monich

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Met Opera On Demand 

Hundreds of video performances of The Metropolitan Opera, many of which are in HD.

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Qwest TV

Video streaming service dedicated to jazz, soul, funk, & world music from Quincy Jones.

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Swank Digital Campus

Swank provides colleges and universities with over 25,000 films, documentaries and TV shows.

More: full list of streaming video databases & websites

Stream classical, popular, and global music


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Music Online: Classical Music Library 

A comprehensive database of over 43,000 classical music recordings with accompanying reference materials. Selections range from Gregorian chant to modern composition with multiple versions of works, where available. Included in this database are recordings from labels such as: EMI, Sanctuary Classics, Hyperion and CBC. Users can browse by genre, or search by composer, artist, genre or period.

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Naxos Music Library

A collection of streaming classical music available online and via their app. It includes more than 1.7 million tracks from more than 700 labels, with new content added monthly. Search by composer, work, performer or other keyword.

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Log into Smithsonian Global Sound

Smithsonian Global Sound for Libraries 

Over 40,000 tracks of musical and aural traditions from around the world. This database includes recordings published by Smithsonian Folkways and many other labels, as well as music from several ethnomusical archives. Browse by country, genre, cultural group, language, instrument, artist, ensemble, label, or musical category.

More: full list of streaming audio databases and websites


Download electronic sheet music

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Axis 360 

Downloadable ebooks and escores including Berklee Press publications. NOTE: Works best on iOS or Android devices using the Axis 360 app

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Babelscores features over 210,000 pieces of curated contemporary music, including sheet music, recordings and videos.

More: full list of escores databases and websites

Read books, plays, and magazines

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Axis 360 

Downloadable ebooks and escores including Berklee Press publications. NOTE: Works best on iOS or Android devices using the Axis 360 app

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Access Drama Online

Drama Online 

Drama Online is a digital library of playtexts and streaming video from theatre publishers and companies. Includes access to: Aurora Metro Books, Nick Hern Books, Shakespeare's Globe on Screen (2008-2015), BBC Drama Films and Documentaries, and Royal Shakespeare Company.

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View eBooks on EBSCOhost

eBooks on EBSCOhost 

Berklee owns thousands of eBook titles. Most can be read online, downloaded to your computer, or mobile devices. Please refer to FAQ:

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Access Flipster


Flipster is a digital magazine service where users can access magazines. Our available titles include Wired, Rolling Stone, Macworld, Jazztimes, Downbeat, New Yorker, Future Music, Backstage, The Atlantic, and more.

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Access NPX

New Play Exchange (NPX)

The New Play Exchange, a National New Play Network project, is the world’s largest digital library of scripts by living writers. Designed and built with the needs of the entire new play sector in mind, the New Play Exchange serves writers, producers, directors, artistic directors, literary managers, dramaturgs, publishers, agents, actors, professors, students, and even fans of the theater.


More: full list of eBook databases and websites

Database resources on unique topics

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Access Culinary Arts Collection

Culinary Arts Collection

Gale OneFile: Culinary Arts offers information on more than five million articles from more than 250 major cooking and nutrition magazines, as well as book reference content from Delmar such as About Wine, Introduction to Catering, Advanced Bread and Pastry, and Eat Fit Be Fit. Exclusive features, including Topic Finder, InterLink, and a mobile-optimized interface, support and enhance the search experience.

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Access Gardening and Horticulture Collection

Gardening and Horticulture Collection 

Serves horticultural enthusiasts of all levels with more than 3.6 million articles from more than 100 journals, as well as more than 20 reference titles from Delmar, including Handbook of Flowers; Foliage and Creative Design; Computer Graphics for Landscape Architects; and more.






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