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Political Science

Selected Newspaper Article Databases

The Studio

The Studio 

The Studio is located in the Commons South in Hodges Library. The Studio is a media production and design lab.  Open to UT students, staff, and faculty, the Studio provides computers, software, and staff to assist users in the creation of media-enhanced educational projects.

Sound Room in The StudioResources and Services Include:

  • Help desk, consultation services, and instruction for classes to support media production, editing, and design projects.

  • Production spaces including video & photography room, 3 audio recording rooms, and 1 whisper room for vocal recording.

  • Editing and design workstations including software, scanners in a range of sizes, and analog input for analog audio & video sources.

  • Virtual reality room with HTC vive. Part of the library's array of gaming activities including monthly game night.

  • All spaces can be reserved online. Contact staff to schedule consultations.

​Contact & Location:
235 Hodges Library - Commons South


Video/Audio/Image Media

Academic Video Online
Combines electronic resources into a single interface

American History in Video, 1492-2000
Online collection of video documenting events in American history

American Memory
Created by the Library of Congress, a multi-media collection of primary source materials on the history and culture of the U. S.

AP Images
Contemporary and historical images from the Associated Press. Limited to 1 simultaneous user. Please click "Log Off" when finished

C-SPAN live streaming radio
Click the "Listen/Check Now" image on the left side of the page

C-SPAN Video Library
Browse videos according to program type, bill, or Congressional committee; explore featured topics (e.g., the U.S. economy, global climate change) and general topics (e.g., "History and Society," "Courts and Judicial Process") 

OAIster searches over 3,000,000 records from the digital collections of more than 1,100 institutions for text, image, and multi-media items of interest to academics from all disciplines

(The) White House Live
View real-time speeches from the President