Academia is a database of the Dutch Institute of Sound and Vision. It licenses free online access to the Academia streaming audio and video content. The resources are selected from archives of the Dutch Institute of Sound and Vision.
Log in to Academia via ‘Inloggen met Surf’ with your UM account!
Academia provides online access to 90.000 audiovisual resources for Dutch higher education and sciences.
The selection is constantly increasing and include:
- recent programs from Dutch National television
- current and historic TV archive
- current and historic collections, such as nature documentaries, movies, National Government Information Services collection, Cinema newsreels by Polygoon and wisebits (short educational video clips)
- historic and current radio recordings.
Academia offers a variety of options:
- the possibility to order (for free) video programs broadcasted on the Dutch television which
- the possibility to order (for free) video programs broadcasted on the Dutch television which is not in Academia
- a personal workspace for saved material, sharing or filing audiovisual material
- it’s also possible to cut a fragment out of a video program for using it in a digital educational environment
- other options can be found on the help page.