Press play! Learn something new with 12 videos and documentaries from the Library

Subject:  Multidisciplinary
A boy looking at a tablet with headphones
Author: Sandra Pérez (foto: Eren Li -

New documentaries on the female pioneers of electronic music, emerging artists and female orchestra conductors.

Academic Video Online is a streaming platform with over 63,000 videos from production companies such as the BBC and National Geographic. 

As well as articles and books, the Library search engine can be used to find videos. There are over 80,000 documentaries, theatrical performances, concerts and television programmes. 

Many of them form part of the Academic Video Online collection, a kind of Netflix or Filmin designed for learning. Many of the videos are in English, and are available with simultaneous transcription into Spanish so users can follow the content. 

Here are some of the videos that can be found in the collection.

New releases

Trailer: The Art of Making It


Trailer: Newtopia


Trailer: Sisters With Transistors


Los favoritos de la UOC

Entre los vídeos más vistos por la comunidad universitaria hay representaciones de teatro y audiovisuales para profundizar en los conceptos del aula.

Activate subtitles in other languages

When you find a video you want to watch on the Academic Video Online platform, click on the Transcript option in the menu at the top. This will open a window at the side of the viewer with a full transcript.

Turn on subtitles in other languages

Then click on the Translate transcript button at the top on the left and select your preferred language. 

If you have any questions about Academic Video Online, please ask The Library Replies.