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MediaPlus – University of Reading

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A search engine for video, audio and still images all licensed for educational use, including over 56,000 images and 600 hours of film. It incorporates some exclusive content but also allows you to search across several other external image, sound and video collections. The collections include:

Help & guidance

Alexander Street Press resources help

Contact your subject liaison librarian or the Multimedia Manager for additional advice on using this resource 

How you may use the content


  • lecture presentations
  • printed course materials
  • blackboard
  • student work 

Not permitted

  • publicly available websites
  • public display in University
  • any alteration, adaption or modification of individual images, audio or video 
  • downloading or copying the videos - they are for streaming only

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