Music & Movies

Music & Movies

PTPL/WAGGIN Resources

Freegal

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Freegal offers access to 15 million+ songs and music videos--with new music added daily.  What you download is yours to keep, there are no DRM restrictions. To access, enter your Peters Township library card number.  (You must be a registered PTPL member to use this service.)

Kanopy

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Stream new and popular films, classics, and documentaries on your computer or device--with new content added weekly. There is even a section just for kids! To access, create an account using your Peters Township library card number. (You must be a registered PTPL member to use this service.)

POWER Library Resources

AP Images

AP Images

View the greatest events in world history with the Associated Press’s extensive collection of photographs, audio sound bites, video, and graphics, covering the last 185 years.  Over 3,000 photos, images, sound bites, and graphics are added to the collection daily.

Gale Special Topics - Fine Arts & Music Collection
Fine Arts and Music Collection

Fine Arts and Music Collection

Over 10.4 million articles for serious students of drama, music, art history, and filmmaking. More than 250 journals covered in databases such as the Wilson Art Index and the Répertoire International de Littérature Musicale (RILM) index are available in full text.

Gale Special Topics - Pop Culture Collection
Pop Culture Collection

Pop Culture Collection

Provides access to scholarly journals and magazines that both analyze and contribute to popular culture. The database offers useful information for researchers in social science, history, art or liberal arts courses.

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AllMusic

AllMusic

AllMusic is a comprehensive and in-depth resource for finding out more about the albums, bands, musicians and songs you love. Find in-depth Information about your favorite albums, musicians and songs; reviews of upcoming and classic albums; sound samples and streaming links to listen to the music; and personalized recommendations of albums that match your tastes.

American Archive of Public Broadcasting

American Archive of Public Broadcasting

Discover over 40,000 hours of clips (both video and audio) from public broadcasting programs, covering the last 60 years. The AAPB site features an easy to use search function, as well as special topical collections and exhibits.

Common Sense Media

Common Sense Media

You know your kids. We know media and tech. Together we can build a digital world where our kids can thrive.  Every day, millions of parents and educators trust Common Sense reviews and advice to help them navigate the digital world with their kids. Together with policymakers, industry leaders, and global media partners, we're building a digital world that works better for all kids, their families, and their communities.

Internet Movie Database (IMDb)

Internet Movie Database (IMDb)

IMDb is an online database of information related to films, television programs, home videos and video games, and internet streams, including cast, production crew and personnel biographies, plot summaries, trivia, and fan reviews and ratings.