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Library Work Perks for Staff and Faculty

Check out new DVDs

To check out the latest new DVDs in the CBB collection, click here.

Follow the 3 step process on the  CBB New Books & Media page to search and/or set up email notifications:

  1. Select  subject(s) or area(s) of interest.
  2. Set additional settings in format and language. If you only want to see new items at Bates, select Bates in the Campus section. Narrow the time frame to 7, 30, or 90 days.
  3. When done selecting preferences, click submit at the bottom of the page for results To set up email notifications, go to the bottom of the page and enter your email address and click subscribe.


DVDs are FREE to borrow:                                                               




Viewing rooms are available for reserve at the audio video desk. View video area policies.


Bates College - YouTube

Bates' YouTube channel which includes the award-winning Ask the (College) Experts videos as well as many other videos related to the college.

Bates Concert Recordings

Recordings of concerts at Bates College dating from September 2019-current

BWell exercise videos

BWell exercise videos feature on demand workouts including bootcamps, kinstretch, and yoga

Genealogy at the Maine State Library - YouTube

YouTube videos about genealogy from the Maine State Library

Great Falls Forum archive

The Great Falls Forum is a collaboration between Bates College, the Lewiston Public Library, and the Lewiston Sun-Journal.


Recipes from UMaine

The University of Maine's Cooperative Extension's: Food and Health site includes lots of recipes, many of which have a corresponding video.