Lectures and Documentaries

Lectures Online

Youth Initiative Program Recorded public lectures from the Youth Initiative Program in Sweden. Featuring lectures on social entrepreneurship and self development.

TED Talks “TED is devoted to ideas worth spreading..bringing together people from three worlds: Technology, Entertainment, Design.”

iTunes U “More than 800 universities have active iTunes U sites. About half of these institutions — including Stanford, Yale, MIT, Oxford, and UC Berkeley — distribute their content publicly on the iTunes Store.”In the Beyond Campus section of iTunes U, students and faculty can access a wealth of content from distinguished entities such as MoMA, the New York Public Library, Public Radio International, and PBS stations. You can also go to Tips for iTunes Podcast Fans for more information.

YouTube EDU “Videos and Channels from over 100 college and university partners of YouTube.”

Academic Earth “Online courses from the world’s top scholars.”

The Do Lectures “The Do lectures are all about getting a handful of speakers together in one place, in the hope that they may inspire you to go Do something. To give you the tools and the desire to change the things you care about.”

GlobalOneness Project “The Global Oneness Project produces films, media and educational materials which explore how the simple notion of interconnectedness can be lived in today’s complex world.”

MIT World MIT World provides  videos of  public events at MIT (Massachusetts Institute of Technology). “MIT World aims to capture the pulse and excitement of the range of ideas discussed at MIT every day and share them with the world. A growing archive of more than 700 works offers insights on topics ranging from architecture to innovation to technology and sustainability. Cumulatively, these presentations by world-class thinkers and doers map great ideas in the making.”

Vimeo Education &DIY

Tamarack: An Institute for Community Engagement Access to Online Audio Seminars “These seminars include interviews and dialogues with thought leaders, links to related resources and offer you a comprehensive curriculum on the foundational elements of community engagement and poverty reduction.”

London School of Economics and Political Sciences Podcasts

NPR Podcast Directory

Planet Money Podcasts “Planet Money is a multimedia team covering the global economy.”

Documentaries

LinkTV: “Television without borders. Link Media is an independent media organization whose mission is to engage, inform and inspire viewers to become involved in the world.”

FreeDocumentaries.org: “Freedocumentaries.org streams full-length documentary films free of charge, with no registration needed. For several films, we even offer the ability to watch trailers or to download the actual film.The films are gathered by our researchers as we scour the web for well-produced videos and present them to our viewers. We adhere to all copyright laws and honor the wishes of the producers.”

Documentary Dish: “Serving brainfood for your enjoyment.”

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