Streaming Video Video Collection: consists of over 200 titles of the leading practitioners in the fields of psychotherapy, counseling, social work and addiction treatment demonstrating clinical techniques and discussing their work.

Alexander Street TCSPP Video Collection: Search all of the TCSPP offered Alexander Street Press Video Collections at the same time.

Alexander Street Counseling Collection: Provides a rich online collection of video for the study of counseling, social work, psychotherapy, psychology, and psychiatric counseling.

Alexander Street LGBT Studies in Video: Provides students and researchers across disciplines a multi-content perspective on the LGBT political, cultural and social movements throughout the twentieth century and into the present day. It provides key resources of interest to students and researchers in sociology, anthropology, psychology, counseling, history, political science, gender studies, cultural studies, and religious studies.

Alexander Street Rehabilitation in Video: Significant collection of occupational therapy, physical/physiotherapy, and speech-language pathology. The collection allows students and faculty to easily find, cite, and share footage of top clinicians and academics explaining the underlying anatomical and neurological issues in specific patient populations, while demonstrating effective techniques and methods for their treatment. All of the video has been thoroughly indexed to allow users to search and filter content by patient details, therapist specialization, treatment method, presenting problem, and more.

Alexander Street Black Thought and Culture: Contains 1,297 sources with 1,098 authors, covering the non-fiction published works of leading African Americans. Where possible the complete published non-fiction works are included, as well as interviews, journal articles, speeches, essays, pamphlets, letters and other fugitive material.

Alexander Street Women and Social Movements in the United States, 1600-2000: Organized around the history of women in social movements in the U.S. between 1600 and 2000, this collection seeks to advance scholarly debates and understanding about U.S. history generally at the same time that it makes the insights of women’s history accessible to teachers and students at universities, colleges, and high schools. The collection currently includes 108 document projects and archives with almost 4,300 documents and more than 150,000 pages of additional full-text documents, written by more than 2,200 primary authors. It also includes book, film, and website reviews, notes from the archives, and teaching tools.

Alexander Street Criminal Justice and Public Safety in Video: A collection of documentaries, training videos, and interviews illustrating the strategies, techniques, and experiences of professionals serving on the front lines of justice and public safety.  This release provides 559 titles equaling approximately 379 hours.

Alexander Street Health and Society in Video: Defines and explores today’s latest medical progress in health and wellness issues and their impact on society– with hundreds of premium documentaries, profiles, reports, and interviews.  This release provides 266 titles equaling approximately 204 hours.

Alexander Street Black Studies in Video: Featuring award-winning documentaries, newsreels, interviews and archival footage surveying the evolution of black culture in the United States.  This collection includes films covering history, politics, art and culture, family structure, social and economic pressures, and gender relations.

Alexander Street Ethnographic Video: brings together a wide range of streaming video, written ethnographies, field notes, seminal texts, memoirs, and contemporary studies, covering human behavior the world over. Essential for study in the areas of politics, economics, history, psychology, environmental studies, religion, area studies, linguistics, and geography.

Alexander Street Social Theory: Social Theory offers an extensive selection of documents that explore the complexities and interpret the nature of social behavior and organization. Particular care has been taken to index this material so that it can be searched more thoroughly than ever before.

Alexander Street Education in Video: the first online collection of streaming video developed specifically for training and developing teachers. Upon completion, the collection will contain more than 3,000 video titles totaling 1,300 hours of teaching demonstrations, lectures, documentaries, and primary-source footage of students and teachers in actual classrooms.

Search Our Catalog: Numerous streaming videos are included in our library catalog.  Search by title or by subject and then filter your results to include “Film or Video” only.  This filter option can be located on the right-hand side of the search results screen under “Narrow Your Search: Format.”  The catalog will also include our physical DVD and VHS collection which is located in the library.  These items can be checked out or we also have DVD and VHS players available for your use.

For Faculty:

The Chicago School of Professional Psychology Library provides faculty with the option to convert certain DVDs in our collection to streaming video so that students may access the films online. Faculty can request to have entire videos streamed or just video clips.

Please allow three weeks for library staff to process your streaming video requests. If we need to purchase a copy of the film, please allow up to six weeks. To request streaming video, complete a Streaming Video Request Form and email it to or drop it off at the library circulation desk.

For other questions, please email us at or call us at 312.329.6630

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