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Academic Video Online: Transcripts, Translation, & Accessibility

All about our multidisciplinary streaming video resource.

Audio Described Video

Audio-Described Video has added narration to a video that describes on-screen images for the benefit of those with visual impairments. Each audio-described video has a separate non audio-described version as well.

To find videos in Academic Video Online with audio descriptions, use the following search phrase:
with audio description

ProQuest has already added audio descriptions to its most popular titles and will continue to add more upon request by a library at no charge. If you would like audio descriptions for a particular video, please contact us at


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