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Library CLOSED until further notice

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COVID-19 (Coronavirus) Limited Access

Beginning Monday, March 23, Hoover Library will be CLOSED until further notice. Virtual reference services (use the "ASK US" or "CHAT" button) will be available from 1 PM - 9 PM Sunday, 9 AM - 9 PM Monday-Thursday, and 9 AM - 4 PM Friday. Hours are subject to change at any time. Please see our Hours page for current building availability. For more information, see the McDaniel College COVID-19 Information Page
Faculty: Please see our COVID-19 Library Access
Students: Please see our COVID-19 Student Access page.

*Cinema: Find DVD and VHS

DVDs and Videos in Research Starter

Research Starter


Find scholarly & popular articles, books & ebooks, CDs, DVDs, and more

Search Research Starter for media by doing a keyword search and then using the limit on the left side of the screen for Videos. This will show DVDs, VHSs, and links to our streaming video collections.

                                                                      Highlight check box for videos

Please note: Our collection of DVDs and VHS tapes is located  on the first floor of the library in front of the Reference section. 


There are viewing stations on the 2nd floor of the library in the AV room. Remotes and headphones can be checked out for:

  • DVD Players
  • All region DVD Player
  • Bluray Player
  • VCRs
  • TVs

DVDs and Videos in the Catalog

Find Books & DVDs:

If you search the catalog by clicking on the link from the homepage, you can limit your search before you even start.

select videos and streaming media


Or do a keyword search:

And use the limits on the left side of the page to select Videorecordings and/or DVDs

limits on the left side

Request DVDs and VHS from the Carroll Libraries Partnership

If you find an item that you want that is not owned by Hoover Library in Research Starter, look for the link under the item that says View Catalog Record.


That will transfer you over to the classic catalog view and allow you to Place a Request

You will be notified via email when the item arrives and you can pick it up at the Library Checkout Desk.

Rental Sources

If you still can't find the film  you are looking for try these rental sources: