Learn from the Best: On-Demand Online Video Lectures

With 5+ educational and entertaining livestream videos every week, we’re constantly adding great online video lectures to our library. Below are some recent additions to our video lectures library as well as some student favorites. You can browse by category or by typing some keywords into the search bar to the left. Access to all recorded online lectures comes standard with our membership, click here to learn more.

Please note: all Livestream (Upcoming) times are in EDT unless otherwise noted. Enjoy!

Category : Live Stream

A Culinary History of the United States
Allen Pietrobon

04/14/2021 4:00 pm

The 10 Greatest Baseball Players (plus others...)
Vincent Cannato

04/15/2021 4:00 pm

Beethoven’s Ninth: The Story Behind The Masterpiece
Thomas Kelly – Harvard University

04/16/2021 4:00 pm

John and Abigail Adams: Love in the Founding Era
Carol Berkin – Baruch College

04/19/2021 4:00 pm

Virginia Woolf and the Birth of Modern Women’s Fiction
Joseph Luzzi – Bard College

04/20/2021 4:00 pm

America in World War One: What Happened and Why It Matters
Jennifer Keene – Chapman University

04/21/2021 4:00 pm

Does Extinction Matter? The Environmental Consequences of Declining Biodiversity
Shahid Naeem – Columbia University

04/22/2021 4:00 pm

The Five Most Powerful People in the World
William Burke-White – University of Pennsylvania

04/23/2021 4:00 pm

ENCORE PRESENTATION (Includes Live Professor Q & A!) The Scientific Genius of Marie Curie
Susan Lindee / University of Pennsylvania

04/26/2021 4:00 pm

The Evolution of Religion: How It All Started - And Why
Azim Shariff / University of British Columbia

04/27/2021 4:00 pm

Crossword Puzzles: Their History, and the Puzzling People Who Can't Live Without Them
Adrienne Raphel / Princeton University

04/28/2021 4:00 pm

Washington DC: What Really Happened in the Room Where it Happened
Robert Watson – Lynn University

04/29/2021 4:00 pm

The Treaty of Paris: The Document that Ended the American Revolution
Richard Bell – University of Maryland

04/30/2021 4:00 pm

Why We Work (It's Not Just For The Paycheck)
Barry Schwartz

05/03/2021 4:00 pm

How to Listen to (and Appreciate) Great Music
Orin Grossman – Fairfield University

05/04/2021 4:00 pm

Tiger Woods: The Imperfect Politics of American Celebrity
Matthew Andrews – University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

05/05/2021 4:00 pm

Milestones to the Moon: The Real Story of the Space Race
Daniel Breen / Brandeis University

05/06/2021 4:00 pm

Winston Churchill: A London Life
Don Brown / Dir, London Society

05/07/2021 4:00 pm

Advanced Titanic: Diving Deeper into the Disastrous Story
Stephen M. Payne / Naval Architect

05/11/2021 4:00 pm

Understanding Memory: How it Works and How to Improve It
Thad Polk – University of Michigan

05/13/2021 4:00 pm

The World's Most Famous Painting
Tina Ryan / Albright-Knox Art Gallery (formerly Columbia U)

05/14/2021 4:00 pm

Taking Romantic Comedy Seriously
Michele Schreiber / Emory University

05/18/2021 4:00 pm

Making Better Decisions
Robert Frisch – Yale School of Management

05/19/2021 4:00 pm

Who was Confucius, and What Did He Really Say?
Bryan Van Norden – Vassar College

05/20/2021 4:00 pm

Futuring: The Art and Science of What Comes Next
Bryan Alexander / Georgetown University

05/21/2021 4:00 pm

The Presidency of Woodrow Wilson
Jeffrey Engel – Southern Methodist University

05/24/2021 4:00 pm

The Seven Wonders of the Ancient World: Power, Politics and Pride
Jennifer Tobin

05/25/2021 4:00 pm

Edible America: How and What We Eat
Allen Pietrobon

05/26/2021 4:00 pm

India: Past, Present, and Future
Vinay Lal / UCLA

05/27/2021 4:00 pm

Good TV, Bad TV: Television in Our Collective Consciousness
Walter J. Podrazik – University of Illinois at Chicago

05/28/2021 4:00 pm

The Second World War: The Conflict and Its Legacies
Jeremi Suri – University of Texas

05/31/2021 4:00 pm

Love Canal, NY: How a Single Environmental Disaster Changed America
Richard Newman / Rochester Institute of Technology

06/01/2021 4:00 pm

Homefront Injustice: The Internment of Japanese Americans During WWII
Edward O’Donnell

06/02/2021 4:00 pm

Leadership Lessons from Literature
Joseph Luzzi – Bard College

06/04/2021 4:00 pm

Insomnia: Why Some People Can't Sleep
Donn Posner

06/08/2021 4:00 pm

How Music Shapes the Brain
Indre Viskontas / University of San Francisco

06/09/2021 4:00 pm

Broadway Close Up: The Musicals of Kander & Ebb
Sean Hartley – Kaufman Music Center

06/15/2021 4:00 pm

What’s So Great About Opera? Exploring Music’s Grandest Art
Clifford (Kip) Cranna / San Francisco Opera & University of San Francisco

06/21/2021 4:00 pm