Anthropology

Anthropology at Alexander Street brings this vivid, highly visual discipline to life with high-caliber video and text resources portraying hundreds of cultural groups the world over. In addition to exclusive access to many of the must-have films for the classroom, we deliver an array of rare and never-before-seen regional works that shed an intimate new light on the many faces of humankind’s past and present. Learn more...


Complete Anthropology Package

The Complete Anthropology Package brings the vivid, highly visual discipline to life with high-caliber video and text resources portraying hundreds of cultural groups the world over. In addition to exclusive access to many of the must-have films for the classroom, the channel offers an array of rare and never-before-seen regional works that shed an intimate new light on the many faces of humankind’s past and present.

America Latina en Video [Latin America in Video]

Latin America in Video

Latin America in Video gives instructors, students, and researchers of Latin American studies, Spanish, and Portuguese a comprehensive and unique perspective on the region. It will grow to include (at target) approximately 400 original-language documentaries—over 300 hours in all—from some of the most important producers and independent filmmakers in Latin America. Learn more>>>

Anthropology Online

Anthropology Online

Anthropology Online brings together a wide range of seminal texts, written ethnographies, field notes, memoirs, and contemporary studies covering human behavior the world over. It addresses all areas of the discipline, from applied and linguistic anthropology to medical and visual anthropology. Materials come from leading practitioners and theorists and include tens of thousands of pages of previously unpublished archival material.

Ethnographic Video Online Series

Ethnographic Video Online Series

Explore the complete films of Australian documentarian Dennis O’Rourke. His films, which have become classics in anthropology classrooms, are now available in Ethnographic Video Online, Volume III: Indigenous Voices. His lens captured the decolonization in Papua New Guinea, Aboriginal activism in Australian society, and the clash of mass-market capitalism with indigenous peoples of the Pacific Islands.

Food Studies Online

Food Studies Online

Coming Soon

Food Studies has gone from a budding discipline to a blooming multidisciplinary field in just a few years. But, because the field is so young, it can often be difficult to find the scholarly resources necessary to create a Food Studies course. To address this problem, Alexander Street is proud to announce our newest collection: Food Studies Online.

Individual DVDs and Streaming Videos

The Last Nomads

Alexander Street offers a variety of anthropology and ethnography videos in both DVD and streaming formats and is the exclusive source for streaming video from Filmakers Library.