There are a lot more video resources about libraries on YouTube than I’ve gathered here. I didn’t include every library channel, I tried to filter them based on which ones I felt had videos with more general application beyond their local institution.
Feel free to submit to the list.
Title of channel or playlist
Organization/Organization served type (optional)
|Hodges University Library||https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCLFia0UTmcTJlMeWkltye7A||Academic||Instructional videos and other tutorials from the librarians at the Terry P. McMahan Library at Hodges University.|
|Association of Research Libraries||https://www.youtube.com/user/ARLVideo||Research||The Association of Research Libraries (ARL) is a nonprofit organization of 124 research libraries in the US and Canada. ARL’s mission is to influence the changing environment of scholarly communication and the public policies that affect research libraries and the diverse communities they serve. ARL pursues this mission by advancing the goals of its member research libraries, providing leadership in public and information policy to the scholarly and higher education communities, fostering the exchange of ideas and expertise, facilitating the emergence of new roles for research libraries, and shaping a future environment that leverages its interests with those of allied organizations. ARL is on the web at ARL.org.|
|Arizona Library Association||https://www.youtube.com/user/ArizonaLibraryAssoc||Public||The Arizona Library Association promotes and improves library service and librarianship in Arizona. Videos featured on this channel are produced by and for the association. Playlists include videos from around the great state of Arizona showcasing the diverse libraries and the communities they serve.|
|UISpecColl||https://www.youtube.com/user/uispeccoll||Archives/Special Collections||Exploring stories from the past through the historic books and documents that tell the tale.|
|Wyoming State Library||https://www.youtube.com/user/wyomingstatelibrary||Public|
|SJSU School of Information||https://www.youtube.com/user/sjsuslis||Library Science School||The San Jose State University School of Information's YouTube Channel features recorded presentations, special events, tutorials, faculty videos, and more. |
The SJSU iSchool hosts live webcasts by professionals in the field. The webcasts cover a variety of topics, and the recordings are posted to this channel for on-demand viewing. If you are job searching, check out the career development webcasts for job search tips, employer meet and greets, and emerging career opportunities.
|School of Social Sciences||https://www.youtube.com/user/ignousoss||Library Science School||The School of Social Sciences (SOSS) is among the larger schools of studies at the University. It has a strength of 41 faculty members and 32 administrative personnel. SOSS offers academic programmes in six disciplines: Economics, History and Tourism Studies, Library and Information Science, Political Science, Public Administration, and Sociology.|
|LibTec203||https://www.youtube.com/user/LibTec203||Library Science School||Library science course videos.|
|LibraryOfCongress||https://www.youtube.com/user/LibraryOfCongress/featured||Public||Timeless treasures and contemporary presentations from the Library of Congress in Washington, D.C. As the world's preeminent reservoir of knowledge, we are the steward of millions of recordings dating from the earliest Edison films to the present. In addition, we sponsor events, lectures and concerts that are free and open to the public. More about the Library: http://www.loc.gov/about|
|EIFL||https://www.youtube.com/user/eiflnet||Other (please describe below)||Not-for-profit. Working in collaboration with libraries in more than 60 developing and transition countries in Africa, Asia, Europe, and Latin America, EIFL enables access to knowledge for education, learning, research and sustainable community development. http://www.eifl.net|
|American Library Association||https://www.youtube.com/user/AmLibraryAssociation||Public||News and information from the American Library Association. |
|UBC Library | Irving K. Barber Learning Centre||https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLD7622DC97C542C2B||Academic|
|Smithsonian Libraries||https://www.youtube.com/user/SmithsonianLibraries||Special||The Smithsonian Libraries is the most comprehensive museum library in the world. Our goal is to be a catalyst, partner, and participant in the use of information technology and the transformation of scholarly research in the sciences, arts, and cultural heritage of the United States.|
|Rod Library||https://www.youtube.com/user/rodlibinstruction||Academic||The Rod Library offers services for UNI students, faculty, staff, visitors, and the UNI community as a whole. This channel showcases useful how-to videos about those services, as well as offers viewers a chance to look at what else the Rod Library has to offer, such as collections and events.|
|OCLCResearch||https://www.youtube.com/user/OCLCResearch||Other (please describe below)||Here you'll find videos about some of the things OCLC Research is working on to help make operational processes more efficient and shape new scholarly services for research libraries worldwide.|
|Learning Commons Syracuse University Library||https://www.youtube.com/user/SULLearningCommons||Academic|
|DukeUnivLibraries||https://www.youtube.com/user/DukeUnivLibraries||Academic||The Duke University Libraries are the shared center of the university's intellectual life. The William R. Perkins Library, Bostock Library, and David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library comprise the university's main library complex, which is joined on East Campus by the Lilly and Music Libraries, and by the Pearse Memorial Library at the Duke Marine Lab. Together with the separately administered libraries serving the schools of Business, Divinity, Law, and Medicine, they comprise one of the nation's top 10 private research library systems.|
|College & Research Libraries||https://www.youtube.com/user/crlacrl||Academic||Welcome to the YouTube channel for College & Research Libraries, the official scholarly research journal of the Association of College & Research Libraries. |
This page is home to all live and archived C&RL Online Forums. Each Forum will highlight a new C&RL study through discussion with a free, live, expert panel comprised of the study's authors and other subject experts. The Forums are your chance to engage live with researchers and have your questions answered. The Online Forums will be hosted in Google Hangouts and broadcast here, on YouTube.
|CHOICE Media Channel||https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC4AQ1G-u32Y9OX5hRzxdXrQ||Academic/Research||Choice is a publishing unit of the Association of College & Research Libraries (ACRL), a division of the American Library Association. Founded in 1964, Choice has for over 50 years been the premier source for reviews of academic books and digital resources of interest to scholars and students in higher education. |
|Bodleian Libraries||https://www.youtube.com/user/bodleianlibraries||Academic/Research||The 27 Bodleian Libraries of the University of Oxford form the largest university library system in the UK and include the world famous Bodleian Library.|
The mission of the Bodleian Libraries is to provide the most effective university library service possible, in response to the research and teaching needs of current and future users; and to maintain and develop access to Oxford's collections as a national and international scholarly resource.
The Bodleian Libraries include the principal University library—the Bodleian Library—which has been a library of legal deposit for 400 years; major research libraries; and libraries attached to faculties, departments and other institutions of the University. The combined library collections number more than 11 million printed items, in addition to 30,000 e-journals and vast quantities of materials in other formats.
|National Colloquium on Library Special Collections||https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLBELrG1nZ2U5jXND2u48h4RScCZwngM5g||Archives/Special Collections|
|9th Columbia University Libraries Symposium||https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PL8BAF2DBBC1D36C5B||Academic/Research||The 9th Columbia University Libraries Symposium, "New Models of Academic Collaboration"|
|UCLA Library||https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PL5F5C05567A4DFF88||Academic/Research||Learn how to get the most out of the UCLA Library.|
|openeducationweek||https://www.youtube.com/user/openeducationweek/featured||Academic/Research||Open Education Week is a global, community event that seeks to raise awareness about the benefits of free and open sharing in education, especially Open Educational Resources (OER).|
|alctsce||https://www.youtube.com/user/alctsce/featured||Other (please describe below)||Free webinars from the Association for Library Collections & Technical Services (ALCTS). As of July 1, 2015, webinar recordings are available at no cost 6 months after the original presentation.|
|Ala TechSource||https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCCHrxroEhL8t1sf70F2PSrg||Other (please describe below)|
|Open Access Perú||https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC39Fr_BkzeFe6r46gGk07dA||Academic/Research|