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Videos: DVDs in the library

find videos online or in the library

Thigpen Library has a large collection of DVDs for both education and entertainment purposes.

DVDs can be sent to the library on any Vol State campus.

  • For pickup in Gallatin – request a DVD through Pioneer Search
  • For pickup in Cookeville, Livingston, or Springfield – use the "Materials Request Form"

Search for DVDs in Thigpen Library

Find DVDs in the library by using the Advanced Search feature in Pioneer Search

  • Limit your search to "In the Library"
  • Select Material Type: Audio Visual

These search parameters are preset in the link "Thigpen Library - DVD search"

Browse DVDs available in Thigpen Library

Selecting the link "Thigpen Library - browse DVDs" takes you to Pioneer Search and retireves a list of DVDs available in all campus libraries.

Use "Tweak my Results" to

  • change "Sort by" relevance, date, author, or title
  • limit the results by date, creator, or subject

Public Performance Rights: DVDs

Thigpen Library does not purchase Public Performance Rights (PPR) for DVDs.

DVDs from Thigpen Library cannot be used for public screenings or shown to groups outside of a scheduled class. Vol State Libraries will not be held liable for misuse of a DVD from its collection.


Thigpen Library does not have PPR for The Color of Fear but the DVD can be used for a diversity program.