This guide provides an overview of recent DVDs that may interest researchers in the Computer Science, Engineering, and Mathematics fields. Additional titles can be accessed through the library catalog; you can search by keyword, person, genre, or title.
Suggested keywords: mathematics, geometry, algebra, computer software, electricity, machines/machinery
We also provide access to a number of streaming video resources.
Against All Odds: Inside Statistics
Delves into statistics for college, high school, and adult learners through 32 video modules.
Call Number: UMDVD 8714
Between the Folds: A Film About Finding Inspiration in Unexpected Places
Chronicles 10 stories of the artists and scientists whose careers center around folding paper.
Call Number: UMDVD 5555
Cocoa Programming Fundamentals
Offers expert guidance and best practices for building object-oriented applications with the Cocoa framework.
Call Number: UMDVD 6856
Culture and Math: The Chinese
Shows how the Chinese developed their mathematical system with no outside influence.
Call Number: UMDVD 2722
Eureka: The Best Ideas Comes from the Most Unlikely Places
Details a Shell engineer's quest to solve the problem of "undrillable" oil fields.
Call Number: UMDVD 4686
Fractals: Hunting the Hidden Dimension
Deciphers the rules that govern fractal geometry with a group of pioneering mathematicians.
Call Number: UMDVD 4914
How We Got to Now
Details the stories behind remarkable ideas & innovations that made modern life possible.
Call Number: UMDVD 9072
Infinite Secrets: The Genius of Archimedes
Tells the story of Archimedes' recovered mathematical manuscript and its contents.
Call Number: UMDVD 1804
INNOVATE: Engineering Change
Introduces the challenges and successes of Verdant Power's hydraulic turbine pilot project.
Call Number: UMDVD 5142
The Joy of Mathematics
Shows simple "math magician" tricks and the interconnectivity of the world and mathematics.
Call Number: UMDVD 5563
Radio: Out of Thin Air
Tells the story of the dawn of the electronics age and the journey from telegraph to radio.
Call Number: UMDVD 2919
The Story of Math Collection
Uncovers the history, meaning, and wonder of math via three different programs.
Call Number: UMDVD 7524
Top Secret Rosies: The Female Computers of World War II
Showcases the secret military program that recruited female mathematicians to create ballistics tables.
Call Number: UMDVD 6675
Who Killed the Electric Car?
Investigates the development and design of the fuel-efficient, environmentally friendly electric car.
Call Number: UMDVD 2546