On Dec. 8, 1980, John Lennon was murdered in New York City. In remembrance of this tragic event, The Detroit Area Library Network has added a new playlist to their YouTube Channel titled “The 30th Anniversary of John Lennon’s Death.” This playlist contains historical footage from various network television stations, radio accounts, commentaries, and remembrances from various people that knew Lennon. The playlist may be accessed through the following link: http://tinyurl.com/youtube-lennon
Episodes of “In the Frame,” a free podcast series from the Detroit Institute of Arts, are available for download at iTunes – http://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/in-the-frame/id403986873.
“In The Frame, hosted by DIA Director Graham Beal, and taped on location at the museum, covers a different portion of the Museum’s large collection in each episode. Beal leads you through the world of the museum in a relaxed and easy-to-understand approach, making the art, the exhibits, and the artists come alive!” –from the podcast description
Arab American National Museum has videos, exhibition materials, interviews, and panel presentations available for free download at iTunes U – http://deimos3.apple.com/WebObjects/Core.woa/Browse/arabamericanmuseum.org.
To access podcasts, you will need the free iTunes software installed. Download here.
If you are a DALNET member institution and also have a presence in iTunes, let us know in the comments and we will add you to our post.