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The LLI Lending Library

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  1. A Brief History of the World
    Great Courses series with Professor Peter N. Stearns, George Mason University
    Course No. 8080 - 3 parts, 36 lectures (30 minutes/lecture) DVDs
  2. A History of Hitler’s Empire 2nd Edition
    Great Courses series with Professor Thomas Childers, University of Pennsylvania
    Course No. 805 - 1 part, 12 lectures (30 minutes/lecture) DVDs
  3. Albert Einstein: Physicist, Philosopher, Humanitarian
    Great Courses series with Professor Don Howard, University of Notre Dame
    Course No. 8122 – 2 parts, 24 lectures (30 minutes/lecture) DVDs
  4. American Ideals: Founding a “Republic Of Virtue”
    Great Courses series with Professor Daniel Robinson, Oxford and Columbia University
    Course No. 4855 – 1 part, 12 lectures (30 minutes/lecture) DVDs
  5. Beginnings of Judaism
    Great Courses series with Professor Isaiah Gafni, The Hebrew University of Jerusalem
    Course No. 6457 – 2 parts, 24 lectures (30 minutes/lecture) DVDs
  6. Biblical Wisdom Literature
    Great Courses series with Father Jospeh W. Koterski, Fordham University
    Course No. 6260 – 3 parts, 36 lectures (30 minutes/lecture) DVDs
  7. Books That Have Made History: Books That Can Change Your Life
    Great Courses series with Professor J. Rufus Fears, University of Oklahoma
    Course No. 4600 – 3 parts, 36 lectures (30 minutes/lecture) DVDs
  8. Chaos
    Great Courses series with Professor Steven Strogatz, Cornell University
    Course No. 1333, 24 lectures (30 minutes/lecture) DVDs
  9. Chemistry
    Great Courses series with Frank Cardilla, Niles North High School
    Course No. 111, 3 parts, 30 lectures (30 minutes/lecture) DVDs
  10. Churchill
    Great Courses series with Professor J. Rufus Fears, University of Oklahoma
    Course No. 807 - 1 part, 12 lectures (30 minutes/lecture) DVDs
  11. Civil Liberties and the Bill of Rights
    Great Courses series with Professor John Finn, Wesleyan University
    Course No. 8530 – 3 parts, 36 lectures (30 minutes/lecture) DVDs
  12. Classics of British Literature
    Great Courses series with Professor John Sutherland, University College London, California Institute of Technology
    Course No. 2400 – 4 parts, 48 lectures (30 minutes/lecture) DVDs
  13. Doctors: The History of Scientific Medicine Revealed through Biography
    Great Courses series with Professor Sherwin B. Nuland, Yale School of Medicine
    Course No. 8128 - 1 part, 12 lectures (30 minutes/lecture) DVDs
  14. Earth’s Changing Climate
    Great Courses series with Professor Richard Wolfson, Middlebury College
    Course No. 1219 – 12 lectures (30 minutes/lecture) DVDs
  15. Experiencing Rome: A Visual Exploration of Antiquity’s Greatest Empire
    Great Courses series with Professor Steven Tuck, University of Miami
    Course No. 3430 – 3 parts, 36 lectures (30 minutes/lecture) DVDs
  16. From Jesus to Constantine: A History of Early Christianity
    Great Courses series with Professor Bart Ehrman, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
    Course No. 6577 – 2 parts, 24 lectures (30 minutes/lecture) DVDs
  17. From Monet to Van Gogh: A History of Impressionism
    Great Courses series with Professor Richard Brettell, University of Texas at Dallas
    Course No. 7185 – 2 parts, 24 lectures (30 minutes/lecture) VHS
  18. Great American Bestsellers: The Books That Shaped America
    Great Courses series with Professor Peter Conn, University of Pennsylvania
    Course No. 2527 - 2 parts, 24 lectures (30 minutes/lecture) DVDs
  19. Great American Musics: Broadway Musicals
    Great Courses series with Professor Bill Messenger, The Peabody Institute of the John Hopkins University
    Course No. 7318 - 2 parts, 16 lectures (45 minutes/lecture) DVDs
  20. Great Artists of the Italian Renaissance
    Great Courses series with Professor William Kloss, Independent Art Historian, The Smithsonian Associates, Smithsonian Institution, M.A. Oberlin College
    Course No. 7140 – 3 parts, 36 lectures (30minutes/lecture) Includes Lecture Transcripts DVDs
  21. Great Authors of the Western Literary Tradition, 2nd Edition
    Great Courses series with Professors Elizabeth Vandiver, Whitman College; Thomas F. X. Noble, Notre Dame Uni
    versity; Ronald B. Herzman, State University of New York At Geneseo; Susan Sage Heinzelman, University of Texas at Austin; James A. W. Heffernan, Dartmouth College Course No. 2100 – 7 parts, 84 lectures, (30 minutes/lecture) DVDs
  22. Great Masters: Beethoven – His Life and Music
    Great Courses series with Professor Robert Greenberg, San Francisco Conservatory of Music
    Course No. 755 – 8 lectures, (45 minutes/lecture) DVDs
  23. Great World Religions: Buddhism
    Great Course series with Professor Malcolm David Eckel, Boston University
    Course No. 6105 - 1 part, 12 lectures (30 minutes/lecture) CDs
  24. Great World Religions: Christianity
    Great Course series with Professor Luke Timothy Johnson, Emory University
    Course No. 6101 - 1 part, 12 lectures (30 minutes/lecture) DVDs
  25. Great World Religions: Islam
    Great Course series with Professor John L. Esposito, Georgetown University
    Course No. 6102 - 1 part, 12 lectures (30 minutes/lecture) CDs
  26. Herodotus: The Father of History
    Great Course series with Professor Elizabeth Vandiver, University of Maryland
    Course No. 2353 - 2 parts, 24 lectures (30 minutes/lecture) DVDs
  27. History of the Ancient World: A Global Perspective
    Great Courses series with Professor Gregory S. Aldrete, University of Wisconsin-Green Bay
    Course No.3850 – 4 parts, 48 lectures (30 minutes/lecture), CDs
  28. History of the Ancient World: A Global Perspective
    Great Courses series with Professor Gregory S. Aldrete, University of Wisconsin-Green Bay
    Course No.3850 – 4 parts, 48 lectures (30 minutes/lecture), DVDs
  29. How to Listen to and Understand Great Music
    Great Courses series with Professor Robert Greenberg, San Francisco Conservatory of Music
    Course No. 700 – 6 Parts, 48 lectures (30 minutes/lecture) , Includes Lecture Transcripts CDs
  30. Human Prehistory and the First Civilizations
    Great Courses series with Professor Brian Fagan, University of California at Santa Barbara
    Course No. 380 - 3 parts, 36 lectures (30 minutes/lecture) DVDs
  31. Impossible: Physics Beyond the Edge
    Great Courses series with Professor Benjamin Schumacher, Kenyon College
    Course No. 1299 - 2 parts, 24 lectures (30 minutes/lecture) DVDs
  32. Introduction to the Study of Religion (No Guide Book)
    Great Courses series with Professor Charles B. Jones, The Catholic University of America
    Course No. 6121- 2 parts, 24 lectures (30 minutes/lecture) DVDs
  33. Lifelong Health: Achieving Optimum Well-Being at Any Age
    Great Courses series with Professor Anthony A. Goodman, Montana State University
    Course No. 1970 - 3 parts, 36 lectures (30 minutes/lecture) DVDs
  34. London: A Short History of the Greatest City in the Western World
    Great Courses series with Professor Robert Bucholz, Loyola University Chicago
    Course No. 8894 - 2 parts, 24 lectures (30 minutes/lecture) DVDs
  35. Lost Christianities: Christian Scriptures and the Battles over Authentication
    Great Courses series with Professor Bart D. Ehrman, University of NC at Chapel Hill
    Course No. 6593 - 2 parts, 24 lectures (30 minutes/lecture) DVDs
  36. Meaning From Data: Statistics Made Clear
    Great Courses series with Professor Michael Starbird, University of Texas at Austin
    Course No. 1487 – 2 parts, 24 lectures (30 minutes/lecture) DVDs
  37. Mr. Lincoln: The Life of Abraham Lincoln
    Great Courses series with Professor Allen Guelzo, Gettysburg College
    Course No. 8561 – 1 part, 12 lectures (30 minutes/lecture) DVDs
  38. Museum Masterpieces: The Louvre (Two Copies)
    Great Courses series with Professor Richard Brettell, University of Texas at Dallas
    Course No. 7175 – 1 part, 12 lectures (30 minutes/lecture), Includes Lecture Transcripts DVDs
  39. My Favorite Universe
    Great Courses series with Professor Neil deGrasse Tyson, Hayden Planetarium and Princeton University
    Course No. 158 - 1 part, 12 lectures (30 minutes/lecture) DVDs
  40. Optimizing Brain Fitness
    Great Courses series with Professor Richard Restak, The George Washington University School of Medical and Health Sciences
    Course No. 1651 - 1 part, 12 lectures (30 minutes/lecture) DVDs
  41. Origins of Life
    Great Courses series with Professor Robert Hazen, George Mason University and Carnegie Institution of Washington
    Course No. 1515 – 2 parts, 24 lectures (30 minutes/lecture) DVDs
  42. People and Cultures of the World
    Great Courses series with Professor Edward Fischer, Vanderbilt University
    Course No. 4617 – 2 parts, 24 lectures (30 minutes/lecture) DVDs
  43. Philosophy and Religion in the West
    Great Courses series with Professor Phillip Cary, Eastern College
    Course No. 625 - 3 parts, 36 lectures (30 minutes/lecture), Missing Lectures 31 & 32 CDs
  44. Popes and the Papacy: A History
    Great Courses series with Professor Thomas F.X. Noble, University of Notre Dame
    Course No. 6672 – 2 parts, 24 lectures (30 minutes/lecture) DVDs
  45. Robert E. Lee and His High Command
    Great Courses series with Professor Gary W. Gallagher, University of Virginia
    Course No. 8557 – 2 parts, 24 lectures (30 minutes/lecture) DVDs
  46. Science and Religion
    Great Courses series with Professor Lawrence M. Principe, John Hopkins University
    Course No. 4691 – 1 part, 12 lectures (30 minutes/lecture) DVDs
  47. Secrets of Sleep Science: From Dreams to Disorders
    Great Courses series with Professor H. Craig Heller, Stanford University
    Course No. 1942 – 2 parts, 24 lectures (30 minutes/lecture) DVDs
  48. Sensation, Perception and the Aging Process
    Great Courses series with Professor Francis B. Colavita, University of Pittsburgh
    Course No. 1546 – 2 parts, 24 lectures (30 minutes/lecture), Missing Lecture 7 CDs
  49. The Age of Pericles
    Great Courses series with Professor Jeremy McInerney, University of Pennsylvania
    Course No. 3317 – 2 parts, 24 lectures (30 minutes/lecture) DVDs
  50. The American Identity
    Great Courses series with Professor Patrick N. Allitt, Emory University
    Course No. 8540 – 4 parts, 48 lectures (30 minutes/lecture), Includes lecture transcripts DVDs
  51. The American Revolution
    Great Courses series with Professor Allen Guelzo, Gettysburg College, Gettysburg, PA
    Course No. 8514 – 2 parts, 24 lectures (30 minutes/lecture) DVDs
  52. The Book of Genesis
    Great Course series with Professor Gary Rendsburg, Rutgers University
    Course No. 6234 - 2 parts, 24 lectures (30 minutes/lecture) DVDs
  53. The Creative Thinker's Toolkit
    Great Course series with Professor Gerald Puccio, Buffalo State International Center for Studies in Creativity
    Course No. 5955 - 2 parts, 24 lectures (30 minutes/lecture) DVDs
  54. The Dead Sea Scrolls
    Great Course series with Professor Gary A. Rendsburg, Rutgers University
    Course No. 6362 - 2 part, 24 lectures (30 minutes/lecture) DVDs
  55. The English Novel
    Great Courses series with Professor Timothy Spurgin, Lawrence University
    Course No. 2429 – 2 parts, 24 lectures (30 minutes/lecture) DVDs
  56. The Everyday Guide to Wine
    Great Courses series with Jennifer Simonetti-Bryan, Master of Wine
    Course No. 9123 – 2 parts, 24 lectures (30 minutes/lecture) Includes Lecture Transcripts DVDs
  57. The Foundation of Western Civilization
    Great Courses series with Professor Thomas F. X. Noble, University of Notre Dame
    Course No. 370 – 4 parts, 48 lectures (30 minutes/lecture) CDs
  58. The Gilded Age and Progressive Era
    Great Courses series with Professor Edward T. O’Donnell, College of the Holy Cross
    Course No. 8535 – 2 part, 24 lectures (30 minutes/lecture) DVDs
  59. The Great Debate: Advocates and Opponents of the American Constitution
    Great Courses series with Prof. Thomas L. Pangle, University of Texas at Austin
    Course No. 4878 – 1 part, 12 lectures (30 minutes/lecture) DVDs
  60. The Great Ideas of Psychology
    Great Courses series with Professor Daniel N. Robinson, Oxford University
    Course No. 660 – 4 parts, 48 lectures (30 minutes/lecture), Includes Lecture Transcripts DVDs
  61. The History of the Supreme Court
    Great Courses series with Professor Peter Ions, University of California at San Diego
    Course No. 8570 – 3 parts, 36 lectures (30 minutes/lecture), Includes Lecture Transcripts DVDs
  62. The History of the United States 2nd Edition
    Great Courses series with Professor Allen C. Guelzo, Gettsy College; Professor Gary W. Gallagher, University of Virginia; Professor Patrick N. Allitt, Emory University
    Course No. 8500 – 7 parts, 84 lectures (30 minutes/lecture), Includes Lecture Transcripts, Missing Parts 1 & 3 Course Guidebooks DVDs
  63. The Joy of Mathematics
    Great Courses series with Professor Arthur T. Benjamin, Harvey Mudd College
    Course No. 1411 – 2 parts, 24 lectures (30 minutes/lecture) DVDs
  64. The Joy of Science
    Great Courses series with Professor Robert M. Hazen, George Mason University and Carnegie Institute
    Course No. 1100 – 5 parts, 60 lectures (30 minutes/lecture) DVDs
  65. The Joy of Thinking: The Beauty and Power of Classical Mathematical Ideas
    Great Courses series with Professor Edward B. Burger, Williams College & Professor Michael Starbird, The University of Texas at Austin
    Course No. 1423 – 2 parts, 24 lectures (30 minutes/lecture) DVDs
  66. The Lives Of Great Christians
    Great Courses series with Prof. William R. Cook, State University of New York at Geneseo
    Course No. 6481 – 2 parts, 24 lectures (30 minutes/lecture) DVDs
  67. The Long 19th Century: European History from 1789 to 1917
    Great Courses series with Professor Robert I. Weimer, Lafayette College
    Course No. 8190 – 3 parts, 36 lectures (30 minutes/lecture) DVDs
  68. The Other 1492: Ferdinand, Isabella, and the Making of An Empire
    Great Course series with Professor Teofilo F. Ruiz, University of CA - Los Angeles
    Course No. 899 - 1 part, 12 lectures (30 minutes/lecture) DVDs
  69. The Queen of the Sciences: A History of Mathematics
    Great Courses series with Prof. David M. Bressoud, Macalester College
    Course No. 1434 – 2 parts, 24 lectures (30 minutes/lecture) DVDs
  70. The Story Of The Bible
    Great Courses series with Professor Luke Timothy Johnson, Emory University
    Course No. 6252 – 2 parts, 24 lectures (30 minutes/lecture) DVDs
  71. The Theory Of Evolution: A History of Controversy
    Great Courses series with Professor Edward J. Larson, University of Georgia
    Course No. 174 – 1 part, 12 lectures (30 minutes/lecture) DVDs
  72. The Vikings
    Great Course series with Professor Kenneth W. Harl, Tulane University
    Course No. 3910 - 3 parts, 36 lectures (30 minutes/lecture) DVDs
  73. Theories of Human Development
    Great Courses series with Professor Malcolm W. Watson, Brandeis University
    Course No. 197 – 2 parts, 24 lectures (30 minutes/lecture) CDs
  74. Thinking About Cybersecurity: From Cyber Crime to Cyber Warfare
    Great Course series with Professor Paul Rosenzweig, The George Washington Law School
    Course No. 9523 - 3 parts, 18 lectures (30 minutes/lecture) DVDs
  75. Understanding Genetics: DNA, Genes, and Their Real-World Applications
    Great Courses series with Professor David Sadava, City of Hope Medical Center of Claremont College
    Course No. 1533 – 2 parts, 24 lectures (30 minutes/lecture) DVDs
  76. Understanding Linguistics: The Science of Language
    Great Course series with Professor John McWhorter, Manhattan Institute
    Course No. 2270 - 3 parts, 36 lectures ( 30 minutes/lecture) DVDs
  77. Understanding the Brain
    Great Course series with Professor Jeanette Norden, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine
    Course No. 1580 - 3 parts, 36 lectures ( 30 minutes/lecture) DVDs
  78. Understanding the Fundamentals of Music
    Great Courses series with Professor Robert Greenberg, San Francisco Performances
    Course No. 7261 - 2 parts, 16 lectures (45 minutes/lecture) DVDs
  79. Understanding the Universe: An Introduction to Astronomy – Part II
    Great Courses series with Professor Alex Filippenko, University of CA at Berkley
    Course No. 182 - 3 parts, 8 lectures VHS
  80. Victorian Britain
    Great Courses series with Professor Patrick N. Allitt, Emory University
    Course No. 8490 - 3 parts, 36 lectures (30 minutes/lecture) DVDs
  81. What Are the Chances? Probability Made Clear
    Great Courses series with Professor Michael Starbird, The University of Texas at Austin
    Course No. 1474 – 2 parts, 24 lectures (30 minutes/lecture) DVDs
  82. William Shakespeare: Comedies, Histories, and Tragedies
    Great Courses series with Professor Peter Saccio, Dartmouth College
    Course No. 280 – 2 parts, 24 lectures (30 minutes/lecture) DVDs
  83. Zero to Infinity: A History of Numbers (Two Copies)
    Great Courses series with Professor Edward Burger, Williams College
    Course No. 1499 – 2 parts, 24 lectures (30 minutes/lecture) DVDs

Other Videos

  1. Abraham Lincoln’s Cooper Union Address by C-SPAN, 1 part, DVDs, 2 copies
  2. Ancient and Modern Volcanoes of Antarctica - Presented by Dr. Ryan Currier - Rose Hall 250 - Jan. 22, 23, 24, 2014, 1 part, CDs
  3. Angry Planet – PBS program, 2008, 5 parts, DVDs
  4. Australia for Older People – Presented by Dan and Jane Alesch, April 25, 2011, 1 part, DVDs, 2 copies
  5. Chicago - Presented by Randy Johnson - 3 parts - Neville Public Museum, Feb. 15, 2010, 1 part, DVDs, 3 copies
  6. Geology and American History in the 20th Century – presented on January 20 & 22 2015, 1 part, CDs
  7. George Bernard Shaw - Presented by Mike Murphy - Neville Public Museum - January 13, 2011, 1 part, DVDs, 3 copies
  8. Lighthouses of America - Presented by John Enright - Neville Public Museum, March 19, 2010, 1 part, DVDs, 3 copies
  9. Marilyn L. Taylor – Wisconsin’s Poet Laureate videotaped at Neville Public Museum, Sept. 16, 2009, 1 part, DVDs, 3 copies
  10. New Zealand (The Other Land Down Under) - Presented by Mike Morgan - Neville Public Museum - Feb. 16, 2011, 1 part, DVDs, 2 copies
  11. Our Planet Earth – PBS program 2008, 5 parts, DVDs
  12. The Belle of Oshkosh - Presented by Walt Busalacchi - Neville Public Museum, March 5, 2010, 1 part, CDs, 3 copies
  13. The National Parks: America’s Best Idea – by Ken Burns 2009, 6 parts, DVDs
  14. The Orphan Train - Presented by Don Youniss - Neville Public Museum, Oct. 14, 2009, 1 part, DVDs, 4 copies