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How do I find television/radio broadcasts or transcripts?

An overview of how to find television/radio broadcasts or transcripts.

TV & Radio Streaming Services

Library Databases

Free Resources


Archives / Libraries

Below are some major television and radio archives in the United States. Some streaming content, but the majority of recordings are not available online.

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Library Collections

Some television and radio programs are available in the Library's collections and can be found in the Library Catalog. 

For tips on finding television programs on VHS or DVD, go to:

For tips on finding radio broadcasts on CD:

In some instances, recordings may be available via interlibrary loan.  Use WorldCat to determine if a specific program is available.