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For more than 80 years, NBC News has been documenting the people, places, and events that have shaped our world.

NBC Learn Higher Education is making these resources available to faculty and students for use in class and for research.

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NBC Learn Higher Ed (highered.nbclearn.com) is a collection of more than 18,000 videos, documents, and images that can be incorporated into classroom lectures and online teaching materials. The in-depth stories found on NBC Learn Higher Ed have all been subject to the highest journalistic standards of NBC News and are designed so that faculty can give their students access to digital content that is engaging, inspiring, and relevant to their daily lives.

Besides its rich collection of historic primary-source newscasts from the NBC News archive, NBC Learn Higher Ed is updated daily with the latest current events videos from NBC News and its portfolio. The resources will enable faculty to enliven instruction and use real-world examples to bring subjects to life for students.

NBC Learn also creates original video series, including the Emmy Award- winning "Science of the Olympics" and "Science of NFL Football," to support STEM subjects with compelling sports content.

The NBC Learn Higher Ed resources are organized into 40+ subjects that make it easy for faculty and students to locate resources on a specific topic. Playlists make it easy to keep resources organized for instruction and research, and can be accessed from any computer or mobile device. The NBC Learn "CueCard" media player makes downloading, annotating, and citing resources easy – you can even embed them in the Canvas learning management system.

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