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Stream lectures from world-renowned professors with One Day University on Hoopla

Hoopla offers over 80 video lectures on a wide variety of interesting topics. From a lecture on what we know about the brain to one on Abraham Lincoln, you'll love learning from professors from top schools like Yale and Columbia.

With Hoopla, you can stream up to 5 titles a month with your PCPL library card. You'll create an account, login with your email address, and have access not only to One Day University, but also over 800,000 other titles. 

Maybe you've exhausted what you want to watch on your streaming service, or maybe you're looking for an interesting, intellectually-satisfying alternative. Whatever the case, the films available in this collection are diverse and bite-sized. Each lecture is only about an hour long, so you'll get to explore a topic you're interested in without a huge time investment.

What's available? Here's just a smattering:

  • Bioethics
  • What We Know (and Don't Know) about the Universe
  • Learning from the Roman Empire
  • Unexplained History: What Historians Still Don't Understand
  • An Evening with Leonardo Da Vinci
  • The Science of Sleep and Stress: How they Affect Creativity, Focus, and Memory
  • The Supreme Court: An Up-to-the Minute Presentation
  • Three Musical Masterpieces Every Music Lover Should Listen To
  • The Civil War in 15 Objects
  • Can Creativity Be Taught?

...and much more.