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American Civil War: Resources in Special Collections

A guide to resources on the American Civil War using materials from the University of Maryland Special Collections in Hornbake Library.

Locating Audio-Visual Materials

Nonprint Media Services provides access to information in most film and video formats, including more than 800 hours of video-on-demand programming to the campus through the Films@UM digital research collection.  For more information about access to videos and other audio-visual materials, please visit Nonprint Media Services, which is located on the ground floor of Hornbake Library.

Use this page to browse a selection of documentaries and popular films covering the Civil War.  All materials are searchable using the UMD online catalog.  Use the advanced search and select the location Nonprint Media Services to limit your search results to audiovisual materials available in the Nonprint Media Library.

Popular Films

Documentaries