Resource Type: Sound Recordings

News Data Service PowerSearch

See the Research/IT Desk – Ask a Librarian to log you in. News Data Services provides access to broadcast news transcripts from local and national tv and radio stations from 2002 to today. Streaming video content is available for 60 days from the time of broadcast and can be clipped and saved for later analysis.

Northfield History Collaborative

Searches through citations and the full text Use the search box on the left side of the page to access digital versions of records of the history of Northfield, Minnesota.

Minnesota Reflections

Searches through citations and the full text Digitized historical materials shared by cultural heritage organizations from across our state, including images, text, audio, film, and more, with new items added on a regular basis.

Historical Audio and Visual Materials about Carleton College

Searches through citation information Audio and video recordings of Carleton College, its campus, events, and people. While many of these recordings were made by the College, the collection includes several “home movies” made by Carleton students providing a unique glimpse into student life.

Northfield Flood Collection

Searches through citations and the full text Contains archive images, video, oral history, data, and documentation related to the September 2010 flood in Northfield, Minnesota.

Library of Congress Digital Collections

(Searches through citations and subject indexing) Contains texts, sound recordings, still and moving images, maps, and sheet music from the Library of Congress that document American History. NOTE: The Library of Congress has migrated all collections from the American Memory Project into this new platform.


(Searches through citation information) Search across thousands of digital collections from libraries, archives, and museums. This tool provides descriptive information about each resource and a link back to the full item in its institutions’ digital collection.


(Searches through citations and subject indexing) A large collections with artworks, artifacts, books, videos and sounds from across Europe.

DPLA: Digital Public Library of America

(Searches through citations, subject indexing, and transcripts) Aggregates millions of digital items from major libraries and collections across the country, including Carleton College.

Smithsonian Global Sound

(Searches through citations, subject indexing, and abstracts) Includes audio files from Smithsonian Folkways Recordings comprising a virtual encyclopedia of the world’s musical and aural traditions.