C-SPAN Video Library Provides Keyword Searchable Video of Presidential Inauguration
At some point soon additional metadata should be added to enhance access.
The searchable transcript utilizes uncorrected closed captioning from the broadcast.
Finally, registered users (not required) can create custom, shareable video clips. You can learn more about this feature here.
As of today, the C-SPAN Video Library offers access to over 265,000 hours of searchable and streamable video (just about everything that has aired on C-SPAN), most of it keyword searchable.
About Gary Price
Gary Price (firstname.lastname@example.org) is a librarian, writer, consultant, and frequent conference speaker based in the Washington D.C. metro area. He earned his MLIS degree from Wayne State University in Detroit. Price has won several awards including the SLA Innovations in Technology Award and Alumnus of the Year from the Wayne St. University Library and Information Science Program. From 2006-2009 he was Director of Online Information Services at Ask.com.