Subject tutorials

On this page you can access Media Suite tutorials per subject. The tutorials offer examples of how the Media Suite’s collections and tools may be integrated into teaching and research, and how these may support different approaches. The overview below shows the list of subjects that we have currently developed tutorials for. Click on the subject you are interested in, in order to access the tutorials.


Searching, annotating and linking for film historical research

by Christian Olesen, November 2020

This tutorial introduces you to using the Media Suite’s annotation and linking functionalities in film studies teaching and/or film historical research.

Film Studies

Logging in, Workspace and Creating a User Project

by Christian Olesen, November 2020

This tutorial introduces you to the use of the CLARIAH Media Suite’s work space and guides you through creating a user project. Before using the Media Suite at any level in course work or in research it is essential for you to familiarize yourself with these functionalities of the Media Suite environment.


Finding and Bookmarking Oral History Interviews

by Max Broekhuizen, September 2020

In this tutorial, you will learn how to build a corpus of oral history interviews focussing on a specific theme, using the Media Suite Search tool and User Project functionalities.

Oral History

Desktop Documentary for Television History

by Christian Olesen, May 2020

This tutorial introduces you to making a desktop documentary that critically compares and reflects on the different ways in which the Media Suite and other platforms give access to historical television content. The aim is to learn how to document and reflect on your research process with critical attention to the affordances of different research environments.

Television Studies

Searching and Bookmarking for Television History

by Christian Olesen, April 2020

This tutorial introduces you to using the CLARIAH Media Suite's search tool and bookmarking functionality for television studies and/or television history research. Upon completing this tutorial, you will have learned to use the Media Suite for searching and building a corpus consisting of television materials from Netherlands Institute for Sound and Vision's Television Collection and bookmarking and entering items into a personal user project.

Television Studies