Re: fixing broken cases...

Frank Landrum (
Fri, 21 Apr 2000 11:37:00 -0700 (PDT)

Hi Amy,
We do both, depending what the problem is and which is easier. I cannot
imagine any violation of anything by doing that; especially no copyright
Frank Landrum
Lane ESD

At 11:09 AM 4/21/00 -0700, you wrote:
>This is my first post, so I apologize in advance for any mistakes.
>I'm curious about what you do when the housing to a videocassette is damaged
>but the tape itself is fine. Do you transfer the tape to new housing? Do
>you fix the original with salvaged parts from old cassettes? I realize this
>isn't necessarily a very practical use of time or resources, but I'm also
>wondering if it amounts to a violation of copyright. Any thoughts or
>suggestions on this topic would be appreciated.
>Amy Cantu,
>Associate Librarian
>Ann Arbor District Library
>343 S. Fifth Ave.
>Ann Arbor, MI 48103