Re: 16mm films

Michael Sweeney (
Fri, 30 Jun 2000 06:08:42 -0700 (PDT)

Hello Mary and everyone,

I would second this question and also would ask either to receive a
complilation of the replies from you Mary or that they be posted to the
list. New to my current library, I also have a 16mm collection to think
about and need to get some perspective on this media, its preservation etc.

Michael Sweeney
Visual Arts and Media Services Librarian
Hartford Public Library
Hartford, CT

At 12:53 PM 6/29/00 -0700, Mary Laskowski wrote:
>Hello all,
>Can anyone give me, or point me toward, a quick tutorial on how to handle
>16mm films? I have just had a donation dumped in my lap that I can't really
>refuse, but as we don't have any film in the collection, I have no idea
>about proper storage or anything. Any help would be greatly appreciated.
>Please respond to me rather than the list unless other people also express
>Mary Laskowski
>Coordinator of Media Services and Cataloging
>University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign