RE: DVD Info

Darryl Wiggers (Darryl.Wiggers@AllianceAtlantis.com)
Tue, 22 Aug 2000 11:44:56 -0700 (PDT)

> ..one could, of course, make the case that availability, easy access, (and
> fervent publicity) fire demand...not the other way around. I've always
> been a big fan of building the field of dreams, and then standing by with
> bountiful popcorn and peanuts...

A few weeks ago it was a announced that sales of DVD players had reached the
3 million mark.
That's about the population size of my home city of Toronto -- a relatively
small fraction of the rest of the continent (let alone the world). So what
is the rest of the population suppose to do when libraries choose to serve
the minority instead of the majority?