My other co-favorite source for DVD reviews is _Video Librarian_. Randy's
"DVD Spotlight" section is excellent. Plus, you get all of the other
video reviews too! It's $47.00 per year ($37.00 for new subscribers). The
address is 8705 Honeycomb Ct. NW, Seabeck, WA 98380, or through
subscription agencies. On the web at:
On Tue, 2 Jan 2001, Barb Bergman wrote:
> You'll probably want to get hold of the book "Doug Pratt's DVD-video guide"
> Pratt seems to have reviewed every DVD that was available a year ago. (Sure
> it's already out-of-date, but it's inexpensive.)
> Entertaining, quirky reviews. He does a good job talking about technical
> aspects--i.e. reasons the DVD might be superior to the video.
> At 07:20 PM 12/26/2000 -0800, you wrote:
> >A couple patrons have asked us to get a magazine which reviews DVDs. The
> >two titles they provided are Total Movie and Wide Screen Review. However,
> >neither of these are reviewed in Katz. What titles do you find your patrons
> >like? And, what would be good for reviews for purchase by a public library?
> >Thanks for all your help.
> >Becky Tatar
> >Unit Head, Periodicals, Audiovisual
> >Aurora Public Library
> >1 E. Benton Street
> >Aurora, IL 60505
> >PHONE: 630-264-4100
> >FAX: 630-896-3209
> >E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
> Barbara J. Bergman Porter Henderson Library
> Media Librarian Angelo State University
> ph: (915) 942-2313 Box 11013, ASU Station
> fax: (915) 942-2198 San Angelo, TX 76909
> Buffy: You need to have some fun.
> Giles: I'll have you know that I have very many relaxing hobbies.
> Buffy: Such as?
> Giles: I enjoy cross-referencing.
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