Re: DVD cataloging announcement (Was Re: GMD for books on CD)

stephen pomes (stephen_pomes@yahoo.com)
Wed, 28 Feb 2001 09:19:58 -0800 (PST)

fyi...

--- Robert Freeborn <rbf@psulias.psu.edu> wrote:
> Greetings all,
>
> Since Scott stole my thunder concerning the multiple
> flavors of DVD
> (DVD-video, DVD-audio, DVD-RAM/ROM, DVD RW, etc.)
> and the fact that
> "they're not just for videos anymore," I thought I'd
> offer the following
> announcement instead.
>
> The Cataloging Policy Committee of the Online
> Audiovisual Catalogers, Inc.
> (OLAC) is planning to form a subcommittee for the
> creation of a DVD
> "primer" for AV catalogers. It was decided at the
> January meeting held
> during ALA Midwinter that we would wait until the
> revised Chapter 9 of
> AACR2 had been released before taking any actions.
> This summer in San
> Francisco, the subcommittee will officially be
> formed and given our
> charge. I made this announcement last week at the
> cataloging-related
> meetings at the Music Library Association conference
> in NYC, and thought it
> would be advantageous to make the same announcement
> to the general
> cataloging community through Autocat.
>
> If you are interested in this topic and would like
> to either learn more
> about the project or provide advise/insight/etc. to
> the subcommittee,
> please feel free to contact me off list at
> <rbf@psulias.psu.edu>.
>
> Cheers,
> ****************************************
> Robert B. Freeborn
> Music/AV Cataloger -
> Military Studies Selector
> Penn State University Libraries
> (814) 865-1755;[Fx] (814) 863-7293
> rbf@psulias.psu.edu
> ****************************************

=====
Stephen V. Pomes, Librarian
U.S. Dept. of the Interior/Minerals Management Serv. Library
1201 Elwmood Park Blvd., MS 5031
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Phone: 504-736-2521 Fax: 504-736-2525
E-Mail: stephen_pomes@yahoo.com or stephen.pomes@mms.gov
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