Re: Catalogs vs. the WWW

Pat Palmieri (
Thu, 15 Mar 2001 12:05:04 -0800 (PST)

amen! and then there are those days when I can get the catalog out, look it
up and have the page before the web site loads.....

At 10:33 AM 3/15/01 -0800, you wrote:
>I keep all my catalogs for an entire year! I can't live without them!!! I
>hope I retire before all the catalogs go web-based....I just cannot stare at
>a computer 8 hours a day.
>Carol Dunn
>AV Librarian, NT Administrator and Webmaster
>Findlay-Hancock County Public Library
>206 Broadway
>Findlay, Ohio 45840
>419.422.1712 Ext. 217
>-----Original Message-----
>[]On Behalf Of Rick Provine
>Sent: Thursday, March 15, 2001 1:24 PM
>To: Multiple recipients of list
>Subject: Re: Need Advice on Mailing lists
>To be honest, I throw most catalogs straight in to the trash these days
>anyway. I want web sites. Easy to use, with all the necessary purchasing
>info that I can cut and paste straight into e-mail for our purchasing
>Save the trees...
>At 09:21 AM 3/15/01 -0800, Jessica Rosner wrote:
>>Well I hate to reverse the trend on this list but as an evil commercial
>>I need some help from librarians. I am just about to print our new FILM
>>( you remember film, the clunky stuff on reels) and I am about to buy some
>>mailing lists
>>Traditionally I buy lists from SCS, NACA, UFVA & CCUMC but I am wondering
>>CCUMC list is relevant. Are any of you guys members ? It seems more
>>technology than content so I am not sure if I want to spend the money
>>mailing a film
>>catalogue for this group. We can of course do Public Performance Video
>>screenings on most of the titles in our "film" catalogue but I am trying to
>>limit the mailing to people who would in
>>fact need sources for PUBLIC showings of films.
>>Feel free to e-mail me Directly so as not to clutter up the list with
>>Jessica Rosner
>Rick Provine
>Coordinator for Library Technology
>Roy O. West Library
>DePauw University
>Greencastle, IN 46135
>765.658.4017 fax
>765.653.1047 home
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