Re: stupid patron tricks

Mary Jean Hartel (
Thu, 31 May 2001 12:18:41 -0700 (PDT)

And then there's the patron that wants us to buy a pirated version of
Disney's Song of the South because it meant so much to him when he saw it as
a young child and every library in the south should have a copy. Sigh.

At 10:48 AM 5/31/01 -0700, you wrote:
>I just had to explain to a faculty member why I couldn't make a duplicate
>of a copied video (i.e. not legally acquired) of a feature film that is not
>only still in print but we also own.
>Just venting...I feel better now.
>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.
Mary Jean Hartel The early bird gets the worm,
Young Adult/AV Librarian But the second mouse gets the cheese.
Athens Regional Library
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Athens, GA 30606
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