Re: better video/cd cases

June Drotleff (
Wed, 25 Jul 2001 06:21:36 -0700 (PDT)

We just received samples from Showcases. We poked and prodded them and they
seem really durable but haven't used them yet. I talked to them and they are
willing to work with libraries to create products that suit individual
needs. Most of the prices are really reasonable. We are planning to place an
order with them soon. Their web address is

Deb Stilson wrote:

> Question to all
> What is the most common video, CD, DVD cases used by public libraries??
> we are currently using the clear/full outside sleeve with hubs 'Protect
> Tape' for our videos from Video Store Shopper & the original jewel cases
> for CDs/DVDs.........and we are replacing the cases constantly.......the
> video case chip/crack/rip, etc and the orginal jewel cases break in the
> hing or crack.............are the new polypropylene cases worth the
> extra cost????
> --
> Deb Stilson, YA & Media Services
> Yakima Valley Regional Library
> 102 N. 3rd St.
> Yakima, WA 98901
> 509-452-8541 - fax 509-575-2093