Re: DVD cataloging

Jerry Notaro (
Fri, 27 Jul 2001 13:08:17 -0700 (PDT)

Rhonda Rosen wrote:

> hi everyone!
> we catalog our video collection using LC. i think we used LC for the
> videos as they were consistent with the rest of the library's collection,
> and they would be grouped in subjects, where for educational materials that
> makes sense.
> We are currently beginning to build our DVD collection, and so far we have
> been using an accession numbering system, athough to be honest, i'm not
> sure why....
> how are you all cataloging your media collections? is anyone using LC or
> accession numbers? i'm curious...

I can't imagine any reason not to continue classifying the DVD's with anything
other than LC.
That is what we do here.