RE: Renting collections

Gilles Poitras (
Thu, 20 Dec 2001 11:25:59 -0800 (PST)

>"There is no such thing as a "book rental store". With books you either buy
>your own copy or you borrow it from the library"

Actually book rental shops occasionally exist in ethnic neighborhoods for
non-English materials.

For example there is a video store in the San Jose (Calif) Japantown with a
room of print for rent, mostly manga.

Gilles Poitras
Learning Studio, Exploratorium Museum