Re: cable/satellite tv

Jerry Notaro (
Mon, 28 Jan 2002 11:11:51 -0800 (PST)

Julie Dinkins wrote:

> Hi,
> Do any of you provide cable or satellite TV access to patrons in your
> libraries? At one time (in our old building) we had an antenna and
> provided access to a few stations. The library didn't have problems
> with patrons coming in and parking all day and didn't need to
> schedule the TVs. Of course, cable or satellite tv would be much more
> attractive and it's likely we would have that problem.
> I'd appreciate hearing about your experiences in this realm.

If you have cable television in your area, most have to provide a line
to libraries, schools, firehouses, etc. free of charge.

Jerry Notaro
University of South Florida St. Petersburg