double-sided vs. single-sided DVDs

Zerkow, Syma - HPL (
Fri, 22 Feb 2002 09:18:17 -0800 (PST)

Is there any way to tell before you order a feature film on DVD whether it
is single-sided or double-sided? Our Processing Department is struggling to
even fit our barcode number on the "doughnut" of a double-sided disc. They
are not even trying to use the 3M tag. If we could tell ahead of time, we
would limit our purchases of double-sided DVDs to titles essential to the


Syma Zerkow
Coordinator of Materials Selection
Houston Public Library
500 McKinney
Houston, Texas 77002

phone: 832-393-1484
fax: 832-393-1466