Re: Audiovisual Reserves

Tripp Reade (
Mon, 25 Feb 2002 04:36:02 -0800 (PST)


How do you determine which titles circulate and which are part of the closed

Tripp Reade
North Carolina State University Libraries

sdavies@MtRoyal.AB.CA wrote:

> The snag some libraries have with taking holds on a/v is when they
> have traditionally booked titles for specific dates. Our local public
> library had to develop a circulating collection which is on open shelves
> and can be "reserved" thru the OPAC, and a closed collection which can be
> "booked" for organizations for specific dates.
> Our local public system will fine you if you reserve an item and don't
> come in to collect it or don't cancel your hold.
> Stephen Davies
> Mount Royal College, Calgary