Please send me this list since we will probably be removing 16 mm prints
from our collection in the near future.
Steven C. Matthew
S.E. Wimberly Library Media Center
[mailto:email@example.com]On Behalf Of Jessica Rosner
Sent: Tuesday, April 09, 2002 5:46 PM
To: Multiple recipients of list
Subject: Re: evaluation of 16 mm collection
16mm Film Preservation Society of FLorida???
Sounds like a collector with a fancy name to me
For the record I know several universities and libraries
that STILL collect 16mm. Will provide list to anyone who wants to get rid of
-- Jessica Rosner Kino International 333 W 39th St. 503 NY NY 10018 firstname.lastname@example.org
> From: "Katherine McGivern" <email@example.com> > Reply-To: firstname.lastname@example.org > Date: Tue, 9 Apr 2002 14:07:51 -0700 (PDT) > To: Multiple recipients of list <email@example.com> > Subject: RE: evaluation of 16 mm collection > > Recently, the 16mm collection was eliminated from my library. The evaluation > process began with usage statistics, then faculty favorites which could be > purchased in VHS format. Faculty favorates which could not be purchased were > copied onto VHS with the originals stored. Everything else was removed from > the collection. Most of it was sent to the 16mm Film Prerservation Society in > Florida. > Since we had only 1 working 16mm projector, having the films was becoming > pointless and they take up far too much space. > > > -----Original Message----- > From: Jeffrey W. Pearson [mailto:firstname.lastname@example.org] > Sent: Tuesday, April 09, 2002 4:54 PM > To: Multiple recipients of list > Subject: evaluation of 16 mm collection > > > I need to come up with a plan to evaluate our 6,000 title 16 mm film > collection, started in the 1940's, for weeding, preservation, and > possible reformatting. If anyone has tackled this kind of project I > would appreciate any advice you can share. I've got ideas for an > approach and a general plan, but what I would love to know of is any > already compiled list of what are considered the "best films of all > time". I'm hoping to find help with identifying the hidden treasures > in our collection. I know I'm asking for the grail here, but any help > would be greatly appreciated. > > Thank you, > > -Jeff Pearson > > > -- > ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ > Jeffrey W. Pearson Phone: (734) 763-3758 > Librarian, Film & Video Library Fax: (734) 764-7087 > University of Michigan e-mail: email@example.com > Shapiro Library, Room 2178 > 919 S. University > Ann Arbor MI 48109-1185