Re: locating hard-to-find titles

Julie Dinkins (dinkins@SONOMA.EDU)
Tue, 14 May 2002 11:02:10 -0700 (PDT)

You may want to try Amazon zshops
http://s1.amazon.com/exec/varzea/ts/browse-zshops/68314/ref=z_h_ca_9_x/104-1854818-5651151.
Of course, you have to be careful, but we have bought several legit
videos from vendors there. And as Jessica mentions, both tapes are a
bit pricey.

jd

Julie Dinkins
Multimedia Dept Manager
Sonoma State University Library
dinkins@sonoma.edu | 707-664-4077
http://libweb.sonoma.edu/

>I have just talked to the infamous Norman of Video Oyster and he carries
>LEGAL copies of both ( Billy Budd was in print in the mid eighties and
>My Brilliant Career was available in the EARLY eighties) as both are
>VERY RARE they are also very expensive ( around $200-$300 I think) but
>I think he is the best source for LEGIT copies of out of print titles
>His phone is 212-979-6800 and e mail is videooyster@rcn.com
>
>Jessica
>--
>Jessica Rosner
>Kino International
>333 W 39th St. 503
>NY NY 10018
>jrosner@kino.com
>
>> From: "Ryan, Mary" <mryan@post03.curry.edu>
>> Reply-To: videolib@library.berkeley.edu
>> Date: Tue, 14 May 2002 09:43:51 -0700 (PDT)
>> To: Multiple recipients of list <videolib@library.berkeley.edu>
>> Subject: locating hard-to-find titles
>>
>> Could anyone help me locate two videos which have been requested by a
>> faculty member?
>>
>> "Billy Budd" - the drama not the musical
>> "My Brilliant Career"
>>
>> Any leads are most appreciated.
> >
> > Mary Ryan
> > Collection Management Librarian
> > Curry College
> > Milton, MA 02186
> >