average video replacement costs for academic libraries

Wed, 26 Jun 2002 07:43:49 -0700 (PDT)

Greetings all,

Is anyone aware of a better source for estimating video replacement
costs than Bowker's 2002 Annual Library and Book Trade Almanac? This
source currently has $77 as the average video replacement cost for
academic and public libraries.

Thanks in advance,


Thomas E. Herndon
Multimedia and Interdisciplinary Programs Librarian
Johnson Center Library
George Mason University
703-993-9063 (fax)