Re: audio listening stations

Ellen Druda (edruda@suffolk.lib.ny.us)
Mon, 9 Dec 2002 07:49:09 -0800 (PST)

Thanks Barbara!
Ellen
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Ellen Druda
Media Librarian
Half Hollow Hills Community Library
Dix Hills, NY 11746
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----- Original Message -----
From: "Bergman, Barbara J." <barbara.bergman@mnsu.edu>
To: "Multiple recipients of list" <videolib@library.berkeley.edu>
Sent: Monday, December 09, 2002 10:33 AM
Subject: RE: audio listening stations

>
> I've seen listening stations set up in existing study carrels that used
> separate stereo components, but one's utilizing a basic bookshelf system
> work well and take up less space.
> You'll want at least one record turntable, but not something needed at
> every station.
>
> As with all electronics, you can spend as much or as little money as you
> have. I'd recommend a nice mid-range setup.
>
> Buy good quality headphones, with plugs that match the components. You
> don't want to have to use adaptors to change plug size. Checkout
> headphones at a desk, do not leave with the listening stations
> (headphones will disappear).
>
> Barb Bergman
>
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Ellen Druda [mailto:edruda@suffolk.lib.ny.us]
> Sent: Wednesday, December 04, 2002 7:07 PM
> To: Multiple recipients of list
> Subject: audio listening stations
>
> My director asked.... "Would you please do some research on in-library
> listening stations. I'd
> like to get an idea of the cost of the various levels--luxury vs make
> do"
>
> Anybody have some insight?
>
> Thanks!
>
> Ellen
>
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> Ellen Druda
> Media Librarian
> Half Hollow Hills Community Library
> Dix Hills, NY 11746
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