Re: copyright question

Gary Handman (
Fri, 24 Jan 2003 08:18:22 -0800 (PST)

You are correct.


At 06:43 AM 1/24/2003 -0800, you wrote:
>This has been a great discussion but I must confess I'm getting confused.
>A few years ago I wanted to run a 'movie night' at my library. We'd show
>a feature film, eat popcorn, then have a small discussion after. I was
>told I needed to get PPR before I did this. The viewing would have been
>free, we would show a video owned by my library, and there would be NO
>commercial gain to the institution - merely some use statistics for the
>bean counters.
>Am I wrong to assume I need PPR for this sort of purpose?
>Holly Sammons, Librarian
>Onondaga County Public Library
>447 So Salina St
>Syracuse NY 13202

Gary Handman
Media Resources Center
Moffitt Library
UC Berkeley