----- Original Message -----
From: "Gary Handman" <firstname.lastname@example.org>
To: <email@example.com>; <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Sent: Thursday, March 20, 2003 2:30 PM
Subject: Re: [Videolib] compact shelving for videotapes
> Gemtrak rocks!
> We have installed 10 units over the past 4 years and we're verrrry happy
> with these. The tab ain't cheap, however...but if you're outa room,
> outa room!
> /2003 -0500, Francis C Poole wrote:
> > Maureen...We are in process of installing ProMedia Gemtrak shelving
> >for our video collection. We decided against moveable shelving as it is
> >more difficult to install and more cumbersome to use. We are out of room
> >in our present location where we have more than 11,000 video tapes and
> >DVDs shelved on traditional support type shelves. The GemTrak high
> >density shelving units will more than triple our capacity and we will
> >still have room for additional units in the future. Cheaper than a new
> >building. Check this out: www.russbassett.com.
> > Good luck. Francis Poole, Media Librarian
> > University of Delaware Library
> >On Thu, 20 Mar 2003, Maureen Tripp wrote:
> > > I seem always to be asking questions of listmembers; hope someday I'll
> > be able to supply an answer for someone! Anyway, thanks to everyone who
> > sent me information on their newsletters. It was very helpful seeing
> > what others are doing, and I got lots of good ideas.
> > >
> > > My next question: we are considering getting movable shelving mounted
> > on tracks to house our videotape collection. The shelves are accessed
> > means of mechanical drives with crank handles. This should give us
> > double the current shelving we now have. We are rapidly running out of
> > >
> > > I'd appreciate any feedback from anyone who uses this kind of shelving
> > (I think it is usually called compact shelving; the vendor we are
> > working with calls it quik-lok shelving.
> > > any problems with it? Thanks for any information you can send.
> > >
> > > Maureen
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