RE: [Videolib] lending video and film&quality vs. quantity

Grete Pasch (gpasch@ufm.edu.gt)
Wed, 27 Apr 2005 07:21:50 -0500

Mike Tribby said:

>What about people who live in areas that are not served by Blockbuster or
>other large video outlets? There are still small towns out there--not as
>many as there used to be, and much smaller in population now in many cases,
>but indubitably still there. Or how about shut-ins or residents of isolated
>areas who lack the means to get to the video store but may be served by
>library extension devices like bookmobiles?

It's not free, but for $9.99 a month, you could subscribe to Netflix and get
you movies delivered wherever you are (in the US) thanks to the USPS
(http://www.netflix.com/HowItWorks) And they have a huge catalog, more than
any library could afford to acquire...

-G

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