Re: [Videolib] TV shows on dvd

John Fossett (
Wed, 1 Jun 2005 10:10:04 -0700

We're updating our collection development policy so this is a work in
progress. Feedback is welcomed.

Criteria for Selection of TV Series on DVD
Award winning or nominated by the following organizations in the following
o BAFTA: Drama or Comedy Series.
o Academy of Television Arts & Sciences: Emmy for Drama or Comedy
o Golden Globe: Drama or Comedy Series.
o Directors Guild of America: Drama or Comedy Series.
o The Academy of Science Fiction, Fantasy & Horror Films: Best Network
Television Series or Best Syndicated/Cable Television Series.

- Premium cable channel programming (e.g., HBO, Showtime) receiving favorable
professional reviews.

- Groundbreaking Series (e.g., All in the Family, Miami Vice, The Shield)

- “Cult Classics” (Xena: Warrior Princess, Buffy the Vampire Slayer, Trailer
Park Boys)

- Series featuring “stars” at the beginning of their careers (e.g., Twilight
Zone, Naked City).

- Programs with local/regional interest.

- Selectors choice.

Television series meeting the above criteria will be considered for purchase.

Ignorance more frequently begets confidence than does knowledge. —
Charles Darwin

John F. Fossett
Media Librarian
Kitsap Regional Library
1301 Sylvan Way
Bremerton, WA 98310

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