Re: [Videolib] An offer you can't refuse???? from UC Berkeley

Gary Handman (ghandman@library.berkeley.edu)
Tue, 30 Aug 2005 13:01:05 -0700

Hey Meghann...

Don't think either of those titles was in the lot.

Gary

At 02:16 PM 8/30/2005 -0400, you wrote:
>Hello Gary,
>
>You don't happen to know, by any chance, whether or not /All Dressed in
>White?/ and/or /Keep Her Under Control/ was included in the overstock, do
>you? We had a researcher request that we purchase them just after UCCMLL
>closed their doors...
>
>Thanks,
>
>******************************
>Meghann R. Matwichuk, M.S.
>Assistant Librarian
>Instructional Media Department
>Morris Library, University of Delaware
>181 S. College Ave.
>Newark, DE 19717
>(302) 831-1475
>
>Gary Handman wrote:
>
>>Hi all
>>
>>As most of you know by know, the University of California Center for
>>Media and Independent Learning media operation has lamentably folded.
>>(Fortunately, many of the newest and most interesting titles have been
>>picked up by a new(ish) company, Berkeley Media
>>[http://www.berkeleymedia.com/] run by the redoubtable Dan Bickley,
>>former head of CMIL's operation)
>>
>>So, in its death throes, CMIL graciously offered to unload a very large
>>chunk of remaining stock on me--all videotape. We've now culled through
>>what we want. We've also let Berkeley PL take what they want. After the
>>cull, we still have 13 (count em'!!!) boxes of CMIL titles on our
>>hands. I'd really hate to send this to the recyclers' mill...
>>
>>We're willing to ship the works to whomever is willing to: a) pick up
>>the shipping charges b) take the whole 13 boxes off our hands
>>
>>In the best of possible worlds, I'd prepare a roster of titles for your
>>consideration...unfortunately, we just don't have the staff. I can tell
>>you, though, that there's still a lot of good stuff in this lot.
>>
>>If you're unfamiliar with the CMIL catalog, there's a ghostly web site
>>still up at http://ucmedia.berkeley.edu/
>>
>>Let me know...
>>
>>Gary
>>
>>Gary Handman
>>Director
>>Media Resources Center
>>Moffitt Library
>>UC Berkeley
>>ghandman@library.berkeley.edu
>>http://www.lib.berkeley.edu/MRC
>>
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Moffitt Library
UC Berkeley
ghandman@library.berkeley.edu
http://www.lib.berkeley.edu/MRC

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