Jerry Notaro, Media Librarian
> This is a great labor and space saver, and is far simpler, more ergonomic, and
> faster than other systems which prevent theft.
> As they get checked out they are put into the DVD case by the staff.
> Does anyone have evidence that this system would cause appreciably more
> scratches than other filing systems? Or any comments?
> Were this system universally applied in a library system, it might not be
> necessary to have security strips on the discs.
> Are there studies on what causes and what prevents scratches? Presumably
> anything the patrons do is more likely to scratch them than merely filing them
> naked in a drawer!
> I suspect you have discussed this at length before and may need to direct my
> attention to part of the archives. I found some related info in March 2003,
> but there may be new ideas and information as well.
> Melissa Riley
> San Francisco Public Library
> Mriley@sfpl.orgUniversity of South Florida St. Petersburg
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