[Videolib] Seeking general information

Amy Stewart-Mailhiot (amy.stewart-mailhiot@vanderbilt.edu)
Wed, 06 Dec 2006 12:02:04 -0600

Having recently taken over responsibility for our media collection,
I find myself very much out of my element. I am hoping that folks
would be willing share any resources (books, articles, websites)
that are a must for new media librarians to read and explore. I'm
also wondering if anyone would be willing to serve as a mentor or
at least give some general direction about the field (off the list.)

Many thanks for any help,
Amy Stewart-Mailhiot

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Amy Stewart-Mailhiot
Head, Media Services
Government Information Librarian
Central Library
Vanderbilt University
419 21st Ave. S
Nashville, TN 37240
phone: (615)322-2838
Email: amy.stewart-mailhiot@vanderbilt.edu
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