[Videolib] Damaged box sets

Tatar, Becky (bltata@aurora.lib.il.us)
Fri, 6 Jul 2007 10:01:40 -0500

Hi, everyone,

I was wondering how you all deal with box sets that have one disc that's
damaged, but the others are fine. This wouldn't be a feature film, or
television, but more often nonfiction, such as a title like America's
Most Scenic Drives, where there really isn't a narrative connection from
disc to disc. If you can't replace the disc, do you just list that one
as missing, and circulate the rest, or do you withdraw the entire title,
and replace it. Thanks.

Becky Tatar
Aurora Public Library
1 E. Benton Street
Aurora, IL 60505
Phone: 630-264-4100
FAX: 630-896-3209

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