Re: [Videolib] Need information on video series Web Wise Seniors

Barbara Rhodes, Media Consultant, Northeast Texas (medialibrarybird@earthlink.net)
Tue, 7 Aug 2007 10:00:55 -0500 (GMT-05:00)

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<BODY id=3DcompText>Thank you Eric, that is very helpful.<BR><BR><BR>
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0ff 2px solid">-----Original Message----- <BR>From: Eric Pasteur <MULTIMEDI=
ALIBRARIAN@YAHOO.COM><BR>Sent: Aug 6, 2007 10:24 PM <BR>To: videolib@lists.=
berkeley.edu <BR>Subject: Re: [Videolib] Need information on video series W=
eb Wise Seniors <BR><BR>Barbara,<BR><BR>We purchased this series (Basic Com=
puters, E-mail for Beginners, &amp; Internet for Beginners) of DVDs for our=
collection, and they have been very well received.&nbsp; I solicited feedb=
ack from several users who sought resources that were aimed at the true beg=
inner, and I don't recall anyone who felt these titles were not helpful.&nb=
sp; <BR><BR>Eric<BR><BR><BR><B><I>"Barbara Rhodes, Media Consultant, Northe=
ast Texas" &lt;medialibrarybird@earthlink.net&gt;</I></B> wrote:
<BLOCKQUOTE class=3Dreplbq style=3D"PADDING-LEFT: 5px; MARGIN-LEFT: 5px; BO=
RDER-LEFT: rgb(16,16,255) 2px solid">Videofolks,<BR><BR>Does anyone have an=
y experience with a series of computer instruction books/videos aimed at th=
e senior market called Web Wise Seniors. Their online store is as http://we=
bwiseseniors.com/Videos.asp. One of my libraries is considering purchasing =
their materials, but can't locate any reviews or relevant information as to=
the usefulness of the products. <BR><BR>Thanks, <BR><BR>Barbara Rhodes<BR>=
Media Consultant<BR>Northeast Texas Library System<BR>VIDEOLIB is intended =
to encourage the broad and lively discussion of issues relating to the sele=
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deo librarians, as well as a channel of communication between libraries,edu=
cational institutions, and video producers and distributors.<BR></BLOCKQUOT=
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Barbara Rhodes
Media Consultant
Northeast Texas Library System</PRE>
VIDEOLIB is intended to encourage the broad and lively discussion of issues relating to the selection, evaluation, acquisition,bibliographic control, preservation, and use of current and evolving video formats in libraries and related institutions. It is hoped that the list will serve as an effective working tool for video librarians, as well as a channel of communication between libraries,educational institutions, and video producers and distributors.