Re: [Videolib] Of interest[Scanned]

Jessica Rosner (jrosner@kino.com)
Wed, 05 Sep 2007 16:22:07 -0400

Traditionally the archives makes copies of anything at cost but a deal with
Amazon would theoretically make the stuff easier and possibly cheaper to
get.

As far as I know everything they have is PD as it is part of the law that
all government produced material be so.

On 9/5/07 3:04 PM, "Mark Kopp" <mkopp@iu08.org> wrote:

> I, personally, do not work with this type of medium, so my question is
> merely out of curiosity. If someone wanted materials from the National
> Archives and Records Administration, would you have to buy it? What
> videos are housed there?...in what format?...what use?...what rights to
> it?...etc...
>
> From the article that was linked to by Jeff P.
> "....The National Archives and Records Administration announced
> yesterday that it has reached a non-exclusive agreement with Amazon.com
> and one of its subsidiaries to reproduce and sell to the public copies
> of thousands of historic films and videotapes in the Archives'
> holdings...."
>
>
> Mark
>
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> -----Original Message-----
> From: owner-videolib@lists.berkeley.edu
> [mailto:owner-videolib@lists.berkeley.edu] On Behalf Of Pearson, Jeffrey
> Sent: Wednesday, September 05, 2007 1:57 PM
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> Subject: [Videolib] Of interest[Scanned]
>
> http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-dyn/content/article/2007/07/30/AR200707
> 3001589_pf.html
>
>
> Jeff P.
> U of Michigan
>
> 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
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> as an effective working tool for video librarians, as well as a channel
> of communication between libraries,educational institutions, and video
> producers and distributors.
>
> 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.

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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.