Carol Dunn (
Wed, 17 Sep 1997 14:35:04 -0400

Good question! I've had patrons ask, don't know if we want to jump on
the DVD bandwagon either. We were burned with the Laser Discs, once
bitten, twice shy.
Carol Dunn
AV Librarian
Findlay-Hancock County Public Library

Kim Hale x7355 wrote:
> I found out yesterday that our Instructional Media Department (it is
> independent of the library) has begun to acquire DVD titles which will be
> given to the library at the end of the semester. Some of our Film faculty
> has jumped on the DVD bandwagon, with more to follow.
> Our position has been more "wait and see", but since we will be receiving
> them and will have to make them available, I'd like to see how other
> libraries are handling the new format.
> Thanks,
> Kim
> Kimberly Hale, Acquisitions Librarian/Coordinator of Collection Development
> Columbia College Library
> 624 South Michigan Avenue Chicago, IL 60605
> (312) 663-1600, x7355 (voice) (312) 663-1707 (fax)