RE: barcodes/videos

Kay Cooper (
Tue, 30 Sep 1997 09:10:22 -0500

We do both--sometimes the video is returned without the box or case.
Also titles are sometimes placed in the wrong case.

Good luck.

Kay Cooper

> -----Original Message-----
> From: Lisbeth S. Goldberg []
> Sent: Tuesday, September 30, 1997 7:33 AM
> To: Multiple recipients of list
> Subject: barcodes/videos
> We are currently reassessing "where to place barcodes"--on the box or
> on
> the video itself for circulation. Here are some issues. We have a 3M
> system and are considering self-checkout. There is interest in being
> consistent with the placement of barcodes on books, for ease of
> processing
> purposes. Currently, the barcode is placed on the title label of the
> video itself. Anyone have any experience with or comments on any of
> the above?
> Lisbeth S. Goldberg
> Audiovisual Librarian at Arlington County Library, VA
> (703)358-6339