Re: LC training software

Becky Albitz (
Tue, 20 Jan 1998 15:28:25 -0500


I have, right in front of me, a flyer for LC East 2.0, a version for
Windows. Take a look at their web page at
The new version is $59.95.

Hope this helps,

At 12:01 PM 1/20/98 -0800, you wrote:
>This isn't a video question really, but I have no where else to turn for
>help! You all have supplied very creative answers to a wide variety of
>queries before, I thought I'd throw this out and see if anyone has any
>ideas for me.
>In the past, our Library has used a DOS-based software product entitled
>LC Easy to train our work study students how to file and shelve
>materials using the Library of Congress classification system. Last
>semester, the University completed its campus-wide conversion from a DOS
>network to Windows 95/NT. When the Library was converted, we lost the
>ability to use that training software. I have tried every way I know to
>run it through - and outside - the Windows environment, but to no avail.
>I have checked all the catalogs I have for similar programs, but haven't
>located any yet.
>Does anyone know of any software - or even maybe a video program,
>possibly even an interactive video - that is helpful for teaching
>students how to use the LC class system.
>I know this isn't something that is usually addressed by this listserv,
>but I'm desperate! You can reply directly to me rather than the list
>( I do appreciate any help you can give.
>Thanks so much!
>Martha Bace
>Systems & Technical Services Librarian phone:
>Magale Library
>Southern Arkansas University
>100 E. University
>Magnolia, AR 71753
Becky Albitz
Head Librarian
Shenango Campus
The Pennsylvania State University