Re: American Libraries Article

Ellen Druda (
Wed, 1 Apr 1998 09:45:28 -0500

Regarding Gary's work - has anybody else had any trouble playing the
streamed audio files from his site?

Ellen Druda
Half Hollow Hills Community Library
Dix Hills, NY
-----Original Message-----
From: Kristine R. Brancolini <>
To: Multiple recipients of list <>
Date: Tuesday, March 31, 1998 11:59 AM
Subject: American Libraries Article

>For those of you who haven't seen it yet, check out the "Internet
>Librarian" column in the April issue of _American Libraries_ (p. 94). It
>features Gary Handman's Online Audio Recording Project at UC Berkeley. In
>addition to Gary's work digitizing audio, the article highlights the work
>of Gary's cataloger, Mary Louise Smith. I intend to take a copy of this
>article to our Director of Technical Services, who is scrutinizing every
>cataloging area as a candidate for outsourcing. For anyone who thinks
>media librarianship is a "backwater" -- as one colleague was recently told
>by a library administrator -- this article is must-reading. Of course,
>it's must-reading for the rest of us who like to hear that once again,
>"librarians made it happen."
>Kristine Brancolini
>Indiana University Libraries