video collection classification systems

Rhonda Rosen (
Tue, 21 Apr 1998 11:21:18 -0700

hi all,

our video collection is classified and arranged by LC call numbers. Our
dept. has been overwhelmed lately with the volume of videos purchased, and is
hoping to outsource the cataloging of videos. They have found that the LC
is more expensive, and have made an assumption that nobody arranges media
collections in LC - only by accession numbers. I do not want to go to this
of system -- can you guys let me know if there really are collections out
there that
do indeed use LC?


Rhonda Rosen
Loyola Marymount University phone: (310)338-4584
7900 Loyola Blvd. email:
Los Angeles, CA 90045-8206 web page: