Re: DVS Videos
Fri, 05 Jun 1998 14:32:26 MDT

The Denver Public Library has all or almost all of the DVS titles and
they seem to be very popular with whom they are intended; the visually
impaired. We have had complaints from customers who checked these
videos out, not realizing that they were described. I would recommend
clearly marked packaging and BIB records.


James G. Smith
Collection Development Office
Denver Public Library
10 West 14th Avenue Parkway
Denver, CO 80204

>We are thinking of ording some of these videos for our Library and
>like to know if anyone has these videos in their collection and if so,
>what kind of responds have you gotten from the public about these
>These videos are descriptive for people who are blind or have low
>and professional narrators to match the tone of their preformance to
> the movie to maximixe the power of the spoken word.
>Loretta Whitaker Popular Library
>Central Subject Selector Multnomah County
> 801 SW 10 Portland, OR
>Fax (503) 248-5226 (503) 248-5123 x5471