RE: Questions from a self-distributor

Beth Hansen (ehhan@conncoll.edu)
Wed, 9 Sep 1998 08:38:55 -0400 (EDT)

Greetings!
Just to confirm my agreement with Donald Chauncey's summary! It's
especially important for us that there be a clear, concise summary of the
film for our patrons.
Thanks for asking!
Beth Hansen

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Beth Hansen ehhan@conncoll.edu
Media Acquisitions & Cataloging Librarian
Shain Library--Connecticut College
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On Tue, 8 Sep 1998 CHAUNCEYD@mail.seflin.org wrote:

> As a public library that buys a lot of independent videos,
> 1. Hard cases are good, but we need consumer info on the cover (picture,
> summary, etc.) more than a hard case. We can stock cases, but go through
> hell creating a cover when something comes in a generic or black box.
> 2. isbn not important now (but I'm not a cataloger!)
> 3. closed captioning is definitely a plus.
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> Miami Beach Branch Library 305 535-4222 voice
> 2100 Collins Avenue 305 535-4224 fax
> Miami Beach, FL 33139
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