Re: A question for AV catalogers

Lucila G. Garza (lggarza@csupomona.edu)
Mon, 29 Mar 1999 09:22:28 -0800 (PST)

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Hi Rebecca! I am interested in any information you may have gotten in regards
to cataloging DVD's, i.e., format used, itype code (same as videocassette?)
are
they considered projected graphical material? Any information will be helpful!
Thanks,
Lucy

At 01:17 PM 1/31/99 -0800, you wrote:
>Greetings, all! As we prepare for our initial collection of DVD's, we are
>struggling with the GMD (general material designation - it appears after
>every title/item in our database - except for books and serials). The
>current GMD, "videorecording," is not an exact fit for DVD (but is no worse
>than our use of "sound recording" for both cassettes and CD's). To our
>knowledge, there is no GMD specifically for DVD. However, we have not
>received our new edition of AACR2e, so there *may* be one in there. Does
>anyone out there know for sure, or, if not, how are *you* designating
>DVD's in your catalog?
>
>Thanks for any ideas or input you can contribute!
>
>Rebecca Locke-Gagnon
>Toledo-Lucas Co. Public Library
>Toledo, OH
>gagnon@tlc.lib.oh.us
>
Lucy Garza
Cal Poly Pomona University Library
3801 W. Temple Ave.
Pomona, CA 91768
(909) 869-4402
(909) 869-3103 Fax
Internet Address: lggarza@csupomona.edu
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Hi Rebecca! I am interested in any information you may have gotten in regards to cataloging DVD's, i.e., format used, itype code (same as videocassette?) are they considered projected graphical material? Any information will be helpful!
Thanks,
Lucy



At 01:17 PM 1/31/99 -0800, you wrote:
>Greetings, all!  As we prepare for our initial collection of DVD's, we are
>struggling with the GMD (general material designation - it appears after
>every title/item in our database - except for books and serials).  The
>current GMD, "videorecording," is not an exact fit for DVD (but is no worse
>than our use of "sound recording" for both cassettes and CD's).  To our
>knowledge, there is no GMD specifically for DVD.  However, we have not
>received our new edition of AACR2e, so there *may* be one in there.  Does
>anyone out there know for sure, or, if not, how are *you* designating
>DVD's in your catalog?
>
>Thanks for any ideas or input you can contribute!
>
>Rebecca Locke-Gagnon
>Toledo-Lucas Co. Public Library
>Toledo, OH
>gagnon@tlc.lib.oh.us
>

Lucy Garza
Cal Poly Pomona University Library
3801 W. Temple Ave.
Pomona, CA 91768
(909) 869-4402
(909) 869-3103 Fax
Internet Address: lggarza@csupomona.edu

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