Re: Feature films

carol dunn (dunnca1@oplin.lib.oh.us)
Wed, 5 May 1999 18:55:44 -0700 (PDT)

My motto, "Know your community", can't imagine LA (the home of
Hollywood) not wanting to buy it's own product.
My only problem is the number of new films that are now RATED R.
Even Disney films do not rate a G.
Carol (Findlay, Ohio) ----we have about 15,000 videos, 50% are
feature films.

On Wed, 5 May 1999, Leslie Andersen wrote:

> Hi all - I'm interested in those libraries that do NOT collect feature film
> video. Here at the County of Los Angeles Public Library, we collect
> feature film and IMO often too much. I know that many libraries do not
> collect it at all. How do you justify it? Do you have a written policy?
> How many complaints have you received? I'm looking to restrict the
> amount of feature film video we purchase here and am unabashedly
> looking for *ammunition*. Any comments on the issue are welcomed.
> Thanks very much -
>
> ++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++
> Leslie Andersen
> Non-Print Materials Evaluator
> County of Los Angeles Public Library
>
>