Re: Public libraries and video collections

Kristine R. Brancolini (
Tue, 14 Dec 1999 08:40:37 -0800 (PST)

Maybe some lists could be created as a companion publication to Gary's
book, now in revision. Just a thought...

Kristine Brancolini
Indiana University Libraries

On Tue, 14 Dec 1999 wrote:

> OK, I've lurked long enough without putting in my 2 cents worth. In an
> earlier "print" age Jim Scholtz and I did a book through ALA that was a guide
> to a basic public library video collection. We used a group of editors
> (working public librarians form various sizes and types of public libraries).
> There is a reason there are no second editions of these various works we have
> discussed--this is a humongous amount of work! And we all have other
> jobs...maybe compiling something online is a way to go to start. But we need
> to keep publishing so that we aren't just sharing information with the
> already conscientious and committed!
> Sally Mason-Robinson