Re: An Idea

Rick Provine (rep3s@virginia.edu)
Wed, 15 Dec 1999 14:03:35 -0800 (PST)

But its number 22 with a bullet!!

At 01:50 PM 12/15/99 -0800, you wrote:
>Please: no "Rat Girls From Venus"
>
>g.
>
>At 01:38 PM 12/15/1999 -0800, you wrote:
>>200 in 2000? Will this millenium fever ever stop?
>>
>>Great idea. Let's do it. Let's see....now where did I put that Something
>>Weird catalog....
>>
>>At 12:57 PM 12/15/99 -0800, you wrote:
>>>Hi Gang...
>>>
>>>This morning, I had an idea (how novel!) in relation to the recent
>>>discussion regarding core lists, best lists, etc. So...I'm working on this
>>>video collection development book, which attempts to provide guidance for
>>>video collection developers in multitype libraries...I know I earlier
>>>sneered at the notion of an AFI-like 100 Best list, but...what if we used
>>>VIDEOLIB and our collective expertise to compile a 200 title desert island
>>>list (the 200 videos you'd take to establish an opening day collection on
>>>Bora Bora, or something...). Seems to me such a list might be a useful
>>>inclusion in my book...as long as we called it for what it is--not
>>>exhaustive, simply the collective wisdom and opinion of working librarians.
>>>
>>>What do y'all think? There are around 350-400 folks on this list;
>>>certainly we could compile an interesting, briefly annotated list of some
>>>sort?
>>>
>>>
>>>Gary Handman
>>>Director
>>>Media Resources Center
>>>Moffitt Library
>>>UC Berkeley 94720-6000
>>>http://www.lib.berkeley.edu/MRC
>>>
>>>"Everything wants to become television" (James Ulmer -- Teletheory)
>>
>>________________________________________
>>Rick E. Provine
>>Director for Media||Robertson Media Center
>>Clemons Library||University of Virginia
>>VOICE 804.924.8814||FAX 804.924.7468
>>provine@virginia.edu
>>www.lib.virginia.edu/clemons/RMC
>>________________________________________
>>
>>
>>
>Gary Handman
>Director
>Media Resources Center
>Moffitt Library
>UC Berkeley 94720-6000
>http://www.lib.berkeley.edu/MRC
>
>"Everything wants to become television" (James Ulmer -- Teletheory)

________________________________________
Rick E. Provine
Director for Media||Robertson Media Center
Clemons Library||University of Virginia
VOICE 804.924.8814||FAX 804.924.7468
provine@virginia.edu
www.lib.virginia.edu/clemons/RMC
________________________________________