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ERIC Number: ED406979
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1995
Pages: 0
Abstractor: N/A
Reference Count: N/A
ISBN: ISBN-1-56641-030-4
ISSN: N/A
More Than Just Books: An Introduction to the Library for Adults. [Videotape.]
American Library Association Video/Library Video Network, Towson, MD.
This videotape provides a general overview of the kinds of services and materials available at the public library. The videotape can be used as part of a general orientation program for volunteers, new users, or community groups. Topics covered include: the information desk and reference services; the Dewey Decimal System and how to locate books in the library; availability of materials on audio tape, video tape, and compact disc; online library catalogs; book selection, which is based on library reviews and patron requests; cataloging, processing, and shelving; the circulation desk; and the availability of community, business, job hunting, and health information, in addition to programs for both children and adults. (SWC)
American Library Association Video/Library Video Network, 320 York Rd., Towson, MD 21204-5179 ($50 per video).
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom; Non-Print Media
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Community; Media Staff; Practitioners
Language: English
Sponsor: N/A
Authoring Institution: American Library Association Video/Library Video Network, Towson, MD.
Note: Running time: 11 minutes.