Public Libraries and the Internet

Document Type



Rhode Island Office of Library and Information Services, Library Television (L-TV)

Date of Original Version



This video was part of the program “Public Libraries and the Internet," a 30 minute program that aired on public access cable television station Rhode Island Interconnect A.

The program featured a round-table discussion between three librarians, with a separate section on Internet search engines and directories by Andrée Rathemacher, which appeared from minute 22:10 through 28:03.

The program was first aired on the following dates:

Sunday, July 19, 1998 - 12:30 p.m.

Monday, July 20, 1998 - 2:00 p.m.

Wednesday, July 22, 1998 - 10:30 a.m.

Wednesday, July 22, 1998 - 8:30 p.m.

It was later re-broadcast the following week and on subsequent dates.

The program was produced by Joe McGovern of the Rhode Island Office of Library and Information Services in association with the Public Relations Committee of the Rhode Island Library Association.

The video file can be downloaded from DigitalCommons above or viewed online here: https://docs.google.com/open?id=0BwFsXR9Ae67tMEVKUVp4OWtDRXM.

Public Libraries and the Internet 1998.mpg (1018701 kB)
Video file - .MPG