The Video Source Book, 59th Edition

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  • ISBN-10: 1410324990
  • ISBN-13: 9781410324993
  • DDC: 011
  • Shipping Weight: 22.34 lbs ( 10.13 kgs)
  • 5513 Pages | Print | Paperback
  • Previous Editions: 2017, 2016, 2016
  • © 2017 | Published

About

Overview

The Video Source Book continues its comprehensive coverage of the wide universe of video offerings with more than 170,000 programs on video, encompassing such categories as Movies and Entertainment, Instructional, Business and Vocational Training, Fine Arts, and Children's and Educational videos. All listings are arranged alphabetically by title. Each entry provides a description of the program and information on obtaining the title. Six indexes help speed research. Published twice a year.

Features and Benefits

  • Organized into seven sections: Video Program Listings; Alternate Title Index; Subject Index; Credits Index; Awards Index; Special Formats Index; Program Distributors.
  • Video program listings are presented alphabetically by title.
  • Each entry may potentially include more than twenty items of interest to the user, such as year of release, MPAA rating, critical rating, format options, foreign-language versions, awards. distributor, price, and more.
  • The six indexes serve special needs, including a Subject Index that encompasses over 480 specific subject headings and an Awards Index listing over 6,000 films honored by 20 national and international award bodies across some 90 competitive categories.

What's New

  • Hundreds of new entries covering new videos in entertainment, sports, instruction, self-improvement, history, and general interest.

Reviews

Recommended for large public libraries and academic libraries, particularly those with film schools.

— American Reference Books Annual

Table of Contents

Volume 1.
Highlights.
Introduction.
User’s Guide (includes sample entry).
List of Abbreviations.
Video Program Listing, A-B.
Volume 2.
User’s Guide.
List of Abbreviations.
Video Program Listing, C-E.
Volume 3.
User’s Guide.
List of Abbreviations.
Video Program Listing, F-I.
Volume 4.
User’s Guide.
List of Abbreviations.
Video Program Listing, J-M.
Volume 5.
User’s Guide.
List of Abbreviations.
Video Program Listing, N-R.
Volume 6.
User’s Guide.
List of Abbreviations.
Video Program Listing, S-T.
Volume 7.
User’s Guide.
List of Abbreviations.
Video Program Listing, U-Z.
Indexes.
Alternate Title Index.
Awards Index.
Special Formats Index.
Program Distributors.
Volume 8.
User’s Guide.
List of Abbreviations.
Subject Index.
Volume 9.
User’s Guide.
List of Abbreviations.
Credits Index.