From: Ann Deborah Levy (email suppressed)
Date: Mon Nov 12 2007 - 13:22:04 PST
On another filmmakers' list, someone posted the following reply from
the Chief Librarian in response to a letter sent voicing concern.
It suggests that anyone with an interest in what happens to the Donnell
Media Center should write so that their concerns can be addressed in
Cc: email suppressed
From: email suppressed
Date: Fri, 9 Nov 2007 17:00:22 -0500
Thank you for writing about how much you value the Donnell Media
am very pleased that you and so many others benefit from the
and services. Your message has been referred to me for a reply.
This is a very exciting time for the Library. The Donnell Media Center
very valuable to the New York Public Library and the New Yorkers who
it. In our new plans there will be certainly be an important place in
Library for the Media Center, its collections and services. Those plans
not yet finalized and many options are being explored within the
including the new Donnell. Your comments are being shared with
The Library expects that you will be able to continue to use the
collections during our transition, plans for which are also being
developed. Staff from Donnell Media Center are part of the overall
transition team. As the plans are finalized in the next year, we look
forward to sharing them with you and our many other library users.
Thank you for your concern and taking the time to write.
Anne J. Hofmann
Chief Librarian, Donnell Library Center
The New York Public Library
20 West 53rd Street
New York, NY 10019-6185
voice: 212-621-0613 fax: 212-245-5272
For info on FrameWorks, contact Pip Chodorov at <email suppressed>.