Good Morning,

Our collection development department is now ordering media since the merger of 
the Media Library.  A faculty member wants the library to purchase The 
Animator's Survival Kit on dvd.

Here is the response received from the vendor about purchasing the set.

"I notice that you are ordering on behalf of a university, and therefore I am 
obliged to advise you of the terms and conditions around screening rights.

If you plan to use these for screening to students or colleagues or keep in a 
library, copyright permission needs to be purchased. The cost of this is 
£1268.08, plus courier costs £37.00. You will then receive 2 copies of the 
DVDs, and the copyright permission to place them in a lending library, or 
screen them for students. Please note that all of our charges and quotes are in 

If this is for private use only, please let us know and we will supply the one 
copy you have ordered, but you should be aware that any screening use would be 

Has anyone purchased this before?   Wouldn't educational use still apply since 
it's for classroom use? Or is the something related to the UK?  We don't need 
two dvd sets.  From my calculations it would be over $2,000.  Any thoughts or 
suggestions are very welcome.



Jean Reese
Walker Library
User Services
Middle Tennessee State University
Box 13 / 1301 East Main Street
Murfreesboro, TN 37132

PH: 615-898-2725
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