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Alexis Dixon <[log in to unmask]>
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Alexis Dixon <[log in to unmask]>
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Fri, 8 Feb 2019 11:49:35 -0500
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Oh my goodness, you're right! Haha I guess I'm on hyper-alert for
fraudulent DVDs. Thanks for setting the record straight.

Alexis

On Fri, Feb 8, 2019 at 11:37 AM Davis, Kevin <[log in to unmask]>
wrote:

> This is a legitimate release, however, it is an "exclusive" release, only
> sold by Target.  Playing on the '80s setting of the show, the packaging is
> designed to mimic the VHS packaging that tapes used to come in.
>
>
> Kevin
>
>
>
>
> Kevin M. Davis
> Director of Library Services
> City of South Portland
>
>
>
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Maine Libraries Discussion List <[log in to unmask]> On
> Behalf Of Alexis Dixon
> Sent: Friday, February 8, 2019 11:26 AM
> To: [log in to unmask]
> Subject: [MELIBS-L] STRANGER THINGS SEASONS 1 & 2 NOT RELEASED
>
> Hello Fellow Librarians,
>
> One of our patrons just returned a copy of Stranger Things season 1 they
> requested from another library. I noticed something STRANGE about the case.
> It has an incomplete cover (no FBI anti-piracy warning, no "not-rated"
> symbol, etc.) The cover appears to be photoshopped. I think it was
> purchased from this seller on amazon:
>
> https://www.amazon.com/Stranger-Things-Season-Target-Exclusive/dp/B078KMQRWQ/ref=sr_1_1?crid=OETB2JRPRHUF&keywords=stranger+things+season+1+dvd&qid=1549640757&sprefix=stranger+things+season+%2Caps%2C148&sr=8-1
>
> If you'll notice, on the bottom of the cover photo it says VHS, which it
> clearly is a DVD.
> Then I checked dvdsreleasedates.com and found no scheduled DVD release
> date for either season 1 or 2:
> https://www.dvdsreleasedates.com/movies/8114/stranger-things. I know it's
> a pain, but I highly recommend checking this website before purchasing DVDs.
>
> There are many libraries that have these items and 7 bib records for season
> 1 & 2.
>
> It's a never-ending battle against pirated DVDs! Good luck!
>
> *Alexis*
>
>
> Alexis M. Dixon
> Circulation Manager
> Orono Public Library
> 39 Pine Street
> Orono, ME 04473
> (207) 866-5060 ext.3
> http://library.orono.org/overview
>
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-- 
*Alexis*


Alexis M. Dixon
Circulation Manager
Orono Public Library
39 Pine Street
Orono, ME 04473
(207) 866-5060 ext.3
http://library.orono.org/overview

*A reasonable effort will be made to respond to all emails received in a
timely manner though the most expedient communication would be through our
Town phone number. Please note that all emails sent from or coming to this
address are considered a public document and are subject to the State of
Maine Freedom of Access of Law.*

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