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The Resource Alistair in outer space, produced by Cecily Truett, Larry Lancit ; directed by Hugh Martin ; written by Ronnie Krauss ; produced by Lancit Media Productions, Ltd. ; a production of WNET-TV and Great Plains National Television Library

Alistair in outer space, produced by Cecily Truett, Larry Lancit ; directed by Hugh Martin ; written by Ronnie Krauss ; produced by Lancit Media Productions, Ltd. ; a production of WNET-TV and Great Plains National Television Library

Label
Alistair in outer space
Title
Alistair in outer space
Statement of responsibility
produced by Cecily Truett, Larry Lancit ; directed by Hugh Martin ; written by Ronnie Krauss ; produced by Lancit Media Productions, Ltd. ; a production of WNET-TV and Great Plains National Television Library
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Visits the Library of Congress in Washington, D.C., and goes on a treasure hunt through several library departments, including the Division of Maps and Globes, Book Restoration, and Film. Features the book Alistair in outer space by Marilyn Sadler, in which a fastidious little boy on his way to return his library books is captured by a spaceship and whisked into outer space. Introduces Conan the Librarian and reviews other books with related themes: Check it out! the book about libraries by Gail Gibbons ; Commander Toad (series) by Jane Yolen ; Map and globes by Jack Knowlton
Member of
Cataloging source
BVD
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
  • Conan the Librarian
  • Reading rainbow (Television program)
Credits note
Director of photography, Dean Parisot ; editor, James C. Wright
Dewey number
028.534
Language note
Closed captioned for the hearing impaired
LC call number
Z1037.A1
LC item number
A45 2004
PerformerNote
Presenter: LeVar Burton ; book narrated by Arnold Stang
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1914-2011-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Martin, Hugh
  • Burton, LeVar
  • Sadler, Marilyn
  • Great Plains National Instructional Television Library
  • Lancit Media Productions
  • WNED-TV (Television station : Buffalo, N.Y.)
Runtime
30
Series statement
Reading rainbow.;
Series volume
027
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Library of Congress
  • Children
  • Space flight
  • Fiction in libraries
  • Libraries
  • Television programs for children
  • DVD-Video discs
Target audience
primary
Technique
animation and live action
Label
Alistair in outer space, produced by Cecily Truett, Larry Lancit ; directed by Hugh Martin ; written by Ronnie Krauss ; produced by Lancit Media Productions, Ltd. ; a production of WNET-TV and Great Plains National Television Library
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Based on the book of the same title
  • Dates vary: container, c2006; disc, c2007
  • "The complete episode as seen on PBS"-- container
  • Originally broadcast on the PBS program Reading Rainbow in 1986
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 30 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
126.0027D
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • ocm56021340
  • (OCoLC)56021340
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Alistair in outer space, produced by Cecily Truett, Larry Lancit ; directed by Hugh Martin ; written by Ronnie Krauss ; produced by Lancit Media Productions, Ltd. ; a production of WNET-TV and Great Plains National Television Library
Publication
Note
  • Based on the book of the same title
  • Dates vary: container, c2006; disc, c2007
  • "The complete episode as seen on PBS"-- container
  • Originally broadcast on the PBS program Reading Rainbow in 1986
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 30 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
126.0027D
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • ocm56021340
  • (OCoLC)56021340
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD

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