The Resource Paper, Looking Glass Pictures, (evideo)

Paper, Looking Glass Pictures, (evideo)

Label
Paper
Title
Paper
Statement of responsibility
Looking Glass Pictures
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Although writing has been around for a long time, paper has not. In fact, putting thoughts down in written form wasn't always easy or practical. This program looks at the invention and evolution of paper, from the early forms of bamboo paper, made by the Chinese, to papyrus and paper made from cloth. Of course, a related question had also evolved over time: how do we put things on paper? The pen itself has undergone some revolutionary changes. But paper today brings other concerns, as its production is one of the largest contributors to greenhouse gases and other pollutants; thus, we now have e-paper, the one and only non-paper...paper
Member of
Cataloging source
AzPhAEM
Characteristic
videorecording
Intended audience
6 & up
Language note
Closed-captioned
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  • Films on Demand
  • Films for the Humanities & Sciences (Firm)
  • Films Media Group
  • Looking Glass Pictures
Runtime
30
Series statement
Quirky Science
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  • Mass media
  • Mechanical engineering
Technique
live action
Label
Paper, Looking Glass Pictures, (evideo)
Link
https://www.nclive.org/cgi-bin/nclsm?url=http://fod.infobase.com/PortalPlaylists.aspx?xtid=50334
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Encoded with permission for digital streaming by Films Media Group on October 02, 2012
  • Films on Demand is distributed by Films Media Group for Films for the Humanities & Sciences, Cambridge Educational, Meridian Education, and Shopware
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
Caves Walls, Stone Tablets, & Papyrus (2:11) -- Advent of Paper in China (1:47) -- Guarding & Spreading the Secret of Paper Technology (1:36) -- Early European Parchment & "Rag Paper" (1:38) -- European Paper Advances & Rise in Literacy (1:27) -- How to Make Paper (1:01) -- Invention of Ink (1:08) -- Recipe for Homemade Ink (0:40) -- Feather Pens & Fountain Pens (2:42) -- Ballpoint Pens: Sold Out the First Day (0:55) -- Advent of Ballpoint Pen (2:20) -- Making Paper Suitable for Ink (1:08) -- Paper Conservation (1:46) -- Paperless Paper & E-Paper (1:59) -- Are We Headed for a Paperless World? (0:36) -- Credits: Paper: Quirky Science (0:45)
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 streaming video file (30 min.)
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Access requires authentication through Films on Demand
Medium for sound
other
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
  • 50323s
  • 50334
Sound
sound
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
System control number
  • 100050334
  • 100050334
  • (OCoLC)823861573
System details
  • Mode of access: Internet
  • System requirements: FOD playback platform
Video recording format
other
Label
Paper, Looking Glass Pictures, (evideo)
Link
https://www.nclive.org/cgi-bin/nclsm?url=http://fod.infobase.com/PortalPlaylists.aspx?xtid=50334
Publication
Note
  • Encoded with permission for digital streaming by Films Media Group on October 02, 2012
  • Films on Demand is distributed by Films Media Group for Films for the Humanities & Sciences, Cambridge Educational, Meridian Education, and Shopware
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
Caves Walls, Stone Tablets, & Papyrus (2:11) -- Advent of Paper in China (1:47) -- Guarding & Spreading the Secret of Paper Technology (1:36) -- Early European Parchment & "Rag Paper" (1:38) -- European Paper Advances & Rise in Literacy (1:27) -- How to Make Paper (1:01) -- Invention of Ink (1:08) -- Recipe for Homemade Ink (0:40) -- Feather Pens & Fountain Pens (2:42) -- Ballpoint Pens: Sold Out the First Day (0:55) -- Advent of Ballpoint Pen (2:20) -- Making Paper Suitable for Ink (1:08) -- Paper Conservation (1:46) -- Paperless Paper & E-Paper (1:59) -- Are We Headed for a Paperless World? (0:36) -- Credits: Paper: Quirky Science (0:45)
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 streaming video file (30 min.)
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Access requires authentication through Films on Demand
Medium for sound
other
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
  • 50323s
  • 50334
Sound
sound
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
System control number
  • 100050334
  • 100050334
  • (OCoLC)823861573
System details
  • Mode of access: Internet
  • System requirements: FOD playback platform
Video recording format
other

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